Center for Addiction Medicine

MGH Career Development Program in Substance Use and Addiction Medicine

Program Mentors

Eden Evins Square

Eden Evins, MD, MPH

Founding Director MGH Center for Addiction Medicine and Cox Family Professor of Psychiatry in the field of Addiction Medicine at Harvard Medical School    (617) 643-4679

Dr. Evins is a clinically trained psychiatrist with consecutive funding since 1999 as PI on NIDA funded projects to conduct studies of efficacy of pharmacotherapeutic cessation aids in smokers with and without serious mental illness… (more)


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Nancy Rigotti, MD

Founding Director, Tobacco Research & Treatment Center, Associate Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-3548

Dr. Rigotti is a general internist with research training and expertise in clinical epidemiology, clinical trials, outcomes research, implementation science, and tobacco control policy… (more)


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Margarita Alegria, PhD

Chief of the Disparities Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-4987

Dr Alegria is dedicated to understanding and improving health services, and eliminating health and health care disparities for diverse racial and ethnic and/or immigrant populations… (more)


Ingrid Bassett SquareIngrid V. Bassett, MD, MPH

Infectious Disease Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital. Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School     (617) 726-0637

Dr Bassett focuses on innovative ways to screen for HIV and tuberculosis and to optimize linkage to care for these diseases in South Africa. She is PI of the multi-site Sizanani RCT… (more)


Joan Camprodon-Gimenez SquareJoan A. Camprodon-Gimenez, MD, PhD

Director, Division of Neuropsychiatry; Director, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) clinical service; Director, Laboratory for Neuropsychiatry & Neuromodulation at Massachusetts General Hospital. Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-5600

Dr. Camprodon is the director of the Division of Neuropsychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Clinically, he is the founding director of… (more)


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Raymond Chung, MD

Director of Hepatology and Liver Center, Vice Chief Gastrointestinal Division, Kevin and Polly Maroni Research Scholar, Massachusetts General Hospital     (617) 724-7562

Dr. Chung’s group focuses on the medical complications of drug use, including acute and chronic hepatitis C virus infection, cirrhosis, and HIV infection… (more)



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Darin Dougherty, MD, MMSc

Director, Division of Neurotherapeutics, Massachusetts General Hospital. Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-6143

Dr. Dougherty, a psychiatrist and translational neuroscientist, directs the Division of Neurotherapeutics at MGH. The Division provides clinical services and conducts research with device and/or surgical treatments for psychiatric illness… (more)


Maurizio Fava SquareMaurizio Fava, MD

Associate Dean for Clinical & Translational Research; Director, Division of Clinical Research of the MGH Research Institute, Executive Vice Chair for Research, MGH Department of Psychiatry, Executive Director, Clinical Trials Network & Institute (CTNI). Slater Family Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-2513

Dr. Fava is a highly productive and innovative clinical and translational researcher and a beloved mentor with a strong record of fostering career development… (more)

Kenneth Freedberg SquareKenneth Freedberg, MD, MSc

Director of the Medical Practice Evaluation Center at Massachusetts General Hospital. Director of the Program in HIV Epidemiology and Outcomes Research in the Harvard University Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)     (617) 724-8597

Dr Freedberg focuses on evaluating clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness of care in the U.S. and globally. He has developed widely-used computer models to incorporate epidemiologic, clinical, and cost data… (more)


Jodi Gilman SquareJodi Gilman, PhD

Director for Neuroscience Center for Addiction Medicine. Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School     (617) 643-7293

Dr Gilman is a highly productive neuroscientist focused on the neurobiological determinants and consequences of drug use. She conducted her post-doctoral fellowship… (more)


Laura Holsen SquareLaura Holsen, PhD, MS

Research Associate in the Departments of Psychiatry and Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 525-8772

Dr Holsen’s work in clinical neuroscience investigates reward processing, hormones, and appetite phenotypes in eating disorders, obesity, and depression… (more)



Amy Janes SquareAmy C. Janes, PhD

Director of the Functional Integration of Addiction Research Laboratory at the McLean Imaging Center, and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 855-3244

