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Joao P. De Aquino MD

Resident Psychiatry

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Joao P. De Aquino, MD

Lab Location

Mailing Address

  • 300 George St

    New Haven, CT, 06511

    United States

Joao P. De Aquino
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Dr. De Aquino is a Addiction Psychiatry Fellow at the Yale School of Medicine. In addition to treating individuals who with substance use disorders and co-occurring psychiatric disorders, his research uses psychopharmacological probes in humans to understand the contributions of endocannabinoid system to the neurobiology of addiction.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Universidade Federal Do Ceara, Brazil, School of Medicine (2012)
  • Addiction Psychiatry Fellow
    Yale University

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Research in Addiction Medicine Scholars (RAMS)Boston University School of Medicine & National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA)2019
Laughlin FellowshipAmerican College of Psychiatrists2018
Seymour L. Lustman Resident Research AwardYale Department of Psychiatry2018
Trainee Travel AwardAssociation of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry (ADMSEP)2018
Career Development Institute for Psychiatry AwardUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine & Stanford University School of Medicine2018
Early Career Addiction Psychiatry AwardAmerican Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP)2017
Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators AwardAmerican Psychiatric Association (APA)2016