Translational Research in Alcoholism Training Program

Mission

To provide post-doctoral trainees (M.D. or Ph.D.) training in research in order to become independent researchers in the alcoholism field.

Research Portfolio

  • Laboratory Studies of Alcoholism
  • Stress and Vulnerability
  • Brain Imaging (PET, MRI, EEG)
  • Impulsivity and Vulnerability to Develop Alcoholism
  • Psychopharmacology of Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Behavioral Genetics

Who is eligible?

Individuals who have completed their MD or PhD in a health related field and are interested in an academic career in the Alcoholism Field.

Location

Substance Abuse Treatment Unit
Connecticut Mental Health Center
34 Park Street
New Haven, CT 06519

Substance Abuse Treatment Unit
1 Long Wharf Drive
Suite 321
New Haven, CT 06519

NIAAA Center for Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism
VA Alcohol Center
950 Campbell Avenue
West Haven, CT 06519

Yale Faculty

Ismene Petrakis, MD

Professor of Psychiatry, PI

Joel Gelernter, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

John Krystal, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Stephanie O’Malley, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry

Sherry McKee, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Godfrey Pearlson, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Marc Potenza, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Bruce Rounsaville, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Rajita Sinha, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry

Jane Taylor, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry

Contact Us

For more information about the clinic and our research programs please call Joy Ortiz at (203) 932-5711 x7402.