Addiction Medicine Fellowship

The Addiction Medicine Fellowship is a 12-month program that offers specialized training in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of substance use disorders. For more information, please email us.

Addiction Medicine Fellowship

The Addiction Medicine Fellowship is a 12-month program that offers specialized training in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of substance use disorders. For more information, please email us.

Addiction Medicine Fellowship

The Department of Emergency Medicine at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) offers a one-year ACGME-accredited fellowship in Addiction Medicine. The Addiction Medicine Fellowship is a 12-month program that offers specialized training in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of substance use disorders. The Addiction Medicine fellow will rotate through a variety of practice settings including a dual diagnosis inpatient unit, an inpatient rehabilitation unit, the emergency department, the addiction consult service, and a variety of outpatient services including a justice center clinic, the Mothers and Children’s dependency clinic, and the pain management clinic. The fellow will maintain a longitudinal clinic in our opioid use disorder clinic and our substance use disorder clinic at Recovery Resources.  

Several unique features of this fellowship include:

  • Exposure to a dual diagnosis inpatient unit and an acute rehabilitation inpatient unit
  • Case finding and treatment in the Emergency Department
  • A longitudinal clinic within a community mental health center
  • Optional electives in a methadone clinic and in the HIV clinic
  • Extensive experience in a pain management clinic
  • Exposure to patients across a range of inpatients through the consult service
  • Didactic education in conjunction with the City-wide addiction medicine grand rounds
  • Prepares the Fellow to take the American Board of Preventive Medicine Addiction Medicine Certification Examination

Questions? Please contact the Fellowship Coordinator, Elizabeth Pavlick, at [email protected].

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