Jeremy Kidd

Private practice and academic psychiatrist in New York City specializing in addiction treatment and working with LGBT people.

Dr. Jeremy Kidd was born and raised in rural Virginia before moving to New York City to become a psychiatrist at Columbia University. Along the way, he earned his MD from Virginia Commonwealth University and an MPH from Boston University. Dr. Kidd specializes in working with LGBTQ people and those seeking treatment for tobacco/alcohol/drug problems. His research focuses on the intersections of sexuality, gender, and substance use and on developing culturally-tailored treatments for LGBTQ people with addiction. Dr. Kidd blends his clinical and research endeavors with a commitment to social justice advocacy. He has published his insights and research findings in numerous peer-reviewed journals, the New York Times, and the Huffington Post. Read more his work at

Got a tip?

Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters? Here’s how.