Sirisha completed her neurology residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York. She began her training at Cornell University, where she also completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology, earning Honors Cum Laude. She then worked as a clinical research coordinator at the Mount Sinai Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center where she was mentored by Dr. Mary Sano and published a peer-reviewed research article on diabetes care and the effect on risk factors for developing Alzheimer’s type dementia. She is known for her warm bedside manner and strong work ethic. She was selected as the Consultant of the Month by the Mount Sinai Emergency Department. She became very interested in movement disorders and published another case report with Dr. Steven Frucht describing vascular progressive supranuclear palsy-like syndrome. She aspires to have an academic career in movement disorders.