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Jeanette Tetrault

MD, FACP, FASAM
Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Program Director, Addiction Medicine Fellowship, Internal Medicine; Co-Director, Addiction Recovery Clinic: Chronic Disease Managment/Residency Education Clinic, St. Raphael's Campus, Internal Medicine; Academic Advisor, Internal Medicince; Associate Director for Education and Training, Program in Addiction Medicine, 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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Appointments

Biography

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 Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2004, recertified: 2015)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Preventive Medicine, Addiction Medicine (2018)

Activities

  • "The Role of the Addiction Medicine Specialist in the ED"
    Washington, United States 2019
  • "Breaking Badness: The Internist's Role in Addiction Medicine
    Waterbury, United States 2019
  • “Bridging the gap: Development and implementation of an inter professional, longitudinal clinical curriculum in substance use and addiction.”
    New York, United States 2019
  • “Keys to setting up a successful Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program.”
    Orlando, United States 2019
  • “Achieving HCV Elimination in the US: Next steps.”
    Orlando, United States 2019
  • Opportunities and Barriers: Education and training to expand treatment.”
    Washington, United States 2018
  • Developing a policy agenda to ameliorate barriers and increase access to opioid agonist treatment workshop. Work group member
    New York, United States 2018
  • Breaking badness: The HIV provider’s role in caring for patients with substance use
    San Francisco, United States 2018
  • Medication Assisted Treatment Waiver Training. MAT Trainer
    Hartford, United States 2018
  • Approaches to substance use across the spectrum: from SBIRT to medication treatment
    Hartford, United States 2018
  • Contraception Use and Risk of Unintended Pregnancy among Women Enrolling in Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program
    San Diego, United States 2018
  • Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry Co-visits in an Opioid Treatment Program
    San Francisco, United States 2018
  • Harm reduction and opioid overdose training with naloxone for medical students in the clerkship years
    Denver, United States 2018
  • Marijuana: Clearing the Smoke on Clinical and Policy Issues
    Beverly, United States 2017
  • Care in the Face of the Opioid Epidemic: How Teaching Hospitals are Reaching Underserved Communities
    Washington, United States 2017
  • Treatment of opioid use disorder in patients with chronic pain
    New Canaan, United States 2017
  • Marijuana: Clearing the Smoke on Clinical and Policy Issues
    Beverly, United States 2017
  • Addicted babies and dirty addicts: Can we get in the habit of cleaning up our language?
    New Haven, United States 2017
  • Screening and Treatment for Hepatitis C among People Who Use Drugs.
    New Orleans, United States 2017
  • Development of the Yale Addiction Medicine Collaborative: An Inter-professional health student addiction medicine interest group
    Washington, United States 2017
  • It takes a village: Implementation of substance use screening in school based health centers
    Washington, United States 2017
  • Substance use disorders in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis
    New Orleans, United States 2017
  • Marijuana: Clearing the Smoke on Clinical and Policy Issues
    Harwich, United States 2016
  • Training in Addiction Medicine: Possibilities in Vietnam
    Hanoi, Vietnam 2016
  • Training in Addiction Medicine: The U.S. Experience
    Hanoi, Vietnam 2016
  • Outcomes of a multispecialty graduate medical education curriculum on Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for alcohol and other drug use.
    Washington, United States 2016
  • Outcomes of a multispecialty graduate medical education curriculum on Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for alcohol and other drug use
    Hollywood, United States 2016
  • Why Are So Many Suboxone Patients Buying the Drug on the Street?
    New Haven, United States 2016
  • Small Group Teaching
    New Haven, United States 2016
  • Office management of Opioid Use Disorder
    Rockville, United States 2016
  • Cannabinoids
    Rockville, United States 2016
  • Outpatient management of opioid use disorder
    Southington, United States 2015
  • Marijuana: Clearing the Smoke on Clinical and Policy Issues
    Harwich, United States 2015
  • Small Group Teaching
    Boston, United States 2015
  • Involvement of nursing and other professions in alcohol screening and brief intervention: A critical review
    Atlanta, United States 2015
  • Substance Use and Abuse Multiple Small Feedings of the Mind
    Boston, United States 2015
  • The Addiction Recovery Clinic: A novel primary-care based approach to teaching Addiction Medicine
    Washington, United States 2015
  • Enhanced uptake of Hepatitis C Treatment in an Opioid Treatment Program
    Austin, United States 2015
  • Enhanced uptake of Hepatitis C Treatment in an Opioid Treatment Program
    Washington, United States 2015
  • Marijuana clinical and policy issues
    Providence, United States 2015
  • Medication Assisted Treatment of Hepatitis C, HIV and Opioid Use Disorder
    Providence, United States 2015
  • Small Group Teaching
    Boston, United States 2015
  • For every ill there may be a pill: Treating substance use disorders with medication
    Orlando, United States 2014
  • Marijuana: Clearing the Smoke on Clinical and Policy Issues
    Harwich, United States 2014
  • Marijuana: What every physician needs to know
    Harwich, United States 2013
  • Use and safety of buprenorphine in HIV-infected and uninfected opioid dependent patients
    Denver, United States 2013
  • Marijuana: What every physician needs to know
    Harwich, United States 2013
  • Update in Addiction Medicine for the Generalist
    Phoenix, United States 2013
  • Actual causes of death among patients enrolled in a methadone maintenance program
    Philadelphia, United States 2013
  • Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Program
    Albany, United States 2011
  • Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment in the Emergency Department
    Albany, United States 2011
  • Introduction to Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment.
    Albany, United States 2011
  • Buprenorphine and Medical Co-Morbidities
    Washington, United States 2011
  • Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Program
    Albany, United States 2011
  • Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment in the Emergency Department
    Albany, United States 2011
  • Introduction to Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment
    Albany, United States 2011
  • Knowledge, skills and attitudes regarding identification and management of substance use among residents
    Arlington, United States 2011
  • Skills, attitudes, and training experiences regarding chronic pain management among residents
    Arlington, United States 2011
  • Skills, attitudes, and training experiences regarding chronic pain management among residents
    Phoenix, United States 2011
  • Developing and Implementing a Multi-specialty Graduate medical Education Curriculum on Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)
    Bethesda, United States 2010
  • HIV transmission risk behaviors and antiretroviral resistance among HIV-infected patients on opioid agonist treatment
    Scottsdale, United States 2010
  • Hepatic safety and antiretroviral effectiveness in HIV-infected patients receiving naltrexone
    Scottsdale, United States 2010
  • Addiction update for the generalist
    Minneapolis, United States 2010
  • HIV transmission risk behaviors and antiretroviral resistance among HIV-infected patients on opioid agonist treatment.”
    Minneapolis, United States 2010
  • Hepatic safety and antiretroviral effectiveness in HIV-infected patients receiving naltrexone
    Minneapolis, United States 2010
  • Hepatitis C Treatment in People with Opioid Dependence
    New York, United States 2009
  • Prescription Drug Abuse
    Verona, United States 2008
  • Prescription Drug Abuse
    Verona, United States 2008
  • Substance use in patients with sexually transmitted diseases: Results from a national survey
    San Juan, Puerto Rico 2008
  • Substance use in patients with sexually transmitted diseases: Results from a national survey
    Pittsburgh, United States 2008
  • Medical co-morbidities of substance abuse, Clinical Management, Special Populations
    Orlando, United States 2007
  • Medical co-morbidities of substance abuse, Clinical Management, Special Populations
    Orlando, United States 2007
  • Medical co-morbidities of substance abuse, Clinical Management, Special Populations
    Orlando, United States 2007
  • Quality of reporting of multivariable methods in the general medical literature
    Toronto, Canada 2007
  • Factors associated with the abuse of prescription opioids in women: Results of a national survey
    Scottsdale, United States 2006
  • Support and training of chief residents in management skills and conflict resolution
    Philadelphia, United States 2006
  • Effects of marijuana on pulmonary function: a systematic review
    Los Angeles, United States 2006
  • Risk factors associated with abuse of prescription opioids in women: results of a national survey
    Los Angeles, United States 2006

