About Us


Sarah Atkinson, M.D., Vice President, Clinical Development

Sarah Atkinson, M.D., has over 30 years of experience in clinical psychiatry, where she has provided care to patients in a private practice setting, a hospital practice setting, including teaching experience, and in clinical research. She has authored books, chapters of books and numerous papers. Dr. Atkinson has been a guest presenter at many schools, hospitals, associations, and conferences worldwide.

Before joining Emalex, Dr. Atkinson worked for a clinical research organization as a consultant and medical monitor. Previously, she was the director of Finger Lakes Clinical Research where she conducted clinical research for more than 15 years as an investigational site for numerous psychiatric and central nervous system disorders products. Dr. Atkinson has also held numerous positions utilizing her psychiatric expertise at distinguished organizations and health centers.

Dr. Atkinson graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. She received a master’s degree in mathematics from Tulane University/Princeton University. Dr. Atkinson is board-certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry.