Dr. Palmisano was born and raised in Oklahoma. She attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN for her undergraduate degree and medical degree. She decided to stay at Vanderbilt Medical Center for her Internal Medicine residency training. She completed a year of hospitalist medicine in Nashville, TN before moving to the Bay Area in the summer of 2018 with her husband.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her dog exploring all that the bay are has to offer. She enjoys snow skiing, hiking, going to the beach, exploring new restaurants, baking cookies and watching football.