Albert Arias, MD

Albert Arias, MD, MS

Psychiatry New Haven, CT

Assistant Professor Yale School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry


Office Address

  • 950 Campbell Road
    Yale University School of Medicine
    New Haven, CT 06516

Albert Arias, MD, MS

Psychiatry New Haven, CT

Assistant Professor Yale School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Psychiatry: Addiction, Psychopharmacology
  • Clinical Interests: Delirium; Substance-Related Disorders; Psychotherapy; Schizophrenia; Psychopharmacology; Bipolar Disorder; Pharmacogenetics; translational genomics

Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assistant ProfessorYale School of Medicine
    New Haven, CT
    Attending Psychiatrist, VACT Psychiatric Emergency Room ( (2011-2012); Attending Psychiatrist, VACT Outpatient Substance Abuse Clinic (2012)
  • Director of Outpatient AddictionUniversity of Connecticut Health Center
    Farmington, CT
  • Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
    Farmington, CT
    Attending Psychiatrist

Education & Training

  • University of Connecticut (Health Center)
  • University of ConnecticutUniversity of Connecticut
  • Cincinnati General Hospital
  • Michigan State University College of Human MedicineMichigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Michigan State UniversityMichigan State University

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical LicenseCT State Medical License2004 - 2016
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPsychiatry
  • American Society of Addiction MedicineAddiction Medicine
  • American Board of Addiction MedicineAddiction Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Research Travel Award for MinoritiesAmerican College of Neuropsychopharmacology, 2009
  • Junior InvestigatorsAmerican Psychiatric Association Research Colloquium, 2008
  • Research Award (for resident, fellow, and early-career level investigators)American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, 2005

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Human mucopolysaccharidosis IIID: clinical, biochemical, morphological and immunohistochemical characteristics.  Jones MZ, Alroy J, Rutledge JC, Taylor JW, Alvord EC, Jr., Toone J, Applegarth D, Hopwood JJ, Skutelsky E, Ianelli C, Thorley-Lawson D, Mitchell-Herpolsheimer C, Arias..., J Neuropathol Exp Neurol; 56(10):1158-67
  • Memantine for Alcohol Dependence: An Open-label Pilot Study.  Arias AJ, Feinn R, Covault J, Kranzler HR, Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment; 6(2):77-83
  • Alcohol treatment utilization: findings from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.  Cohen E, Feinn R, Arias A, Kranzler HR, Drug Alcohol Depend; 86(2-3):214-21

Books/Book Chapters

  • Alcohol Research & Health. Chapter: Treatment of co-occurring alcohol and other drug use disorders Page 155 - 167
    Arias, A. J. and Kranzler, H. R
    Editors: .
  • Clinical Manual of Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment. Chapter: Biomarker Testing for Substance Use in Adolescents 
    Arias JE, Arias AJ, Kaminer Y
    Editors: .American Psychiatric Press Inc

Lectures

  • Human mucopolysaccharidosis IIID: Clinical, biochemical, morphological and immunohistochemical characteristics. Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neuropathology
  • A Case of Somatization Disorder. UCONN Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds
  • Association of an Asn40Asp (A118G) Polymorphism in the Mu-opioid Receptor Gene with Substance Dependence: A Meta-analysis. Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry

Grant Support

  • Effectiveness of Zonisamide in Treating Alcohol Dependent VeteransCSR&D- Veterans Affairs Merit Award
    2014 - Present
  • Alcohol Dependence: Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacogenetics, And GeneticsNational Institute On Alcohol Abuse And Alcoholism
    2011 - 2012
  • Alcohol Dependence: Pharmacotherapy, Pharmacogenetics, And GeneticsNational Institute On Alcohol Abuse And Alcoholism
    2010 - 2010
  • Clinical Trial: Zonisamide Versus PlaceboNational Center For Research Resources
    2008 - 2008
  • Zonisamide Versus PlaceboNational Center For Research Resources
    2007 - 2007

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna DPPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
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