Bakari Vickerson, M.D., F.A.P.A.

Bakari Vickerson, M.D., F.A.P.A. 

Assistant Professor

Psychiatry & Behavioral Science

Location: Grady Hospital


Emory University School of Medicine

University of Arizona Integrative Medicine 
Fellowship: Integrative Medicine


Howard University College of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

Morehouse College
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Research Interests

The effects of modified lifestyle changes as adjunctive treatment of Depression, Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia. 

Clinical Interests

Integrative Holistic Health


Christopher D Black, Bakari Vickerson, Kevin K McCully
Noninvasive assessment of vascular function in the posterior tibial artery of healthy humans; Dynamic Medicine, 2:1 (11 February 2003)

Honors and Awards

  • Spirit of the League Award by the Atlanta Urban League, Atlanta, GA 2009
  • Outstanding Leader of Howard University College of Medicine Class Award, Washington, DC 2008
  • Minority Scholarship American Psychiatric Association Conference, San Diego, CA 2007
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor’s Society, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA 2004
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor’s Society, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA 2004
  • Gates Millennium Scholar, Atlanta, GA 2001