Does Addiction Affect Men Different Than Women? Q&A with Pamela Shultz, MD, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

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A physician and educator, Dr. Pamela Shultz oversees medical programs and leads multidisciplinary care teams at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation’s campus in Center City, Minnesota. Dr. Shultz earned her medical degree at the University of Illinois and completed fellowships in nephrology at Case Western Reserve University and in addiction medicine at the University of Minnesota. She has served on the staffs of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Minneapolis, Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation’s treatment center for teens and young adults in Plymouth, Minnesota, and Meridian Behavioral Health. Dr. Shultz also serves as an adjunct faculty member at the University of Minnesota’s Department of Family Medicine and at the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies and is a Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Continued on back Medicine.