Dr. Meredith Throop started as Places for People’s first full-time medical director in October 2015. The St. Louis native performed her undergraduate work at Amherst College, then finished her pre-medical training at Columbia University in New York City. Dr. Throop graduated from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. She was introduced to Places for People when she performed her psychiatry residency at PfP. As medical director, Throop oversees all integrated medical and psychiatric services at Places for People.