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Biography - Ken Roy, MD, DLFAPA, DFASAM


A. Kenison Roy, III, MD is founder and Chief Medical Officer of Addiction Recovery Resources, Inc., a multi-level addiction treatment system in the private sector, in Metairie, LA (New Orleans area). He has had a successful adult addiction and psychiatric private practice for over 20 years.

Dr. Roy is Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Tulane and LSU Schools of Medicine, a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, a Distinguished Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine and is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, The American Board of Preventive Medicine in Addiction Medicine and the American Board of Addiction Medicine. He is a member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, The American College of Psychiatrists, the American Medical Association and the Louisiana Psychiatric Medical Association (LPMA) and is a Past President of LPMA. He has long held leadership positions in the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and is currently a member of the Board of Directors representing Area 7.

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