Welcome​ to the Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Program!

Welcome to the UCSD Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship! UCSD has a long tradition of cutting edge and innovative research in substance use and addiction. With the introduction of the UCSD Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship in 2018, we add a clinical fellowship training experience to utilize the outstanding faculty and educational opportunities to create the next generation of clinical leaders in Addiction Psychiatry.

UCSD Addiction In the News

Early Life Nicotine Exposure Alters Neurons, Influences Brain to Addiction Later 
Features Davide Dulcis, PhD, and Ben Romoli, PhD, postdoctoral fellow

Medical Marijuana Use Rising Among Cancer Patients 
U.S. News & World Report
Features Jona Hattangadi-Gluth, MD

No Benefit, Potential Harm in Adding Cannabis to Opioids for Pain
Features Mark Wallace, MD

UC San Diego Emergency Rooms Armed with New Tools to Tackle Opioid Crisis
San Diego 7
Features Dan Lasoff, MD

Study Identifies Predictors of Psychiatric Events During Drug-Assisted Smoking Cessation 
UCSD Newsroom
Features Robert Anthenelli, MD

A visit to the ER could out opioid-addicted patients on path to recovery 
San Diego Tribune
Features Daniel Lasoff, MD

Program Gives UC San Diego Health New Resources to Combat Opioid Epidemic 
UCSD Newsroom
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

Scripps, UC San Diego Health land Opioid Treatment Grants
San Diego Business Journal
Features Daniel Lasoff, MD, and Carla Marienfeld, MD

Helping drug abusers, with just 10 numbers
San Diego Union Tribune
​Features John Ayers, PhD

U.S. Substance Abuse Helpline Largely Unknown
Features John Ayers, PhD

Important Dates

NAADAC Annual Conference (The Association for Addiction Professionals) 
September 28-October 3, 2019
Orlando, Florida

Addiction Health Services Research (AHSR) Conference 
October 16-18, 2019
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American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD) Conference 
October 19-23, 2019
Chicago, Illinois
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AMERSA Conference (Association for Multidisciplinary Education and Research in Substance Use and Addiction)
November 7-9, 2019
Boston, Massachusetts
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AAAP 30th Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium
December 5-8, 2019
San Diego, CA
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Contact Us

Lindsay Gomez
Program Coordinator

Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Program
9500 Gilman Drive MC 0603
La Jolla, CA 92093-0603
(858) 534-5525

Apply here!

We will be begin accepting applications for the 2020 - 2021 Fellows on May 1, 2019.