Stephen Richard Holt, MD, FACP

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine); Associate Program Director, Ambulatory Education, Yale Primary Care Residency Program

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine: Addiction Medicine

Office of Student Research


Stephen Holt attended Columbia University’s College of Physicians & Surgeons and subsequently completed his residency training and Chief Residency at Yale's Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program before joining the program as an Assistant Professor. He currently serves as the Associate Program Director for Ambulatory Education in the Primary Care Program. His areas of interest include addiction medicine, medical education, and the art and science of physical diagnosis. Current clinical activities include ambulatory clinic precepting, co-directing the Addiction Recovery Clinic at SRC, and general medicine ward attending several months per year. He runs the Musculoskeletal Exam Workshop Series within the Primary Care training program, and co-directs Medical Education Electives at both the medical student and post-graduate level. He also gives recurring lectures on physical diagnosis and addiction medicine topics within the Yale Affiliated Hospital network.

Education & Training

MD Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons (2004)
MS Yale University (2000)
BS James Madison University (1997)
Chief Resident Yale University Primary Care Program
Medical Resident Yale University Primary Care Program
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2007)
Board Certification AB of Addiction Medicine, Addiction Medicine (2014)

Honors & Recognition

  • Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine AwardYale University School of Medicine (2014)

  • Faculty Teacher of the YearYale Primary Care Residency Program (2009)

  • John W. Brackett Award for Resident TeacherYale Primary Care Program (2007)

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Contact Info

Stephen Richard Holt, MD, FACP
Patient Care Location
Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street

New Haven, CT 06511