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Dedicated to training physicians to provide the highest possible quality of substance use care.

The new ACGME Approved Addiction Medicine Fellowship program provides innovative and interdisciplinary, substance use clinical training for fellows including pain management and community collaboration.


  1. Provide a world class, socially conscious education to diverse trainees to prepare the next generation of addiction education leaders.

  2. Empower innovative research, scholarship and creative activities that drive knowledge creation that focuses on bettering society.

  3. Engage in high-quality integrated patient-centered care that reflects our ability to translate discoveries into practice.

  4. Engage with the community in meaningful and mutually beneficial collaborations that contribute to the public good.

Our Core Values

"No greater opportunity, responsibility, or obligation can fall to the lot of a human being than to become a physician." - Tinsley Harrison, M.D.

2023 Addiction Medicine Fellow

2023 Addiction Medicine Fellow Charles Elliott, MD

Charles Elliott, M.D.
Medical School: UAB
Residency: UAB - Anesthesiology