Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Full Time Faculty
Thomas Brouette, M.D.
Dr. Brouette received his bachelor's degree at the University of California, Davis in 1988 and his masters of science in biochemistry in 1989 from the University of California, Riverside. After receiving his medical degree from Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest University in 1994 he proceeded into a family practice residency at Stanislaus Medical Center (University of California, Davis) before entering his psychiatric residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital from which he graduated in 1998.His research interests at that time where panic disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. He completed an Addiction Psychiatry fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina and during this time served on the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry PGY V committee which developed the suggested curriculum for Addiction Psychiatry fellowships. His main contribution was in the area of inhalants abuse.
After fellowship he spent the next two years in a private, group practice in Lancaster PA prior to becoming the Director of Addiction Services at Belmont Center in Philadelphia, PA (Jefferson Medical College). In 2003 he was awarded the Caron Foundation Addiction Physician of the Year in Philadelphia.
In 2004 Dr. Brouette joined the faculty of the State University of New York, Downstate (Brooklyn) and from 2005-2013 was the Director of Medical Student Education. He joined the faculty of MUSC in September 2013.
|Clinical and/or Research Expertise|
Addiction Psychiatry, Education