Psychiatry Fellowship Programs

Addiction Psychiatry

We currently offer a one-year ACGME accredited fellowship in Addiction Psychiatry at the PGY-5 level with training sites primarily within the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. Rotations include: Inpatient detoxification (including substance such as Alcohol, Opioids and/or Benzodiazepines); Outpatient SUD clinics (including experience with agonist therapy such as Methadone and Suboxone, as well as Naltrexone); Consultative rotations to Inpatient Medicine and Pain Medicine Clinic; Adolescent rotation at UCLA.

Please prepare and submit the following materials: CV, Personal Statement, USMLE score transcript, medical school transcript, 3 LORs, ECFMG certificate (if applicable). Start Date: July 1, 2019. Note: Addiction fellowships do not use a Match and tend to fill up a year in advance. Contact information: Shabnam Balali, M.D., Program Director: shabnam.balali@va.gov