Provider type: Physician
Languages: English, Spanish
Dr. De Jesus Rivera completed her psychiatry residency at the University of Miami in 2019. Since then, she worked as an inpatient psychiatrist at the Miami VA, while at the same time holding a voluntary faculty appointment at the University of Miami. She enjoys working with the general adult population but has a special passion for working with under-served communities. She specifically has experience working with geriatric patients. She won an award for her outstanding clinical skills as a resident and received an ‘On the Spot’ award at the Miami VA as an attending for providing above average care for a patient.
Dr. De Jesus Rivera is very passionate about her job and enjoys caring for the most vulnerable. When not at work, she spends most of her time with her family. She enjoys going to parks with her husband and 2 year old daughter, cooking and traveling.
University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital
Psychiatry Residency Program
University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences Campus; School of Medicine
University of Connecticut
National Student Exchange Program
University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras Campus
B.S. Biology 06/2004-05/2009
Honors: Magna Cum Laude