UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Roache, John D

School of Medicine
Psychiatry
(210) 562-5406
roache@uthscsa.edu

John D. Roache, Ph.D. is Chief of the Division of Alcohol and Drug Addiction in the Department of Psychiatry. He also serves as the Director of the FIRST Program which is the clinical research arm of the Institute on the Integration of Medicine & Science (IIMS) and Deputy Director of the STRONG STAR Multidisciplinary Research Consortium on PTSD. His research expertise is in understanding the behavioral biology of addiction and in designing and conducting clinical trials to develop and refine treatments for addiction.

9/2012 - Present Professor of Pharmacology UT Health Science Center - San Antonio, Pharmacology
9/2008 - Present Deputy Director of Operations and STRONG STAR Multidisciplinary PTSD Research Consortium UT Health Science Center - San Antonio, Psychiatry
6/2008 - Present Director, FIRST Program of the CTSA-Institute for the Integration of Medicine and Science (IIMS) and Director UT Health Science Center - San Antonio, Medicine
9/2005 - Present Director, Behavioral Wellness Center for Clinical Trials UT Health Science Center - San Antonio, Psychiatry
9/2005 - Present Chief, Division of Alcohol & Drug Addiction UT Health Science Center - San Antonio, Psychiatry
9/2002 - Present Professor of Psychiatry with Tenure UT Health Science Center - San Antonio, Psychiatry
7/1998 - Present Allied Health Professional Member of the Medical-Dental Staff University Health System, University Hospital, San Antonio, TX