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Elected as President ElectAmerican College of Academic Addiction Medicine2019
Awarded W. Anderson Spickard Excellence in Mentorship AwardAssociation for Medical Education and Research in Substance Use and Addiciton2018
Recognized Macy Foundation Faculty ScholarMacy Foundation2017
Elected as Milestones Committee ChairThe Addiction Medicine Foundation2017
Elected PresidentSociety of General Internal Medicine, New England Region2014
Clinician Educator of the YearSociety of General Internal Medicine-New England Regional Award for Excellence2013
George Thornton Community Teacher of the Year AwardYale University School of Medicine Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program2011
Selected as Co-chair Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drug Use Interest GroupSociety of General Internal Medicine2011
Loan Repayment Award RecipientNational Institute of Health2011
Selected as a Hamolsky Award Finalist for Outstanding Junior Investigator Oral Abstract Presentation33rd Annual Society of General Internal Medicine Meeting, Minneapolis, MN2010
Certified as an HIV SpecialistAmerican Academy of HIV Medicine2010
Selected as Invited FellowAmerican College of Physicians2010
Best Research Abstract in Women's MedicineSociety of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Los Angles, CA2006
Selected as Chief Medical ResidentYale University Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program2004
Job E. Fuchs Scholarship Award for Humanism in MedicineBoston University School of Medicine2001
Phi Beta KapaBoston University1997

