Addiction Medicine Fellowship

Addiction medicine fellowship video

At UB, we’ve set the standard for training in addiction medicine. Join our one-year fellowship program and see how you can make a profound impact on the lives of patients with substance use disorders.

Our program — accredited by the American Board of Addiction Medicine and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education — prepares you to assume a leadership role in all areas of addiction medicine, from clinical care to research and education.

We train learners to deliver compassionate and effective evidence-based care to people with substance use disorders and to advocate for this marginalized population.

Learn more about how we can prepare you for a rewarding career in our cutting-edge field:

  • Message from the Program Director
    UB is raising the profile of — and training standards in — addiction medicine.
  • Curriculum
    Our one-year addiction medicine fellowship offers you in-depth clinical experience and a solid didactic education in our dynamic field.
  • Clinical Training Sites
    Training in our inpatient and outpatient sites, you’ll develop the skills to confidently practice addiction medicine in any setting.
  • Our Fellows and Alumni
    Our graduates enjoy rewarding careers as academic and community leaders as they help fill the critical need for specialized treatment providers.
  • Research Awards
    Our medical school sponsors awards that recognize your hard work and support your professional activities.
  • Community Outreach
    Community faculty physicians volunteer as preceptors at Well Health Clinic at PATH (People Against Trafficking Humans). Medical students at UB lead this clinic serving the needs of women struggling with mental health, substance use, and domestic violence in the context of human trafficking. We welcome fellows to join our effort to help this vulnerable group.
  • How to Apply
    The one-year fellowship immerses learners in an interdisciplinary addiction training curriculum.

Choosing the Right Fellowship

Discover the components of a rewarding addiction medicine fellowship. Find out how to select a program that helps you develop the expertise you need for a successful clinical or academic career.

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ACGME Accredited

This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).