Deepa Camenga, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Years active at Yale: 2012-present
Dr. Camenga is being recognized for her innovative work as a physician-scientist with expertise in adolescent addiction, smoking cessation, and young adult e-cigarette use. She is a recent graduate of the National Institute on Drug Abuse K12 scholar program at Yale. She was recently selected to serve on a national American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Substance Use and Prevention, tasked with protecting and improving the health and well-being of children and adolescents throughout the country. She is one of a very few clinicians in the state that provides medication treatment for adolescents and young adults with opioid use disorder.