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Michael I Fingerhood, M.D.
Medical Director, the Comprehensive Care Practice
Associate Professor of Medicine
Expertise: Addiction Medicine, Internal Medicine
Research Interests: Addictions; HIV
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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
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Dr. Michael Fingerhood is an associate professor of medicine and public health at the Johns Hopkins University. His areas of clinical expertise include addiction medicine and internal medicine.
He earned his M.D. from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He completed his residency at Johns Hopkins.
Dr. Fingerhood's research interests include substance use disorder, contingency management, hepatitis C and HIV.
He is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the American Academy of HIV Medicine, The Society of General Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians.
- Medical Director, the Comprehensive Care Practice
- Associate Professor of Medicine
Centers & Institutes
- MD; Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University (1986)
- Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center / Internal Medicine (1989)
- American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (1989)
- American Board of Preventive Medicine / Addiction Medicine (2018)
- American Board of Internal Medicine, ABIM, Internal Medicine (1989)
- Addiction Medicine, American Board of Addiciton Medicine (2018)
Research & Publications
Press K, Zornberg G, Geller G, Carrese J, Fingerhood M. What patients with addiction disorders need from their primary care physicians: a qualitative study. Substance Abuse 2016; 37:349-55.
Krawczyk N, Feder KA, Fingerhood MI, Saloner B.Racial and ethnic differences in opioid agonist treatment for opioid use disorder in a U.S. national sample. Drug Alcohol Depend 2017Sep 1;178:512-518. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.06.009.
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Activities & Honors
- Baltimore City Health Department Equity Leadership Award, Baltimore City Health Department, 2017
- American Academy of HIV Medicine
- American College of Physicians
- American Society of Addiction Medicine
- College on Problems of Drug Dependence
- HIV Medical Association
- Society of General Internal Medicine
Videos & Media
Recent News Articles and Media Coverage
- “Overdose patients end up repeatedly in hospital,” The Baltimore Sun, Dec. 29, 2014
- “Programs focus on high-risk patients to reduce spending,” USA Today, Sept. 16, 2014