Dr. Thomas obtained here undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan with a B.S in Biology/Psychology. She attended the Medical College of Ohio for medical school and completed her residency training at Wayne State University/Hutzel Hospital. While at Hutzel Hospital, she was elected executive chief resident during her final year. Dr. Thomas has received numerous awards for her commitment to teaching residents. She received the Joan Stryker, M.D. award for “Excellence in Teaching” for 2 consecutive years and the Henry Ford Faculty Staff Teaching Award.