Peter I Jatlow MD

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

Departments & Organizations

NIMH Research Training Program in Childhood-onset Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Albert J. Solnit Integrated Training Program

Psychiatry: Center for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY)

Laboratory Medicine: Clinical Chemistry

Biographical Info

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.

Honors & Recognition

  • Outstanding Contributions to Clinical Chemistry in a Selected Area of Research
    American Association of Clinical Chemistry (1985)
  • Irving Sunshine Award in Clinical Toxicology
    International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology (1993)
  • Seligson-Golden Award for Contributions to the Field of Clinical Chemistry
    American Association of Clinical Chemistry (Ct Valley Section) (1993)
  • Gerald T Evans Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Science and Clinical Discipline of Laboratory Medicine
    Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (1988)
  • Jean R. Oliver Award: Master Teacher in Pathology
    Alumni Assoc., SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn (2001)
  • Cotlove Award and Lectureship
    Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (1990)
  • For Outstanding Contributions in Education
    American Association of Clinical Chemistry (1995)
  • Elected Fellow: for "Research and Leadership in Laboratory Medicine"
    American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) (1997)

Professional Service

  • Member, National Board of Medical Examiners (1990 - 1991)
  • Member, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (Journal) (1990 - -)
  • Member, Amer. Journal of Clinical Pathology (journal) (1989 - -)
  • Chairman and Member, NIH (NIDA) (1985 - 1987)
  • Member, Clinical Chimica Acta (Journal) (1984 - 1991)
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Pathology (1983 - 1990)
  • Member, NIH (NIDA) (1982 - 1986)
  • President, Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists (1982 - 1983)
  • Member, American Board of Pathology (1981 - 1985)
  • Member, FDA (1978 - 1982)
  • Member (ad hoc), NIH (NIDA) (1978 - 2009)
  • Member, College of American Pathologists (1977 - 1982)
  • Member, College of American Pathologists (1975 - 1982)
  • Member, Association of Pathology Chairs (01/01/1988 - 01/01/2006)
  • Member, Clinical Chemistry (Journal) (01/01/1973 - 01/01/1983)

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