Training Team

Fellowship Leadership

Elizabeth F. Howell, MD, MS

Dr. Elizabeth Howell is Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Clinical) at the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, Utah, with an inpatient and outpatient practice at the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute. She is the Training Director for the Addiction Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine fellowship programs at the Univers... Read More

Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry, Adult Behavioral Health, Endocarditis, Psychiatry

Residency: Medical University of South Carolina

Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina

Michelle Bauer, MD

Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry

Fellowship: Jackson Memorial Hospital/Mount Sinai

Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital

Medical School: University Paris VI, Broussais-Hotel Dieu, Medical School of Paris

Duy Pham, MD

Duy Pham, MD, specializes in addiction and substance abuse related issues. He is currently an inpatient and outpatient physician at the University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI) and supervises adult psychiatry residents through the Recovery Center at UNI. He is an advisor/mentor to the medical students and residents. As a board-certified Add... Read More

Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry, Adult Behavioral Health, Psychiatry

Fellowship: Boston Medial Center

Residency: Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Participating Faculty

Roxanne L. Bartel, MD

Dr. Roxanne Bartel currently works at the University Neuropsychiatric Institute and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah. She trained at Yale School of Medicine and the Massachusetts Mental Health Center in Boston. Dr. Bartel has worked for over 20 years as an inpatient psychiatrist in the University o... Read More

Specialties: Adult Behavioral Health, Bipolar Disorder, Psychiatry, Schizophrenia

Residency: Massachusetts Mental Health Center

Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine

Paula Cook, MD

Paula Cook, MD, Assistant Professor (Clinical), earned her medical degree at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She completed a residency at St. Marks Family Medicine where she was Chief Resident in her final year. She is board certified in both Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine.  She has interests in the integration of ... Read More

Specialties: Addiction Medicine, Adult Behavioral Health, Family Medicine

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Christina L. Gallop, MD

Specialties: General Internal Medicine

Residency: University of Utah School of Medicine

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine

Paula Gibbs, MD

Dr. Gibbs completed medical school at the University of Utah School of Medicine in 1983. She completed Family Practice Residency at The University of Utah 1983-1986 and practiced as a family doctor in Park City, Utah from 1996 to 1993. She was also part of a group practice in a county without a medical hospital. Dr. Gibbs was the EMS director for ... Read More

Research Interests: Community and Preventive Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Human Sexual Behavior and Dysfunction, Medical Ethics, Performing and Fine Arts Medicine and Psychiatry, Psychiatry in Family Medicine, Psychopathology of HIV, Psychotherapy, Sports Medicine, Women's Health Issues

Specialties: Adult Behavioral Health, Psychiatry

Residency: University of Utah School of Medicine

Residency: University of Utah

Medical School: University of Utah

Medical School: University of Arizona

Javier Ballester Gonzalez, MD

Javier Ballester Gonzalez, MD, Assistant Professor (Clinical), earned his medical degree at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in Spain. He completed his first residency in Psychiatry at Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre de Madrid, where he also concluded a one year research fellowship. Upon being awarded a 2-year Koplowitz Fellowship to study Chi... Read More

Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry, Adult Behavioral Health - Outpatient, Psychiatry

Fellowship: Yale School of Medicine

Residency: Yale School of Medicine

Residency: Maimonides Medical Center

Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute

Residency: Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre

Medical School: Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Adam J. Gordon, MD, MPH, FACP, DFASAM

Specialties: Addiction Medicine, Epidemiology

Fellowship: VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System/University of Pittsburgh

Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Douglas D. Gray, MD

As a suicidologist, Dr. Gray studies suicide completers in an attempt to better understand suicide risk factors, and to help develop future suicide prevention programs across the age span. He uses psychological autopsies, genetics and toxicology methods to make inroads to get a better understanding of suicide risk factors. His clinical focus is pri... Read More

Research Interests: Suicide Prevention

Specialties: Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health, Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent

Residency: University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine

Tiffany Love, PhD

Dr. Love is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah with an extensive background in psychiatric neuroimaging and expertise in the areas of stress and motivation. Primarily, Dr. Love’s academic interests focus on understanding the neurobiological processes that underlie sensitivity to pain, reward, and ... Read More

Research Interests: Addiction, Functional Neuroimaging, Neurosciences, Oxytocin, Social Behavior, Social Determinants of Health, Social Support

Specialties: Neuroimaging

Lab: Lab Website

Kelly J. Lundberg, PhD

Kelly is a licensed psychologist who is an Associate Professor and Director of Operations in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Utah. Dr. Lundberg was the recipient of the Governor’s Award for Contributions to Substance Abuse Treatment and Anti-Violence in 1997 and was the 2006 recipient of the Treatment Award from the State Di... Read More

Research Interests: Addiction

Specialties: Psychiatry

Marcela C. Smid, MD, MS, MA

Marcela C. Smid, M.D. M.A. M.S., is an Assistant Professor in the division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She cares for women with pregnancies complicated by a variety of maternal and fetal conditions. Dr. Smid’s research interests include substance abuse, opioid epidemic, the global maternal obesity epidemic, pregnancy after bariatric surgery, ... Read More

Specialties: Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Fellowship: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Residency: University of Chicago Medical Center

Medical School: University of California, San Francisco/University of California, Berkeley

Steven G. Sugden, MD, MPH

Steve Sugden, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor (Clinical), earned his medical degree at University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, UT.  He completed a Psychiatry Residency program at University of California, Davis in Sacramento, CA.  More recently, he completed an MPH at University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Sugden ... Read More

Specialties: Addiction Medicine, Adult Behavioral Health - Outpatient, Psychiatry

Residency: University of California, Davis Medical Center

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

Jeremy E. Thueson, MD

Jeremy Thueson, MD, Assistant Professor (Clinical), earned his medical degree at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He completed his psychiatry residency at the University of Washington where he was chief resident of the inpatient and consult/liaison services at the University of Washington Medical Center during his final year of resid... Read More

Specialties: Addiction Psychiatry, Adult Behavioral Health - Outpatient, Psychiatry

Fellowship: VA Puget Sound Health Care System, University of Washington

Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine

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Elizabeth F. Howell, MD, MS, DFAPA, DFASAM

Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Program Director, Addiction Fellowships

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Jessie Skriner, MS, CHES
Administrative Program Coordinator
Phone: (801) 587-3543
Email: jessie.skriner@hsc.utah.edu

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