Mentoring and Cirricula
The AMT is committed to delivering superb longitudinal mentoring, regardless of your career plans: You may see yourself splitting your time between hospitalist work and service on an addiction consult team, delivering MOUD in the primary care setting, or completing addiction medicine fellowship—our job is to prepare you to lead in your chosen field.
UK has renowned researchers, clinicians, and educators working in addiction medicine. You will work with the track director to identify the stable of mentors you need to succeed.
The field of addiction medicine changes rapidly, with new bench research, clinical studies, laws, and patient voices informing and impacting care. The AMT provides several curricula to meet the educational needs of our residents.
Rapid Review Roundtable
Quarterly rapid lit review sessions covering 3-4 recent papers, led by content experts and co-residents
Conducted during ambulatory blocks
AMT residents present one paper 2x/year
Addiction Research Toolbox (ART) Series
Seminar series on research and QI methods in addiction medicine
Capstone research or quality improvement project
Opportunities for travel/conference support to present project
Chief Resident Immersion Training (CRIT) Program
4 day immersive training in addiction medicine in Boston for PGY3+ AMT track members
Transportation, housing costs supported by the track