Dr. Hudak attended the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine BS/MD program, where he graduated with his medical degree in 1992. He did his residency at the University Hospitals of Cleveland through the Case Western Reserve Residency Program. He was appointed Chief Resident of Clinical Duties at the VA Hospital. He completed his residency in 1996. He joined the Staff at the Cleveland VA Medical Center and was appointed Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve Medical School. He formed the OCD Clinic for Veterans and joined the faculty at the Uof Pittsburgh as Clinical Assistant Professor Psychiatry.