- Graduate School
- University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (2011), Neuroscience
- Medical School
- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (2011), Medicine
- UT Southwestern Medical Center (2015), Psychiatry
- UT Southwestern Medical Center (2016), Addiction Psychiatry
Substance Abuse Treatment
- Alcohol/Drug Withdrawal
- Drug Addiction
- Opioid Addiction
- Suboxone Treatment
- Drug Addiction
- Baseline medical comorbidities in adults randomized in the STRIDE trial for psychostimulant use disorders.
- Dela Cruz AM, Carmody T, Greer TL, Rethorst CD, Warden D, Walker R, Trivedi MH Am J Addict 2016 Apr 25 3 215-20
- Opioid addiction screening tools for patients with chronic noncancer pain.
- dela Cruz AM, Trivedi MH Tex Med 2015 Feb 111 2 61-5
- Comorbidities and race/ethnicity among adults with stimulant use disorders in residential treatment.
- Sanchez K, Chartier KG, Greer TL, Walker R, Carmody T, Rethorst CD, Ring KM, Dela Cruz AM, Trivedi MH J Ethn Subst Abuse 2015 14 1 79-95
- Self-rated measure of pain frequency, intensity, and burden: psychometric properties of a new instrument for the assessment of pain.
- dela Cruz AM, Bernstein IH, Greer TL, Walker R, Rethorst CD, Grannemann B, Carmody T, Trivedi MH J Psychiatr Res 2014 Dec 59 155-60
- Novel approach to data analysis in cocaine-conditioned place preference.
- dela Cruz AM, Herin DV, Grady JJ, Cunningham KA Behav Pharmacol 2009 Dec 20 8 720-30
Honors & Awards
- American Psychiatric Association Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators
- Chairman's Research Award for Excellence in Research, Department of Psychiatry, UTSW
Awarded for outstanding research during residency (2015)
- Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society