Punyamurtula Kishore MD, MPH, FASAM
has been a practicing public health scientist for over 30 years.
Lynn Hankes, MD, FASAM, Clinical Professor Emeritus, Dept Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, University of Washington School of Medicine; Past Director Washington Physicians Health Program; Past-President, Federal of State Physician Health Programs
Mel Pohl, MD, FASAM, Medical Director, Las Vegas Recovery Center
BY KAREN DODGE, PHD, BARBARA KRANTZ, DO, FASAM
, MS, AND PAUL J.
Smith, MD, FASAM
, FAACT Diplomate, American Board of Addiction Medicine, Director, Buxton-Smith Center for Research on Addiction Medicine and the Free Clinic Movement, San Francisco.
William Frees Haning III, MD, FASAM
, associate dean for graduate affairs, John A.
, as the company's chief medical advisor and chairman of CITA's Scientific and Medical Advisory Committee (SAMAC).
Smith, MD, FASAM
, a leading national figure in addiction treatment since his founding of the Haight Ashbury Free Clinics in the 1960s.
, FAACT, Director, Buxton-Smith Center for Research on Addiction Medicine and the Free Clinic Movement, San Francisco.
Howard Wetsman, MD, FASAM
, is Chief Medical Officer at Townsend, a network of outpatient addiction treatment centers based in Metairie, Louisiana that combines cognitive-behavioral therapy with advanced medical treatment.
Paul Earley, MD, FASAM
, of Talbott Recovery Campus in Atlanta, suggested in his comments that buprenorphine maintenance cannot be considered "recovery" because the patient's psychic experience on the drug does not reflect the strife and struggle that an addict in a drug-free program for opiate addiction would face.
Kenison Roy, MD, FASAM
, is Medical Director at Addiction Recovery Resources of New Orleans, a Metairie, Louisiana addiction treatment organization.