Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Clinical Pharmacology

Professional Bio

Marissa C. Kopatic, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology within the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
She began her medical training in Dallas at U.T. Southwestern Medical School, then completed her
Emergency Medicine residency and Medical Toxicology Fellowship training at the University of Virginia in
Charlottesville, Virginia. Her academic interests include medical education and cardiac sensitization theory.
Dr. Kopatic’s clinical practice is based at Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt Wilson County hospitals. She has a secondary appointment in the Department of Emergency Medicine and is also a member of the Tennessee Poison Center.


MD - University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School - 2015
Residency - Emergency Medicine, Chief of Emergency Medicine - University of Virginia - 2018
Fellowship - Medical Toxicology - University of Virginia - 2020