Substance abuse and dependence: treatment engagement and outcomes; substance abuse and major mental illness; medication-assisted treatments of addiction; complementary and alternative treatments
Dr. Gandhi's primary area of work covers all aspects of Addiction Psychiatry, including abstinence based and medication assisted treatments. He is Medical Director of the Addiction Service Line at UMMC and Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services at Walter P. Carter Center. As Director of the Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Program, Dr. Gandhi is closely involved in medical education. He is active in several professional societies and is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and President-elect of Maryland Society of Addiction Medicine.