Auguste Hector Fortin, VI, MD, MPH, MACP

Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine | Internal Medicine Clerkship

Faculty Research

Medical Education Staff

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


I am a general internist in the clnician-educator track at Yale School of Medicine. I graduated from Brandeis University, Tufts University School of Medicine and trained in Primary Care Internal Medicine at New York University/Bellevue Hospital. I did a fellowship in General Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins University and obtained a Masters in Public Health there.

My professional interests include doctor-patient communication, the psychosocial aspects of medical care, meaning in medicine, resident wellness, mindfulness and medical education.

Education & Training

MPH Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health (1993)
MD Tufts University (1985)
BA Brandeis University (1981)
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1988)

Honors & Recognition

  • FACHAcademy of Communication in Healthcare (2018)

  • MACPAmerican College of Physicians (2018)

Professional Service

  • Academy of Communication in Healthcare (2016 - Present) Past president

  • Academy of Communication in Healthcare (2016) President

  • Academy on Communication in Healthcare (2014 - Present) Board of Directors

Edit this profile

Contact Info

Auguste Hector Fortin, VI, MD, MPH, MACP
Patient Care Location
Adult Primary Care CenterYale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT 06511
View on map...
Mailing Address
General Internal MedicinePO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056

Curriculum Vitae