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Deepa Camenga, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Contact Information

Deepa Camenga, MD, MHS

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • 464 Congress Avenue

    Suite 260

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States



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

Education & Training

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

Professional Service

American Academy of PediatricsProgram Planning Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics’ 2019 National Conference and Exhibition Pediatrics for the 21st Century2018 - Present
American Academy of PediatricsMember, Committee on Substance Use and Prevention2016 - Present
Academic Pediatric AssociationCo-Chair, Pediatric Tobacco Issues Special Interest Group2013 - 2015

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