Eligibility and Application Requirements

Thank you for your interest in the Research in Addiction Medicine Scholars (RAMS) Program!

Applications are accepted until September 7, 2016.


Sandra Gomez-Luna (2013-15)



  • Be an addiction medicine or addiction psychiatry fellow in a 2-year program (or equivalent) with a research component
  • Expect to spend a significant amount of time pursuing clinical research during the course of the RAMS program
  • Be able to participate in the entire two year program
  • Attend with a faculty mentor (and who completes a Faculty Mentor application)
  • Complete a RAM Scholar application, including a personal statement of motivation and goals, brief description of a possible research project, curriculum vitae (CV), letter of nomination from Fellowship director, letter of support from a faculty member (mentor) who will support your integration of addiction medicine into the research projects at your institution*




Mentor, Shannon Miller


  • Be a Program Director or core fellowship program faculty
  • Have a fellow who has applied to the RAMS program
  • Be able to assist with the advisement, development, and implementation of the research project
  • Be able to participate in the entire two year program
  • Complete a RAMS Mentor application, including a biosketch, and personal statement which describes how attending the RAMS Program with your scholar will enhance his/her ability to implement addiction medicine research, including completion of a research project developed through their RAMS participation and how your current faculty position will enable you to add addiction medicine content into the fellowship program curriculum. *If your Fellowship Director is also your mentor, please have this stated in just one letter.

For further information, please contact:

Danna Gobel
Clinical Research Director
801 Massachusetts Ave, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02118
Phone: 617.414.6946
Fax: 617.414.4676