Organization

Penn State Health

Location

Hershey, PA

Date Posted

December 1, 2022

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center has 3 openings in the ACGME-accredited Addiction Medicine Fellowship training starting July 5, 2023. The mission of the Interdisciplinary Addiction Medicine Fellowship is to train the next generation of leaders who can provide the highest quality of medical care for the prevention and treatment of substance-use disorders.

The program also strives to increase the medical work force capable of providing interprofessional, integrated primary care, and specialty care for substance-use disorders to medically underserved and vulnerable populations.

The Interdisciplinary Addiction Medicine Fellowship at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is designed to be a one-year program, with an option to continue for a second year for those candidates who wish to pursue an academic career and are interested in doing addiction-related research.

The programs vision is to reduce overdose deaths, improve capacity and access to treatment and promote a substance-free population of children, adolescents, and adults in central Pennsylvania.

The fellowship is open to all candidates who are board-certified or board-eligible in a primary medical specialty of:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family and Community Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Pediatrics
  • Preventative Medicine

This program accepts J-1 visas only.

If interested, please submit the following documents to Jennifer Geiger at jgebhart1@pennstatehealth.psu.edu:

  • ERAS Application, if applicable
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • USMLE or COMLEX Scores (Step 3 scores are required)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • 3-4 Letters of Recommendation
  • ECFMG Certificate (if applicable)

https://residency.med.psu.edu/programs/interdisciplinary-addiction-medicine-fellowship/

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jennifer Geiger, C-TAGME
jgebhart1@pennstatehealth.psu.edu
717-531-5458

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