Professor of Family Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Adam Goldstein’s recent research interests include tobacco addiction and treatment and tobacco policy.
Dr. Goldstein received his doctorate from the Medical College of Georgia. He is a professor of Family Medicine at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Goldstein founded and directs the Tobacco Prevention and Evaluation Program and the Nicotine Dependence Program at the UNC School of Medicine, and he is the founder and Co-Host of UNC Health Care’s Here’s To Your Health, a weekly one hour radio show for patients and citizens across North Carolina.
Dr. Goldstein has published over 125 scientific.articles, essays, book chapters and books, including in Journal of the American Medical Association, the American Journal of Public Health, and featured on CNN, CBS evening news and in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal.
Dr. Goldstein has taught internationally on leadership development, health care reform and clinical medicine, traveling to Moldova, Ukraine, Armenia, Argentina, Chile and Israel.
Dr. Goldstein has co-founded and led regional and statewide community service organizations, including Insight Out, A Journal of Community Service, and SAVE, Survivors and Victims of Tobacco Empowerment. He was the Director of the free indigent clinic in Chapel Hill for 18 years. He is the recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Community Service from the University of North Carolina, the Ned Brooks Service Award, a Certificate of Service from Governor Hunt, and the Young Leadership and Evans Award from the Jewish Federation.