Hussam Jefee-Bahloul, MD is currently an assistant professor at UMass school of Medicine and lecturer at Yale School of Medicine department of psychiatry. Dr. Jefee-Bahloul had graduated medical school from Tishreen University, Syria in 2006 and moved to the U.S in 2009 to start adult psychiatry residency training in the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. He moved to Yale School of Medicine for training in Psychosomatic Medicine, and then Addiction psychiatry. Currently Dr. Jefee-Bahloul serves as a medical director to Addiction consultation services at UMass. Dr. Jefee-Bahloul's academic interests are: Global mental health, refugee mental health, trauma and addiction, cross-cultural psychiatry and the implementation of telemental health in conflict and disaster settings. Dr. Jefee-Bahloul conducts research in the U.S and the Middle East.