Sheila Specker, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Sheila Specker

Contact Info

speck001@umn.edu

Administrative Assistant Name
Gregg Helmberger

Administrative Phone
612-273-9714

Administrative Email
helmb008@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-273-9779

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry


Psychiatrist


MD, University of Minnesota

Residency, Family Practice, University of Wisconsin

Residency, Psychiatry, University of Minnesota

Fellowship, Substance Abuse, University of Minnesota

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Substance abuse and related compulsive behaviors with co-morbid conditions, especially in women
  • Medication development for substances of abuse
  • Health Care Professionals with substance user psychiatric disorders

Clinical

Specialties

  • Eating disorders
  • Substance use disorders
  • Addictive disorders

Board Certifications

Dr. Specker is board certified in both family practice and psychiatry and is certified by the American Society of Addiction Medicine as a physician specialist in substance abuse and by the American Board of Psychiatry in addiction psychiatry.