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Peter Jatlow, MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Laboratory Medicine and in Psychiatry

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Peter Jatlow, MD

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Mailing Address

  • Laboratory Medicine

    PO Box 208035, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8035

    United States

Peter Jatlow
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Dr Jatlow has been a member of the full time Yale faculty since 1968. He served as Chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine from 1984-2006, and is currently Professor of Laboratory Medicine with a joint Appointment in the Department of Psychiatry. His clinical interests are focused on clinical chemistry and, in particular, toxicology. His research activities have been concerned with the clinical pharmacology of drugs of abuse, especially cocaine, nicotine and most recently alcohol.

Education & Training

  • MD
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center (1961)
  • Fellowship
    Pathology, Yale School of Medicine
  • Chief Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Intern
    Montefiore Hospital, Bronx NY

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Jean R. Oliver Award: Master Teacher in PathologyAlumni Assoc., SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn2001
Elected Fellow: for "Research and Leadership in Laboratory Medicine"American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)1997
For Outstanding Contributions in EducationAmerican Association of Clinical Chemistry1995
Irving Sunshine Award in Clinical ToxicologyInternational Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology1993
Seligson-Golden Award for Contributions to the Field of Clinical ChemistryAmerican Association of Clinical Chemistry (Ct Valley Section)1993
Cotlove Award and LectureshipAcademy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists1990
Gerald T Evans Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Science and Clinical Discipline of Laboratory MedicineAcademy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists1988
Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Chemistry in a Selected Area of ResearchAmerican Association of Clinical Chemistry1985

Professional Service

Yale School of MedicineSenior Women Recruitment Committee1996 - 1998
National Board of Medical ExaminersFLEX Program Test Materials Development Subcommittee1990 - 1991
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (Journal)Editorial Board1990 - Present
Yale School of MedicineSearch Committee: Pathology Chair1989 - Present
Amer. Journal of Clinical Pathology (journal)Editorial Board1989 - Present
Association of Pathology ChairsUndergraduate Education Commitd\tee1988 - 2006
Yale School of MedicineSearch Committee:Pediatric Chair1987 - Present
NIH (NIDA)SBIR Grant review Committees (multiple)1985 - 1987
Clinical Chimica Acta (Journal)Editorial Board1984 - 1991
Yale School of MedicineSearch Committee: Anesthesiology Chair1984 - Present
American Society of Clinical PathologyCouncil on Clinical Chemistry1983 - 1990
NIH (NIDA)Biomedical Research Review Committee1982 - 1986
Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and ScientistsPresident1982 - 1983
American Board of PathologyChemical Patholgoy Test Committee1981 - 1985
Yale School of MedicineMedical School Council1980 - 1982
NIH (NIDA)Multiple special grant and contract review committees and site visits1978 - 2009
Yale New Haven HospitalPharmacy and Therapeutics Committee1978 - 1986
FDAClinical Toxicology Device Classification Panel.1978 - 1982
College of American PathologistsTherapeutic Drug Monitoring Resource Committee1977 - 1982
College of American PathologistsToxicology Resource Committee1975 - 1982
Clinical Chemistry (Journal)Editorial Board1973 - 1983
Yale-New Haven HospsitalDirector Residency Program: Dept. of Laboratory Medicine1968 - 1984
Yale School of MedicineDirector Of Medical Studies: Dept of Laboratory Medicine

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