Andrew Herring, MD

Andrew Herring, MD

Associate Director of Research & Medical Director, Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program, Highland Hospital­Alameda Health System; Principal Investigator, California ED­BRIDGE
Andrew Herring, MD

Biography
Herring Dr. Andrew A. Herring, MD is an attending emergency physician and associate director of research at Highland Hospital ­Alameda Health System in Oakland, as well as medical director of the hospital’s substance use disorder treatment program and attending physician at its interdisciplinary pain medicine program. He is principal investigator of the California EDBRIDGE: Emergency Buprenorphine Treatment Project. His current research focuses on emergency department treatment of opioid use disorders and pain management. Dr. Herring is an assistant clinical professor at the University of California, San Francisco, and he conducted health policy research as a Fulbright Scholar in Central America. He is board ­certified in emergency medicine, addiction medicine, and pain medicine. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and completed residency in emergency medicine at Highland Hospital.