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Principles of Addiction Medicine Textbook 7th EditionEditor2019
American College of Academic Addiction MedicinePresident-elect2019 - Present
American College of Academic Addiction MedicineChair, ACGME Milestones subcommittee2019 - Present
American College of Academic Addiction MedicineMember, Mission, Values, Vision, Goals and Objectives subcommittee2019 - Present
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Clinical Trials Network Subthreshold Opioid Use Disorder Intervention WorkgroupServed as consultant to CTN panel for intervention development2018
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceMember, The Committee on the Status of Women in Medicine2018 - Present
American College of Academic Addiction MedicinePresident-elect2017 - Present
Addiction Medicine Fellowship Directors Association2016 - Present
Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program Director’s AssociationMember2016 - 2018
Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program Director’s AssociationChair2016 - 2018
Medical Disorders and Complications of Addiction for Principles of Addiction Medicine Textbook, 6th EditionAssociate Editor2016
Society of General Internal MedicinePast-president, New England Region2016
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceCo-chair, Addiction Medicine curriculum committee for Yale School of Medicine2016 - Present
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceFaculty Evaluation Committee, Member2016 - Present
Society of General Internal MedicinePresident, New England Region2015
Reviewer for Addiction, Archives of General Psychiatry, BioMed Central: Medical Education, Clinical Medicine: Gastroenterology, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Journal of Addiction Medicine, Journal of General Internal Medicine, Journal of Managed Care, Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance AbuseReviewer2015 - Present
Society of General Internal MedicinePresident elect, New England Region2014
American Society of Addiction MedicinePlanning Committee Chair, Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Course2013
Society of General Internal Medicine35th Annual Meeting, Chair, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Abstract Review Committee2013
American Society of Addiction MedicineCourse vice-chair, Fundamentals of Addiction Medicine Course2013 - Present
American Society of Addiction MedicineContinuing Medical Education Committee member2013 - Present
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceIntern Selection Committee, Core Faculty Member HIV Training Track, Yale Primary Care Program2013 - Present
American Society of Addiction Medicine2012 - Present
Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse2012 - Present
Addiction Treatment in Medical Settings, Journal of Substance Abuse TreatmentGuest Editor for Special Issue: Addiction Treatment in Medical Settings, Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment2012
Medical Disorders and Complications of Addiction, for Principles of Addiction Medicine Textbook, 5th EditionAssociate Editor2012
Society of General Internal Medicine34th Annual Meeting Chair, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Workshop Review Committee2012
Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS)Providers Clinical Support System-Opioids Member, Steering Committee2012 - Present
Society of General Internal MedicineSubstance Abuse Interest Group2011 - Present
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Clinical Decision Support Working GroupExpert panel to establish Clinical Decision Support for implementation of Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for Drug Use Disorders in Primary Care2011
Society of General Internal MedicineAlcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Interest Group, Co-chair2011 - Present
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceIntern Selection Committee, Yale University Traditional Residency Program2011 - Present
Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS)Providers Clinical Support System: Buprenorphine Mentor2010 - Present
Society of General Internal Medicine33rd Annual Meeting, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Scientific Abstract Review Committee2010 - Present
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceVeterans Aging Cohort Study (VACS) Member, Liver Disease Core2010 - 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
Alcohol, Other Drugs and Health: Current EvidenceAssociate Editor2009 - Present
American College of PhysiciansConnecticut Council of Young Physicians, Co-chair2008 - 2013
American College of PhysiciansConnecticut Governor’s Council, Member2008 - 2013
American College of PhysiciansConnecticut Health and Public Policy Committee, Member2008 - Present
Society of General Internal MedicineSubstance Abuse Interest Group, Member2004 - 2011
Society of General Internal MedicineHIV/AIDS Task Force, Member2004 - Present
Society of General Internal MedicinePain Medicine Interest Group, Member2004 - Present
Yale University/VA Connecticut Healthcare System ServiceIntern Selection Committee Yale University Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program2004 - Present

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