Addiction Medicine Clinic Block

Call:
None
Availability:
Every other month starting September 2009
Length:
4 weeks
Rotation Director:
Joe Merrill, MD

This 1-month rotation is designed for residents who plan a career working in Addiction Medicine or who want to improve their approach to patients who have problems with substance abuse. They will be trained in a variety of techniques for assessing and treating substance addicted patients. This training will take place by working in a variety of settings, including the in-patient Addiction Treatment Center (ATC) at the VA, the Suboxone Clinic at Harborview, and Madison Clinic. Additional didactic experiences will expose residents to ongoing research into addiction at the UW, groups of recovering patients in the community, and motivational interviewing techniques with psychologists at Harborview.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
AM

VA Addiction Treatment Center
(4 weeks)

1660 S. Columbian Way
Building 24, room 151 (second floor)

8:20am

Contact: Joe Reoux

Email: Joe.reoux@va.gov
Phone: (206) 277-1747
Pager: (206) 416-4192

Didactics

Contact: Joe Merrill

Phone: (206) 744-1834

 

Evergreen Treatment Services
(First 2 weeks)

1700 Airport Way S
Seattle, WA

7:00 am

Contact:
Molly Carney
,
Jackie Brolsma
phone: (206) 223-3644

HMHS/HAP
(Second 2 weeks)

Pat Steele Building
1st Floor, Room 1027

9:00 am

Contact: Christine Yuodelis-Flores
Phone: (206) 744-9883
Pager: (206) 541-1545

UW Conferences

Madison Clinic
(First 2 weeks)

Harborview Medical Center
2nd Floor, West Clinic

9:00 am

Contact: Christine Yuodelis-Flores
Phone: (206) 744-9883
Pager: (206) 541-1545

TBD
(Second 2 weeks)

Contact: Joe Merrill

Phone: (206) 744-1834

 

PM

Administrative Time or Continuity Clinic

Didactics

Buprenorphine Clinic
(4 weeks)

401 Broadway
(Pat Steele Building)
1st floor

Contact: Joe Merrill

Phone: (206) 744-1834

 

Administrative Time or Continuity Clinic

Administrative Time or Continuity Clinic