Dr. Daniel Angres

    • Media Contact:
      Julia Irwin
    • Member Type(s): Expert
    • Title:Medical Director, Chief Medical Officer
    • Organization:RiverMend Health
    • Area of Expertise:Addiction in Health Professionals

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My Expertise

    My Expertise

      Area(s) of expertise: Addiction in Health Professionals
      Summary of expertise:
      Dr. Daniel Angres is a national expert in psychiatry, addiction, and physicians' health programs. Currently, he serves as the Medical Director of the Positive Sobriety Institute as well as Chief Medical Officer of RiverMend Health Addiction Services.

      Dr. Angres is a recognized expert in addiction and dual disorders evaluation and treatment medicine with a specialty in working with addicted professionals for 30 years. Dr. Angres has lectured at major academic medical centers across the U.S.

      Dr. Angres has been published in peer reviewed journals, referenced by other leaders, and has authored two ground-breaking books on the subject of chemical dependency, "Healing the Healer" and "Positive Sobriety."
      Blog/Web site: http://www.danielangresmd.com/
      Twitter: https://twitter.com/DanielAngres
      White paper/research:
      Dr. Daniel Angres has been active in teaching and research in Chicago and is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.
      “Best Doctors in America”, Woodward/White, 1997-98, 2002-12

      Top Doctors, Chicago Metropolitan Area”, Castle Connolly Guide 2001-2012

      Lifetime Achievement Award, Illinois Society of Addiction Medicine, Sept. 2003

      Consultant to the U.S. office of National Drug Control Policy, Washington, D.C., 2001-2002

      Past-President, Illinois Society of Addiction Medicine, 2000-2002

      American Psychiatric Association
      Founding Member of American Academy in Alcoholism and Addictions – AAPAA

      ASAM – American Society of Addiction Medicine

      Chicago Medical Society

      Illinois State Medical Society

      American Medical Association

      Illinois Psychiatric Society

      Illinois Society of Addiction Medicine

      Prior media experience:
      Educational background:
      Rush University Medical Center
      Residency, Psychiatry

      University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
      Residency, Neurology

      Rush University Medical Center
      Internship, Transitional Year

      Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara

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