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Addiction Medicine Fellowship at UPMC in Central Pa.

The UPMC Medical Education Harrisburg Addiction Medicine Fellowship is a 12 month ACGME program in Harrisburg, Pa.  The program is committed to providing its fellows with an enriching academic and clinical learning experience with the ultimate goal of developing physicians who lead in providing care to patients with substance use disorders. The fellow will learn to work as an effective member of a healthcare team, in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. Faculty members will teach the fellow how to service both the immediate and unique needs of the diverse community.  Following successful completion, the fellow may sit for ABMS-level certification.

Program Requirements

  • Eligibility for Pennsylvania licensure. 
  • Eligibility for Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) licensure. 
  • ACLS/BLS certified. 
  • Board-certified or board-eligible in a primary medical specialty of: Emergency Medicine, Family and Community Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, or Pediatrics.

Application Information

  • One 12 month fellowship position is offered through the application process in ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service).

Benefits

 Our fellows are eligible for the following benefits. View our current benefits

Stipend AY 2022-2023

PGY 4: $68,890
PGY 5: $71,302
PGY 6: $73,819
PGY 7: $76,378
PGY 8: $79,061

Training

Fellows will train at a variety of locations in Central Pa., to include UPMC Harrisburg, Pinnacle Health Center for Addiction Recovery, Gaudenzia Inpatient Detox, Premier Medical Rehab, UPMC Carlisle Rehab, UPMC Women’s and Babies The STRENGTH Program, Harrisburg Harm Reduction Project, UPMC Center for Addiction Recovery Mobile Unit.  The fellow may also have the opportunity to train at UPMC locations in Pittsburgh.

Faculty

 
Bethany Franklin, MD
Adult Consult Psychiatrist at UPMC

Amanda Jernigan, LCSW
Corporate Outpatient Director, Gaudenzia 

Jordan Klein, MD
Medical Director, UPMC Carlisle Rehab
Associate Medical Director, Encompass Health
Director, Premier Medical Rehab

Greg Swartzentruber, MD
Fellowship Program Director
Emergency Room Physician, UPMC
Addiction Medicine Physician/Medical Director, UPMC Pinnacle Center for Addiction Recovery

Need more information?

Kim Miller
UPMC in Central Pa. 
Addiction Medicine Fellowship Coordinator
Phone: 717-231-8429
millerka18@upmc.edu

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