Biography

Dr. Prescott received her training in Internal Medicine at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and her training in Rheumatology at UT Southwestern Medical Center.  She is the Rheumatology Fellowship Program Director and the Internal Medicine Associate Program Director for Quality and Safety. 

Dr. Prescott also works as the supervisor and mentor for the Chief Resident in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety.  She has an interest in educating and empowering medical residents to make changes in the healthcare delivery system of tomorrow by incorporating patient safety and quality improvement concepts today. 

Education

Undergraduate University of Texas at Arlington (1996), Biology
Medical School Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (2001), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement

Honors & Awards

  • Chief Resident
    Internal Medicine (2003)
  • Jose Garcia Award, MD
    Outstanding Resident Award (2002)
  • Best Intern
    Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas (2001)
  • Most Considerate of Colleagues
    Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas (2001)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • American Medical Association
  • Arthritis Foundation