Laurie A Solomon

Laurie A Solomon, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-PSYCHIATRY
Business Phone: (352) 265-4357
Business Email: lasolomon@ufl.edu

About Laurie A Solomon

Laurie A. Solomon, MD, is an assistant professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine. She is part of the addiction treatment team, is a designated Professionals Resource Network and Intervention Project for Nurses evaluator and has an outpatient general psychiatric clinic at UF Health Florida Recovery Center.

Dr. Solomon obtained her bachelor’s degree and medical degree from Universidad Iberoamericana in the Dominican Republic. Upon her return to the U.S., she completed a pediatric internship at Goryeb Children’s Hospital in Morristown, New Jersey. She then completed a residency in psychiatry and fellowship in addiction medicine at the University of Florida.

Prior to joining UF Health, Dr. Solomon served as an attending psychiatrist at Meridian Behavioral where she provided outpatient and inpatient care for children, adolescents and adults. She then joined Sarkis Family Psychiatry/Sarkis Clinical Trials where she provided care for all ages and was a sub-investigator on multiple clinical trials.

Dr. Solomon has been volunteering at Helping Hands Clinic since 2011 and has received several awards, including the Donna Buchanan Resident Grant and the Resident Physician Service Award.

Accomplishments

Resident Physician Community Service Award
2015 · Association of American Medical Colleges
Richard Christensen, MD Community Service
2013 · Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida
Tom and Donna Buchanan Resident Grant
2013 · Florida Psychiatric Society Alliance
Richard Christensen, MD Community Service
2012 · Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2020-2024
GMS6785 Addiction:Pro Ethical

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Medicine
    American Board of Preventive Medicine
  • Psychiatry
    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Psychiatry
Areas of Interest
  • Alcohol use disorder
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Generalized anxiety disorder
  • Major depression
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Opiate and opioid withdrawal
  • Oppositional defiant disorder
  • Panic disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Substance use disorder

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-7561-6008

Areas of Interest
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism and related disabilities
  • Depression
  • Migraine

Publications

2024
Pain Predicts Dropout From Substance Use Treatment.
Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. 85(3):381-388 [DOI] 10.15288/jsad.23-00099. [PMID] 38206669.
2023
Co-occurring pain and addiction: prognostic implications for healthcare professionals in residential treatment for substance use disorder.
Journal of addictive diseases. 1-10 [DOI] 10.1080/10550887.2023.2223505. [PMID] 37380371.

Education

Addiction Medicine Fellowship
2015 · University of Florida
Psychiatry Residency
2011-2014 · University of Florida
Medical School
2003-2007 · Universidad Iberoamericana School of Medicine

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-4357
Emails:
Business:
lasolomon@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO BOX 103424
DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY
GAINESVILLE FL 326103424
Business Street:
UF DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY
GAINESVILLE FL 32608