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Jeanette Tetrault

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Program Director, Addiction Medicine Fellowship, Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Jeanette Tetrault, MD, FACP, FASAM

Mailing Address

  • General Internal Medicine

    367 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520

    United States

Jeanette Tetrault
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Dr. Tetrault’s scholarly work focuses on care of patients with addicition and the medical co-morbidities associated with substance use, mainly HIV and Hepatitis C. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Dr. Tetrault is a physician providing primary care, addiction treatment and buprenorphine/naloxone treatment at the Central Medical Unit of the APT Foundation, a multi-specialty addiction treatment facility, and is an attending physician at Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH). She is the co-director of the Addiction Recovery Clinic in the Adult Primary Care Clinic at the St. Raphael's Campus of YNHH, which serves both a clinical care and a teaching mission. She has been recognized for her teaching accomplishments being awarded the New England Regional Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) Clinician Educator of the Year Award in 2013. She is the Program Director for the Yale Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program and serves on the Board of Directors for The Addiction Medicine Foundation and for the Addiction Medicine Fellowship Directors Association. She is a past-president of the New England Region of SGIM and co-chair of the Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Use Interest Group for SGIM. In 2017, she was recognized as a Macy Foundation Faculty Scholar

Education & Training

  • MD
    Boston University School of Medicine (2001)
  • BA
    Boston University (1997)
  • Ambulatory Care Fellow
    West Haven VA Hospital
  • Chief Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Medical Intern and Resident
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Board Certification
    AB of Preventive Medicine, Addiction Medicine (2018)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
W. Anderson Spickard Excellence in Mentorship AwardAssociation for Medical Education and Research in Substance Use and Addiciton2019
Clinician Educator of the YearSociety of General Internal Medicine-New England Region2013
George Thornton Community Teacher of the Year AwardYale University School of Medicine Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program2010
Best Research Abstract in Women's MedicineSociety of General Internal Medicine2006

Professional Service

American College of Academic Addiction MedicinePresident-elect2017 - Present
Addiction Medicine Fellowship Directors Association2016 - Present
American Society of Addiction Medicine2012 - Present
Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse2012 - Present
Society of General Internal MedicineSubstance Abuse Interest Group2011 - Present
Intern Selection CommitteeInterview new applicants to Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program2009 - Present
American College of PhysiciansConnecticut Chapter Council of Young Physicians2009 - Present

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