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Deepa Camenga, MD, MHS

Pediatrics, Addiction Medicine
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Patient type treated
Child
Accepting new patients
Yes
Referral required
From physicians only
Board Certified in
Addiction Medicine and Pediatrics

Biography

Dr. Deepa Camenga is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Section of Research at Yale. She is board certified in pediatrics and addiction medicine. Dr. Camenga completed her medical education and residency training at the University of Rochester, NY. Dr. Camenga completed a fellowship in health services research through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at Yale. She works with residents and students in the YNHH Primary Care Center and treats adolescents and young adults at the APT Foundation. Dr. Camenga’s research focuses on improving practices around the identification and treatment of drug and tobacco use disorders in adolescents in young adults; understanding adolescent nicotine dependence and its co-occurrence with substance use; and understanding youth behaviors around emerging tobacco products.

YCCI Scholar 2014

Project: 09/19/14 - 09/18/16

Text Messaging to Augment Physician Advice for Smoking Cessation in a College Health Clinic

Titles

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Education & Training

  • MHS
    Yale School of Medicine, Health Services Research (2012)
  • Residency
    University of Rochester Golisano Children Hospital (2009)
  • Residency
    University of Rochester Golisano Children Hospital (2008)
  • MD
    Univ of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry (2005)
  • BA
    Yale University (2000)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine
  • Chief Resident
    Children's Strong Hospital, Rochester, New York

Additional Information

Biography

Dr. Deepa Camenga is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Section of Research at Yale. She is board certified in pediatrics and addiction medicine. Dr. Camenga completed her medical education and residency training at the University of Rochester, NY. Dr. Camenga completed a fellowship in health services research through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at Yale. She works with residents and students in the YNHH Primary Care Center and treats adolescents and young adults at the APT Foundation. Dr. Camenga’s research focuses on improving practices around the identification and treatment of drug and tobacco use disorders in adolescents in young adults; understanding adolescent nicotine dependence and its co-occurrence with substance use; and understanding youth behaviors around emerging tobacco products.

YCCI Scholar 2014

Project: 09/19/14 - 09/18/16

Text Messaging to Augment Physician Advice for Smoking Cessation in a College Health Clinic

Titles

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Education & Training

  • MHS
    Yale School of Medicine, Health Services Research (2012)
  • Residency
    University of Rochester Golisano Children Hospital (2009)
  • Residency
    University of Rochester Golisano Children Hospital (2008)
  • MD
    Univ of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry (2005)
  • BA
    Yale University (2000)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine
  • Chief Resident
    Children's Strong Hospital, Rochester, New York

Additional Information