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Elizabeth F. Howell, M.D., M.S.

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Dr. Elizabeth Howell is Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Clinical) at the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, Utah, with an inpatient and outpatient practice at the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute. She is the Training Director for the Addiction Psychiatry fellowship program at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Howell is Board-certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and holds lifetime certification from the American Board of Addiction Medicine. She is currently accepting inpatients at the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute and accepts consultation referrals from other physicians.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Psychiatry - Associate Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Adult Psychiatry
Board Certification American Board of Addiction Medicine
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Sub: Addiction Psychiatry)
American Society of Addiction Medicine

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Psychiatry - Associate Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions Adult Psychiatry
Board Certification American Board of Addiction Medicine
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Psychiatry)
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Sub: Addiction Psychiatry)
American Society of Addiction Medicine

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-1575 University Neuropsychiatric Institute
Psychiatry
501 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Elizabeth Howell is Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Clinical) at the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, Utah, with an inpatient and outpatient practice at the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute. She has been the Training Director for the Addiction Psychiatry fellowship program at the University of Utah School of Medicine since 2010. Dr. Howell holds medical licensure in Utah, Georgia and South Carolina, is Board-certified in Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and holds lifetime certification from the American Board of Addiction Medicine.

Dr. Howell served as the President of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) from 2005-2007 and was a long-serving member of the ASAM Board of Directors. She received the ASAM Annual Award in 2012. She served on the inaugural board of the American Board of Addiction Medicine for 3 years. She is a Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association (APA). In July 2007, Dr. Howell was appointed to the first of two four-year terms on the Utah Physicians Licensing Board and was elected Chairperson of the Licensing Board from 2010-2014. Dr. Howell is a member of the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse of the National Institute of Health, and a past member of the National Advisory Council of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration.

Dr. Howell received her Medical Degree from the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, where she also completed a Pediatrics internship, a General Psychiatry residency, and a psychiatry research fellowship and was Chief Resident in Psychiatry. She was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Emory University School of Medicine from 1987 to 1993 and Clinical Assistant Professor from 1993 to 2005, prior to joining the faculty at the University of Utah School of Medicine in 2005. She assisted in the development of Emory’s ACGME-accredited Addiction Psychiatry fellowship and was faculty in the fellowship program from 2001-2005.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Chief Resident Medical University of South Carolina
Psychiatry
Chief Resident
Research Fellow Medical University of South Carolina
Psychiatry
Research Fellow
Residency Medical University of South Carolina
Psychiatry
Resident
Internship Medical University of South Carolina
Pediatrics
Intern
Professional Medical Medical University of South Carolina
Medicine
M.D.
Graduate Training University of Georgia
Zoology
M.S.
Undergraduate University of Georgia
B.S.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Book

  1. Kasser CK, Geller A, Howell EF, Wartenberg A (1997). Detoxification, Topics in Addiction Medicine. (Vol. Vol 1). Chevy Chase, MD: American Society of Addiction Medicine.
  2. Watry A, Morgan DW, Earley P, Gallegos K, Howell EF, Irons R, Lenton J, Talbott GD (1995). Guidelines for Problem Physicians. Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners.

Edited Book

  1. McNicholas L, Howell EF Senior Medical Editor (Eds.) (2004). Buprenorphine Clinical Practice Guidelines. Rockville, MD: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Book Chapter

  1. Howell EF (2001). Psychiatric Disorders. In Guidelines for Problem Physicians. Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners.
  2. Kasser CK, Geller A, Howell E, Wartenberg A (1998). Principles of Detoxification. In Graham AW, Schultz TK (Ed.), Principles of Addiction Medicine (2nd Edition). Chevy Chase, MD: American Society of Addiction Medicine.

Abstract

  1. Faraj BA, Howell EF, Olkowski ZL, Jackson RT (1993). Cocaine abuse and lymphocyte dopamine uptake [Abstract]. College on Problems of Drug Dependence.
  2. Howell EF, Kane FJ Jr (1993). Outmoded treatments for alcohol detoxification [Abstract]. American Psychiatric Association.

Video/Film/CD/Web/Podcast

  1. Gale GD (2008). Prescription for Addiction [Video]. Salt Lake City, UT: Edward G Callister Foundation. Available: www.hopetoday.com.
  2. Howell EF (2002). Addiction and Special Issues. Coverage of the American Society of Addiction Medicine 33rd Annual Meeting & Medical-Scientific Conference [Web]. Available: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/433836.
  3. Howell EF, Bauer DW, Sutton M Thompson MB (2001). Service Planning Guidelines: Substance use, abuse and/or dependence in pregnant and post-partum women [Web]. Arizona Department of Behavioral Health Services, Division of Behavioral Health. Available: http://www.hs.state.az.us/bhs/tx_pregsa.pdf.

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