Supervised by our faculty, you’ll train in partnering community addiction treatment agencies.
You’ll develop your skills assessing and managing patients as you establish your identity as a practicing addiction medicine physician.
We’ll pair you with a dedicated faculty preceptor who will guide your progress throughout the year.
Your responsibilities will include:
1 day per week
You will train at opioid treatment in the community to learn management of patients with opioid use disorder. Skills gained include completing admission assessments, initiating methadone maintenance, accessing harm reduction interventions for patients with comorbid substance use disorders and monitoring for safety and side effects.
1/2 day per week