Lisa Puglisi, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine Associates; Program in Addiction Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


Lisa Puglisi, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Yale University where she practices primary care and addiction medicine.  She is the director of Transitions Clinic-New Haven, a multi-disciplinary clinic that is part of a national network of programs that focus on care of individuals who are returning to the community from incarceration. Her clinical practice includes treatment of addiction and hepatitis C in primary care and she also oversees a medical legal partnership.  She has developed specific skills in training, hiring and supervising community health workers and directing interdisciplinary teams of physicians, midlevel providers, community health workers, research personnel and legal colleagues around the work of clinical care and research to improve the health of people with recent incarceration. She is originally from the New Haven area and deeply committed to the community.  Lisa received her undergraduate degree from Tufts University, her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and completed her medical training at Yale New Haven Hospital. 

Education & Training

MD Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2009)
Chief Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification AB of Preventive Medicine, Addiction Medicine (Preventive Medicine) (2019)

Honors & Recognition

  • Award for Excellence in Inpatient EducationYale Section of General Internal Medicine (2016)

  • Gold Humanism AwardGold Humanism Honor Society (2013)

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Contact Info

Lisa Puglisi, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Internal Medicine AssociatesYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Fl 1st

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Internal Medicine AssociatesYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
General Internal Medicine15 York Street
PO Box 208030

New Haven, CT 06520-8030