Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry; Vice-Chair, Human Investigations Committee II & IV

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Cancer Prevention and Control

Psychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center | Substance Abuse Research | Center for the Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism | Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY) | Psychotherapy Development Center | Addictions, Division of | Women's Behavioral Health Research, Division of | Yale Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science

Research Interests

Substance use; Alcohol; Tobacco; Marijuana; Adolescent; Developmental; Prevention; Cessation; Biobehavioral


  • Ph.D., Purdue University , 1992

Selected Publication

  • Krishnan-Sarin, S., Co-author, “Health consequences of tobacco use by young people" 2010 Surgeon General’s Report “Preventing Tobacco Use Among Young People”.

Latest Honor and Recognition

  • Young Investigator Award(1997) , Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
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