Stephen Richard Holt, MD, MS, FACP

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Associate Program Director, Ambulatory Education, Yale Primary Care Residency Program

Research Interests

Education, Medical; History of Medicine; Substance-Related Disorders

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Selected Publications

  • Holt SR, Ramos J, Harma M, Cabrera F, Louis-Ashby C, Dinh A, Tetrault J, Fiellin D. Prevalence of unhealthy substance use on teaching and hospitalist medical services: Implications for education. American Journal on Addictions 2012; 21:111–119.
  • Holt SR, Ramos J, Harma M, Cabrera F, Louis-Ashby C, Dinh A, Fiellin D, Tetrault J. Physician detection of unhealthy substance use on inpatient teaching and hospitalist medical services. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse 2013; 39:121-129.
  • Becker WC, Fraenkel L, Edelman EJ, Holt SR, Glover J, Kerns RD, Fiellin DA. Instruments to assess patient-reported safety, efficacy, or misuse of current opioid therapy for chronic pain: a systematic review. Pain 2013; 154: 905-916
  • Holt S, Segar N, Cavallo D, Tetrault J. The Addiction Recovery Clinic: A novel, primary care-based approach to teaching Addiction Medicine. Academic Medicine. In press
  • Holt S, Sofair A. Resident and faculty perceptions of chart-stimulated recall. Southern Medical Journal. In press
  • Holt SR, Fiellin DA. Psychiatry: Unhealthy alcohol use. In: Nabel EG, editor. Scientific American medicine [online]. Hamilton (ON): Decker Intellectual Properties; May 2014. DOI: 10.2310/7900.1073. Available at
  • Holt SR, Moriarty J. “Strategies for Teaching Physical Diagnosis at the Bedside.” Academic Internal Medicine Insight, 2016; 14: 17-19
  • Holt S, Tetrault J. Unhealthy alcohol use. Clinics in Liver Disease, 2016; 20: 429–444
  • Donroe J, Holt S, Tetrault J. Management of the hospitalized patient with Opioid Use Disorder. Canadian Medical Association Journal. In press
  • 26. Soares S, Wang H, Siddharthan T, Holt S. OSCE-Based Teaching of the Musculoskeletal Exam to Internal Medicine Residents and Medical Students: Neck and Spine. MedEdPORTAL Publications; 2015. Available from:

Edit this profile

Contact Info

Stephen Richard Holt, MD, MS, FACP
Patient Care Location
St. Raphaels Campus Adult Primary CareYale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT 06511
View on map...