Elisa N. Gumm, DO, received her Doctor of Osteopathic from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her Psychiatry residency training at the University of Arizona. She is the Medical Director of Addiction Services at the Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Health Care System in Tucson, AZ with over six years of experience working in inpatient detoxification, outpatient addiction clinic, and inpatient residential rehabilitation programs. Over the last five years, Dr Gumm has assisted other facilities in developing Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) clinics, increasing access to buprenorphine, and assisting in distributing over 5,000 Naloxone Kits. In 2018, Dr Gumm developed the University of Arizona Addiction Medicine Fellowship in Tucson and is the Program Director. In 2020, she secured a $1.4M Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant to expand the fellowship and further enhance the infrastructure of the program.