About Scott Hadland, MD, MPH

Dr. Scott Hadland is the Chief of the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine at MassGeneral Hospital for Children and Harvard Medical School. He is triple board-certified in General Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine, and Addiction Medicine. Dr. Hadland is an expert in caring for teens and young adults with addiction, and has been an international leader in educating other pediatricians and general practitioners on addressing mental health problems and substance use in youth.

He was recognized as the Emerging Leader in Adolescent Health from the American Academy of Pediatrics, the largest organization of pediatricians worldwide. He has published more than 100 scientific articles, and his work has been featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, CNN, NBC News, CBC News, and other leading news outlets.

Dr. Hadland grew up in British Columbia, Canada, before attending McGill University. He moved to the United States, where he earned an MD degree from Washington University, a Master in Public Health from John Hopkins University, and a Master of Science from Harvard University.

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Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-643-1201
Fax: 617-724-0581

Medical Education

  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Boston Combined Residency Program
  • Fellowship, Boston Childrens Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Adolescent Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Addiction Medicine, American Board of Preventive Medicine
  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

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