Dr William W Y Huang

Staff Specialist in Addiction Medicine,
Canberra Hospital
. . .
Clinical Lecturer,
ANU Medical School
Alcohol and Drug Service, Canberra Hospital, Yamba Drive, Garran 2605
 02 6244 2591

Profile

Qualifications

BSc(Med), MBBS, MM, PhD, FACRRM, FAChAM, DMCC

Specialisation

  • Addiction Medicine

Biography

Dr William Huang graduated with multiple degrees from the University of Sydney. His first Fellowship was in Rural and Remote Medicine. In the Australian Army Dr Huang served in Combat services support. Deploying to East Timor and exchanging with the US Military. Post his retirement from the Army Dr Huang had tenure in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Sydney. After studying cognitive behavioural therapy at the NSW Institute of psychiatry, Dr Huang entered the RACPs Chapter of addiction medicine Fellowship program. He qualified and has practiced in this field since 2012.

Research

Research interests

Neuroscience and neurobiology of substance use. Improving treatment for stimulant users. Communicating with the public and other practitioners to reduce the stigma of substance use. Helping patients access cost effective evidenced based treatments. The mental health of doctors. Addiction Medicine

Teaching

Addiction Medicine

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