1698. Integrating Addiction Treatment into ID Care
Session: Symposium: ID Physicians and Addiction Medicine
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 9:10 AM
Room: N Hall D
Mark Eisenberg, MD, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA

Dr. Eisenberg is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and Harvard Medical School. He performed his clinical training in primary care internal medicine at the University of Rochester and in infectious diseases at Stanford Medical Center. He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and an internist at MGH-Charlestown Health Care Center where he practices primary care, HIV care, and the treatment of patients with substance use disorder. He was the HMS nominee for the 2007 AAMC Humanism in Medicine Award and received the 2015 HMS Charles McCabe Faculty Prize for excellence in teaching. His current focus is on harm reduction including overdose prevention, expansion of treatment for opioid addiction and advocating for the opening of safe consumption spaces for people who use drugs.


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M. Eisenberg, None

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