Benjamin Doolittle, MD, MA Div

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine) and of Pediatrics; Director, Int Med-Pediatrics Residency Program; Associate Professor, Religion and Health, Yale Divinity School

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Diversity Committee | General Internal Medicine: Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program | Internal Medicine Clerkship


Program for Biomedical Ethics

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Ben Doolittle is the Program Director of the Combined Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program. He is also the Medical Director of the Faculty-Resident Continuity Clinic. His practice focuses on addiction, Hepatitis C, HIV, and primary care. His research interests explore the intersection of medicine and spirituality, wellness and burnout. Ben is also an ordained minister, holding a MDIV from Yale Divinity School, and serves a local urban congregation.

Education & Training

MD Yale University School of Medicine (1997)
MA Div Yale Divinity School (1994)
BS Yale University (1991)
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2002)

Honors & Recognition

  • Courage to TeachACGME (2018)

  • Leonard Tow Humanism AwardYale University School of Medicine (2015)

  • Primary Care Hall of Fame (2012)

  • Leah Lowenstein Award (2010)

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Contact Info

Benjamin Doolittle, MD, MA Div
Patient Care Locations
Childrens Hospital at Yale - West PavilionYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste 7th Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
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St. Mary's Hospital
56 Franklin Street

Waterbury, CT 06706
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Mailing Address
General Internal MedicinePO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056

Curriculum Vitae