Stephanie O'Malley, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Division of Substance Abuse Research in Psychiatry; Deputy Chair, Clinical Research

Departments & Organizations

Psychiatry: ADVANCE Study | Call it a Night | Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY) | Center for the Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism | Connecticut Mental Health Center: Division of Substance Abuse | Division of Addictions | Division of Women's Behavioral Health Research | Neuroscience Research Training Program (NRTP) | Psychology Section | Psychotherapy Development Center | Smoking Cessation and Alcohol Treatment Research Clinic | Stress & Addiction Clinical Research Program | Substance Abuse Research | Yale Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science

Yale Cancer Center: Cancer Prevention and Control

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Education & Training

PhD Vanderbilt University (1983)
BS Vanderbilt University (1976)

Honors & Recognition

  • Sidney J. Blatt AwardPsychology Section, Department of Psychiatry (2015)

  • Presidential Citation for Leadership and Research in the Field of AddictionsAmerican Psychological Association (2014)

  • Elected MemberConnecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE) (2014)

  • Betty Ford AwardAmerican Association for Medical and Research in Substance Abuse (2008)

  • Dan Anderson Research AwardHazelden Foundation (2005)

  • Joel Elkes International Award for Exceptional Contributions to PsychopharmacologyAmerican College of Neuropsychopharmacology (1998)

Professional Service

  • NIDA (2015 - Present) Data Safety Monitoring Board, Clinical Trials Network

  • JAMA Psychiatry (2015 - Present) Editorial Board

  • NIDA, FDA and RTI (2014) Co-Chair, Tobacco Regulatory Science Biobehavioral Workgroup

  • NIAAA (2014 - Present) Data Safety Monitoring Board, Translational Research and Evolving Alcoholic Hepatitis Treatment Consortium

  • American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (2011 - 2013) Chair, Education Committee

  • NIDA, NHGRI and RTI (2011) Co-Chair, PhenX Substance Use and Addiction Working Group

  • Alcoholism:Clinical and Experimental Research (2011 - Present) Senior Advisory Board

  • Psychology of Addictive Behaviors (2008 - 2013) Editorial Board

  • American College of Neuropsychopharmacology/American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology (2008 - Present) Working group on alcohol medication trial design

  • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (2005 - Present) NIAAA Alcohol Administration Guidelines Working Group, 2005

  • Psychiatry Investigation (2004 - Present) Editorial Board

  • National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (2002 - 2007) National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism of the National Institutes of Health, November 2002 – March, 2007

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Contact Info

Stephanie O'Malley, PhD
Mailing Address
PsychiatryConnecticut Mental Health Center - SAC 202
34 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06508