Peter I Jatlow MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Laboratory Medicine and in Psychiatry


Departments & Organizations

NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training Program

Psychiatry: Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY)

Laboratory Medicine: Clinical Chemistry

Biography

Dr Jatlow has been a member of the full time Yale faculty since 1968. He served as Chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine from 1984-2006, and is currently Professor of Laboratory Medicine with a joint Appointment in the Department of Psychiatry. His clinical interests are focused on clinical chemistry and, in particular, toxicology. His research activities have been concerned with the clinical pharmacology of drugs of abuse, especially cocaine, nicotine and most recently alcohol.

Education

  • M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical Center , 1961

Selected Publication

  • Jatlow P, Toll B, Leary V, Krishnan-Sarin S,S. O’Malley SS. Comparison of expired carbon monoxide and plasma cotinine as markers of cigarette abstinence. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 2008:98: 203-209.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Irving Sunshine Award in Clinical Toxicology(1993) , International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology