Associate Director Addiction Medicine, Medical Director MOTIVATE Clinic
Virginia Commonwealth University
Mishka Terplan is board certified in both obstetrics and gynecology and in addiction medicine. His primary clinical, research and advocacy interests lie along the intersection of reproductive and behavioral health. He is currently Professor in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Psychiatry and the Associate Director of Addiction Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is the Addiction Medicine Consultant for Virginia Medicaid and provides consultant services for the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare. Dr. Terplan has active grant funding and has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles with emphasis on health disparities, stigma, and women’s access to treatment. He has spoken before the United States Congress and has participated in expert panels at CDC, SAMHSA, ONDCP, OWH, FDA and NIH primarily on issues related to gender and addiction.
Tuesday, April 23
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM