Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Effective Health Communication Core


PhD - Peabody College, Vanderbilt University
MS - Couples and Family Counseling - North Carolina at Greensboro, 2008
BA - Psychology - Vanderbilt University, 2006

Postgraduate Training


Postdoctoral Fellowship in Internal Mediicne, 2012, 2014

Research Description

Dr. Mayberry’s research focuses on families’ experiences with the health and mental health care systems, and interactions between family members and health care providers in the context of chronic illness. Her current work focuses on the role of family member support in diabetes self-management behaviors among adults to inform the development of family-based interventions.