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

6 Ways UC San Diego Health is Combatting the Opioid Crisis
12/20/2018
UCSD Newsroom 
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

New Digital Therapeutic Shows Promise of Opioid Addiction
12/10/2018
Medscape
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

11/19/2018
iHeartRadio
Features Abraham Palmer, PhD

The US Is Sending Its Addiction Problem Over The Border
10/15/2018
Buzzfeed  
Features Patricia Gonzalez-Zuniga, PhD

How Alcohol Causes Blackouts and Blocks Memories
09/26/08
Washington Post 
Features Susan Tapert, PhD

How Immodium Became Appealing to Opioid Addicts
09/03/2018 
Med Shadow 
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD 

LGBQ teens at higher risk of substance use than heterosexual peers, study shows
7/16/2018
The Medical News
Features Laramie Smith, PhD, and Steffanie Strathdee, PhD

Should People with Drug Addictions Be Forced Into Rehab
6/18/2018
Healthline
Features Dan Werb, Ph.D.

A New Injectable Sensor Monitors Alcohol Use In Real Time 
5/3/2018
HCA News 
Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

New York Times 
Features Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH

2/5/2018
New York Times 
Features Marc Shuckit, MD

Medical Providers Target Areas of Risk to Combat Opioid Abuse
1/30/2018 
San Diego Business Journal
Features William Perry, PhD

Important Dates

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry Annual Meeting 
29th Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium
December 6-9, 2018
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa Bonita Springs, FL
Register Here

Society for Research on Tobacco and Nicotine 25th Annual Meeting 
February 20-23, 2019 
Hilton San Francisco Union Square, San Francisco, CA 
Registration Opens in December

Addiction Society of Addiction Medicine 50th Annual Conference 
April 4-7, 2019 
Orlando, FL 
Click here for more information

American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting
May 18-22, 2019
San Francisco, CA


Contact Us

​Jeanine Chan
Program Coordinator

Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Program
9500 Gilman Drive MC 0603
La Jolla, CA 92093-0603
(858)822-2053
jec182@ucsd.edu

Apply here!