Departmentsالطب النفسي وعلم النفسLocationJacksonville, FloridaLanguagesEnglishArabicFrenchExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Share ارسلها على الفيس بوك ارسلها في تغريدة Print details Biographical summaryDr. Yara Moustafa is a clinician, an educator and a researcher. Her primary areas of interest are Psychopharmacology, Neuroscience, Addiction and Aging. She is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She also has additional Board certifications in Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Addiction Medicine. She completed her Psychiatry Residency training at Saint Elizabeths/DBH and Fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Care at Mayo Clinic. She was awarded a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the Louisiana State University Health Sciences. Conditions treatedAlcohol use disorderAnxiety disorderAttention-deficit/hyperactivity disorderBipolar disorderCocaine dependenceDepressionMarijuana dependenceNicotine dependenceOpioid dependencePost traumatic stress disorderSchizoaffective disorderSchizophreniaSomatic symptom disorder Mayo Clinic locations Jacksonville, Florida Driving Directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2020FellowFLA Hospice and Palliative Med, Programs in Florida, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2019Internship/ResidencySt. Elizabeths Hospital Department of Behavioral Health2013Bachelor - Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.Ch), Graduated with Excellent with Honors degree (Oct-2001) Diploma issued in June 2002. ECFMG certified June 2013.Cairo University PhD - Ph.D. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport (December-2015).Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Master of Science - M.Sc. Basic Sciences - Pathology, Dept. Of Pathology, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt (Jan-2009). Cairo University Master of Science - M.Sc. Psychiatry and Neurology, Dept. Of Psychiatry, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt (Apr- 2006).Cairo UniversityShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications2023Addiction MedicineAmerican Board of Preventive Medicine2020Hospice & Palliative MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine2019PsychiatryAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyShow more certificationsAwards and honors20172017 Shreeram Award for Academic Excellence St. Elizabeths Hospital2017Honorable Mention, Certificate of Appreciation in Published Research PGY-2St. Elizabeths Hospital20162016 Shreeram Award Finalist for Academic Excellence St. Elizabeths Hospital2016Highest Impact Factor Publication, Certificate of Appreciation in Published Research PGY-St. Elizabeths Hospital2016Honorable Mention, Certificate of Appreciation in Published Research PGY-1St. Elizabeths Hospital2013Winner of Ike Muslow Predoctoral Fellowship July 2013Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center2013Winner of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) travel award for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to attend the annual meeting in Boston, 2013American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) 2013Abstract chosen for plenary lecture at the ASBMB annual meeting 2013, at the session of “Chromatin Remodeling during Transcription”.ASBMB annual meeting 2013Outstanding Biochemistry Graduate Student of 2013 for scientific excellence at the Graduate Research DayLouisiana State University Health Sciences Center2002“Early Career Psychiatry Award” American Academy of Addiction PsychiatryShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2022 - presentMemberAmerican Psychiatric Association2022 - presentMemberAmerican Academy of Addiction Psychiatry2022 - presentMemberAmerican Medical Association2022 - presentMemberAmerican Society of Addiction Medicine2022 - presentMemberSociety of Biological Psychiatry2021 - 2022Infection control committeeSt. Elizabeths Hospital Department of Behavioral Health2021 - 2022Wellness Committee MemberSt. Elizabeths Hospital Department of Behavioral Health2003 - presentMemberEgyptian Syndicate of DoctorsShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publications Biographical summaryConditions treatedMayo Clinic locationsEducationActivities and honors Request an appointment PST-20537014 الأطباء والفريق الطبي Moustafa, Yara M.B., B.Ch., Ph.D.