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One-year Addiction Fellowships affiliated with Harvard Medical School offer exposure to a wide range of clinical opportunities.

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Fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at MGH

One-year, full-time Addiction Fellowships affiliated with Harvard Medical School offer exposure to a wide range of clinical opportunities. Fellows receive one year of training at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and McLean Hospital. Fellows mentor and teach medical student clerkships and present article reviews in weekly seminars. Administrative and practice management issues are addressed in individual supervision with program faculty. At inpatient programs, fellows have administrative responsibilities in treatment planning.

The primary goal of the Partner’s HealthCare Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship is to train outstanding psychiatrists who will become experts in the field of psychiatry. Graduates of the fellowship may pursue careers in the clinical care of individuals with substance use disorders and their families, research, education, or a combination of these activities. MGH faculty for the clinical fellowship include:

Shelly F. Greenfield, MD, MPH
Director Partners HealthCare Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship
Associate Clinical Director, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, McLean Hospital
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

A. Eden Evins, MD, MPH
Director Center for Addiction Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital.
Schizophrenia and Depression Clinical and Research Programs, MGH
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School.

Martha Kane, PhD
Director of Addiction Services at the West End Clinic, MGH
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Janice F Kauffman, RN, MPH
Director, Addiction Psychiatry Service, Department of Psychiatry
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Vice President, Addiction Treatment Services, North Charles Foundation, Inc.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Alan Barry, MD
Psychiatrist in charge, Inpatient Program
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program McLean Hospital
Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Nalan Ward, MD
Medical Director Addiction treatment Services, North Charles Foundation, Inc.
Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Roger Weiss, MD
Clinical Director, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, Mc Lean Hospital Professor,
Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

The MGH Center for Addiction Medicine works with the MGH Outpatient Addictions Clinic within the Partners Addiction Research Fellowship, an ACGME approved clinical fellowship to offer a one year clinical fellowship that confers board eligibility in addiction psychiatry. This fellowship can be completed in one year as a full time fellowship or over two years as a half time fellowship. Potential applicants are encouraged to contact Shelly F. Greenfield, MD, MPH, Director Partners HealthCare Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship, regarding fellowship and the newly available option of a half-time clinical fellowship combined with a funded half-time research experience.


More Information:

For more information on fellowships in Addiction at MGH contact:

Shelly F. Greenfield, MD, MPH
Director Partners HealthCare Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship

A. Eden Evins, MD, MPH
Director, Center for Addiction Medicine

Awards:

  • Ruth Barr, MRCPsych: Winner of the NIMH NCDEU (National Institute of Mental Health New Clinical Drug Evaluation Unit). New Investigator Award.
  • Gustavo Angarita, MD: American Psychiatric Association, "Young Investigators Oral/slide sessions" award 2006
  • Center For Addiction Medicine:  Partners In Excellence Award 2009, in recognition of Outstanding performance and commitment to excellence
  • Gladys N Pachas, MD: Winner of the NIMH NCDEU (National Institute of Mental Health - New Clinical Drug Evaluation Unit). New Investigator Award 2010
  • Gladys N Pachas, MD: Department Award Psychiatry, MGH Clinical Research Day 2010
  • Luke Stoeckel, PhD: NARSAD Young Investigator Award 2010

 

 

 

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