Program Requirements

Individuals accepted into the Addiction Psychiatry subspecialty training program must have satisfactorily completed an ACGME-accredited residency in psychiatry.

The complete application packet includes the following:

  • Letter of interest
  • Completed application
  • Documentation from current or prior psychiatry residency training director of (anticipated) successful completion of program requirements
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of reference
  • Medical and/or graduate school transcripts
  • Evidence of state licensure
  • USMLE status
  • ECFMG status, where applicable
  • Visa status

All qualified applicants will be invited for a day-long interview with Program Director and faculty, including site visits.

Requirements for Psychiatry as formulated by the ACGME.

For more information, please contact:

Merrill Herman, MD
Program Director - Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Belfer Building, Room 403
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
(Maria Perri - Program Administrator/Contact)
Tel: 718-430-3080
Tel: 929-348-3133

(Dr. Merrill Herman – Program Director/Contact)
Tel: 718-920-6770