Kathryn Hawk, MD, MHS

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine; NIDA K12 Drug Use, Addiction, and HIV Research Scholar (DAHRS)

Departments & Organizations

Emergency Medicine York Street Campus Faculty

Program in Addiction Medicine

Yale Medicine


Kathryn Hawk is an Emergency Medicine Physician and a NIDA K12 Drug Use, Addiction and HIV Research Scholar (DAHRS) with a focus on reducing opioid overdose in high-risk populations. Her primary research interests are emergency department-based interventions to increase access to treatment for substance use disorders, opioid overdose prevention and naloxone access, and understanding how prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) can be effectively used to reduce opioid-associated morbidity and mortality.

Education & Training

MHS Yale University College of Medicine (2016)
MD Drexel University College of Medicine (2010)
Residency Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification AB of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine (2016)
Board Certification AB of Preventive Medicine, Addiction Medicine (2018)

Professional Service

  • Academy for Women in Academic Emergency Medicine, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (2014 - 2015) Co-chair, Research Committee

  • Yale Emergency Medicine Residency (2013 - 2014) Chief Resident

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Contact Info

Kathryn Hawk, MD, MHS
Patient Care Locations
Yale Emergency MedicineYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste SP 218

New Haven, CT 06510
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Yale Emergency MedicineYale New Haven Shoreline Medical Center
111 Goose Lane

Guilford, CT 06437
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Yale Emergency MedicineYale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
464 Congress Avenue
Po Box 208053

New Haven, CT 06520-8053