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Deepa Camenga, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Contact Information

Deepa Camenga, MD, MHS

Mailing Address

  • 464 Congress Avenue

    Suite 260

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States

Research Summary

Dr. Camenga's research focuses on studying adolescent and young adult substance use prevention and treatment.

Specialized Terms: Tobacco cessation; Youth substance use

Extensive Research Description

Dr. Camenga’s research focuses on reducing the morbidity and mortality associated with adolescent substance use and abuse. Specifically, her work focuses on improving the identification and treatment of drug and tobacco use; understanding adolescent nicotine dependence and its co-occurrence with substance use; and improving our understanding of emerging tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes . She also is interested in developing and evaluating novel technology-enhanced interventions to reduce drug use in both adolescents and young adults.


Research Interests

Adolescent Behavior; Emergency Medicine; Health Services Research; Opioid-Related Disorders; Tobacco Use Disorder

Public Health Interests

Substance Use, Addiction

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Selected Publications

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Addictive Behaviors; Mental Health & Behavioral ResearchPrevious Study | Return to List | Next Study Influence of Medication on Functional Connectivity