David A. Fiellin MD

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine), of Faculty of Arts and Sciences and of Public Health (Health Policy); Professor, Investigative Medicine

Departments & Organizations


SBIRT Training in Yale Residency Programs

School of Public Health: Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine: Primary Care Center, Yale-New Haven Hospital; Addiction Medicine | play2PREVENT

Substance Abuse Research

Psychotherapy Development Center

Research Interests

Substance abuse treatment in primary care; Emergency department and HIV specialty settings opioid agonist treatment with buprenorphine; Pharmacologic treatment of alcohol

Clinical Interests

Primary care; general internal medicine; addiction medicine


  • B.A., Earlham College , 1983
  • M.D., Emory University , 1991

Selected Publication

  • Becker WC, Fiellin DA. Federal plan for prescriber education on opioids misses opportunities. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Aug 7;157(3):205-6.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Nyswander/Dole Award(2006) , American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence