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Jenna Butner

Assistant Professor Adjunct of Medicine (General Medicine)


Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine (2015)
  • Fellow
    Mount Sinai Beth Israel (2014)
  • Residency
    Albert Einstein: Bronx Lebanon (2013)
  • MD
    Ross University School of Medicine, Medicine (2009)
  • AB
    State University of New York , Biology & Spanish (2005)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Preventive Medicine, Addiction Medicine (2017)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Addiction Medicine, Addiction Medicine (2015)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Family Medicine, Family Medicine (2013)
  • Board Certification
    American Academy of Hospice & Palliative Medicine, Hospice & Palliative Medicine (2013)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Annenberg Physician Training Program Fellowship RecipientUlrich & Ruth Frank Foundation for International Health2022
Employee of the YearAPT Foundation2015
Educational FinalistAmerican Society of Addiction Medicine: Connecticut Chapter 2015
Ruth Fox Scholarship RecipientAmerican Society of Addiction Medicine2015

Professional Service

Addiction Science & Clinical PracticeReviewer2021 - Present
International Society of Addiction Medicine, Practice and Policy Interest GroupCo-Chair2020 - Present
ISAM-NExT (New Professionals Exploration,Training & Education), Mentorship SubcommitteeCo-Chair2020 - Present
American Academy of HIV MedicineMentor2020 - Present
Journal of Addiction MedicineReviewer2020 - Present
International Journal of Drug PolicyReviewer2020 - Present
AZAHAR FoundationBoard Member2019 - Present
Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS)Mentor2017 - Present
American Academy of HIV MedicineMember2016 - Present
Connecticut Chapter ASAM Planning Committee & Co-Host, Annual Educational Symposia2016
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment Reviewer2016 - Present
Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Grant Training for 3rd and 4th year Medical Students, Yale University School of Medicine, September 2014-Present2015 - Present
Primary Care/Psychiatry Clerkship Rebuild Steering Committee for 3rd and 4th Year Medical Student Rotations, Yale University School of Medicine2015 - 2016
American Society of Addiction MedicineMember2015 - Present
International Society of Addiction MedicineMember2015 - Present
American Academy of Family PhysiciansMember2013 - Present

Departments & Organizations