About Dr. Roberts
Dr. Jessiela Roberts is a native of the island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, where she completed medical school at Trinity School of Medicine. She is a board certified Family Medicine practitioner and completed her residency training at the UAMS Family Medicine Program in Fort Smith. She went on to complete a fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at UAMS Hospice and Palliative program in Little Rock. Dr Roberts currently serves the UAMS West Campus in the role of Assistant Professor.
She has clinical experience as an Associate Medical Director of Mercy Hospice and Palliative Care and served as a clinical preceptor for the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr Roberts is the Founder and Medical Director of Palliative Health Solutions.
She enjoys teaching and inspiring medical students and residents. She is also passionate about providing good quality, compassionate comprehensive patient care.
She is married with two adorable children. She loves giving hugs and inspiring joy in those around her.
Dr. Roberts' Academic Background
Education and Training
- Medical School
- Trinity School of Medicine
- American Academy of Family Physicians