Jeanette Tetrault, MD, FACP, FASAM

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

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine: Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program; Program in Addiction Medicine | HIV Training Track

Drug use, Addiction, and HIV Research Scholars (DAHRS)

SBIRT Training in Yale Residency Programs

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


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

  • W. Anderson Spickard Excellence in Mentorship AwardAssociation for Medical Education and Research in Substance Use and Addiciton (2019)

  • Clinician Educator of the YearSociety of General Internal Medicine-New England Region (2013)

  • George Thornton Community Teacher of the Year AwardYale University School of Medicine Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program (2010)

  • Best Research Abstract in Women's MedicineSociety of General Internal Medicine (2006)

Professional Service

  • American College of Academic Addiction Medicine (2017 - Present) President-elect

  • Addiction Medicine Fellowship Directors Association (2016 - Present)

  • American Society of Addiction Medicine (2012 - Present)

  • Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse (2012 - Present)

  • Society of General Internal Medicine (2011 - Present) Substance Abuse Interest Group

  • Intern Selection Committee (2009 - Present) Interview new applicants to Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program

  • American College of Physicians (2009 - Present) Connecticut Chapter Council of Young Physicians

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Contact Info

Jeanette Tetrault, MD, FACP, FASAM
Mailing Address
General Internal Medicine367 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06520