Based on the textbook; The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine sixth edition

Supplemented by the textbook; The ASAM Criteria, and recorded conferences and lectures through ASAM and ACAAM including The ASAM Board Exam Study Course, The ACAAM Didactic Lecture Series. Also Journal article reviews, and Board Exam questions.


Most of the Rotations will be through River Oaks Treatment Center with 9 of the 13 28 day rotations being spent at this Campus. Admission of the Patient with an H&P/Addiction evaluation and following each client as the primary Addiction Medicine provider until discharge. Typical levels of care from “detox” through Inpatient rehab, residential treatment care, partial hospitalization programming, to Intensive outpatient programming. The campus includes a structure housing recovery residence for clients in the Outpatient levels of care.

A “Medications for Opiate Use Disorder (MOUD) program within Residential treatment is part of these 9 rotations.

Up to 4 electives off campus are allowed currently with an established rotations through Brandon Regional Hospitals Emergency department, the private Pain management office of Dr. Arpit Patel’s

Potential off site rotations for OB-Gyn, Surgery, and Pediatrics may be arrangeable with enough notice. (2020-2021 Fellows both chose to do 2 of the electives at River Oaks)