Dr. Janes conducts clinical neuroimaging studies of addictive disorders to define the neurological basis of risk for addictive disorders to inform efforts at personalized treatment… (more)


John Kelly SquareJohn F. Kelly, PhD

Elizabeth R. Spallin Associate Professor of Psychiatry in Addiction Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Founder and Director of the Recovery Research Institute at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Program Director of the Addiction Recovery Management Service (ARMS) at MGH, Associate Director of the MGH Center for Addiction Medicine     (617) 643-1980

Dr. Kelly is a former President of the American Psychological Association (APA) Society of Addiction Psychology, and is a Fellow of the APA and a diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology… (more)


Douglas Levy SquareDouglas Levy, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School     (617) 643-3595

Dr. Levy studies how policies in public health, healthcare finance, and health services can improve primary and higher order prevention to improve population health… (more)



Bertha Madras SquareBertha Madras, PhD

Psychobiologist, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse at the McLean Hospital, Professor of Psychobiology, and Founding Chair of the Division on Neurochemistry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 855-2406

Dr Madras led a multidisciplinary, collaborative team of experts in medicinal chemistry and drug design, molecular and cell biology, behavioral biology and brain imaging to investigate psychoactive and therapeutic drug mechanisms… (more)



Nikolas Makris SquareNikolaos Makris, MD, PhD

Director of the Center for Morphometric Analysis, the Morphometric Analysis Center Core, co-Director of the Center for Neural Systems investigations at Massachusetts General Hospital Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Neurology, Harvard Medical School     (617) 726-5743

Nikos Makris, M.D., Ph.D. is a systems neuroanatomist, imaging scientist, and psychiatrist. He is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology in the Departments of Psychiatry and… (more)


Conall O'Cleirigh SquareConall O’Cleirigh, PhD

Director of Behavioral Medicine and the Associate Director of the Global Division’s T32 Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 643-0385

Dr. O’Cleirigh’s principal research interest is in adapting cognitive behavioral techniques for psychiatric and substance use disorders, with an emphasis on HIV prevention and treatment, supported by grants from NIDA, NIMH, NICHD and NIAID… (more)


Elyse Park SquareElyse Park, MPH

Director of Behavioral Research, Tobacco Research and Treatment Center at Massachusetts General Hospital. Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Psychology), Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-6836

Dr. Park’s research focuses on improving and integrating behavioral health treatment among cancer populations and populations at risk for cancer, especially tobacco users. She develops motivational and mind-body interventions… (more)


Tracey Petryshen SquareTracey Petryshen, PhD

Faculty in the Psychiatric Neurogenetics Unit at MGH. Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School     (617) 726-4960

The overarching goal of her research is to elucidate the genetic causes and neural mechanisms underlying psychiatric disorders, primarily schizophrenia and bipolar disorder… (more)


Jordan Smoller SquareJordan Smoller, MD, MS, ScD

Associate Chief for Research for the Department of Psychiatry, Director of Psychiatric Genetics and of the Psychiatric and Neurodevelopment Genetics Unit and the Precision Medicine Unit, Center for Genomic Medicine, Director of the Omics Unit of the Division of Clinical Research Program at Massachusetts General Hospital. Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health     (617) 724-0835

Dr Smoller leads a research program focused on understanding the genetic and environmental determinants of psychiatric disorders through large-scale genomic/biomarker studies of neuropsychiatric phenotypes… (more)


Anne Thorndike SquareAnne Thorndike, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School     (617) 724-4608

Dr. Thorndike’s research focuses on individual and population-level behavioral interventions to prevent cardiometabolic disease. Her early research, mentored by Dr. Rigotti, focused on… (more)


Roger Weiss SquareRoger Weiss, MD

Chief of the Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse at McLean Hospital. Professor of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital     (617) 855-2242

Dr. Weiss is an international expert in co-occurring substance use disorder and psychiatric illness, with landmark work in treatment of substance dependence among those with bipolar disorder and treatment of… (more)


Jonathan Winickoff SquareJonathan Winickoff, MD, MPH

Director of Pediatric Research, Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School      (781) 487-4340

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