Careers of Substance: Supporting the Massachusetts Substance Use and Addictions Workforce

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A central resource for anyone involved in preventing, intervening in, treating, and supporting recovery from addictions in Massachusetts.

Events

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Feb 16 2021. Also includes Thu Feb 11 2021.
January 19, 2021

This is a multisession series for organizations ready to take action in creating/enhancing their...

Repeats every day 2 times.
January 20, 2021

This is a two day training, attending both days is required.

This is a virtual ZOOM...

January 21, 2021

This is a two day training, attending both days is required.

This is a virtual ZOOM...

News

The National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (NASADAD) has compiled this list of available federal loan repayment and fellowship programs:

Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program 

Agency: Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) 

Description: Expands the number of fellows at accredited Addiction Medicine Fellowship (AMF) and Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship (APF) programs trained as addiction medicine specialists who work in underserved, community-bases settings that integrate primary care with mental health and substance use disorder (SUD) services. The program encompasses both psychiatry and an addiction subspecialty for primary care doctors. 

Eligibility: Eligible applicants include accredited addiction medicine of addiction psychiatry fellowship programs, or a consortium consisting of at least one teaching health center and one addiction medicine or addiction psychiatry fellowship program. 

National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Substance Use Disorder Loan Repayment Program 

Agency: Health Services & Resources Administration (HRSA) 

Description: The NHSC SUD Workforce LRP expands access to evidence-based substance use disorder (SUD)...