Yale Cocaine Research Clinic

Contact Us

For more information about the clinic and our research programs, please call Erica Forselius at 203-974-7773.


The Cocaine Research Clinic studies the causes and consequences of cocaine addiction in order to develop improved treatments and, ultimately, to prevent addiction to the drug. 
Our research is nationally recognized, and we have active studies in the following areas:

  • Genetics of addiction
  • Brain imaging (PET, MRI)
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Medications Development
  • Sleep and Cognition 

Who is eligible?

Treatment and non-treatment seeking individuals who are now using or have used cocaine in the past are potentially eligible.

Yale Faculty

Robert Malison, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Director, Clinical Neuroscience Research Unit

Director, Neuroscience Research Training Program

Peter Morgan, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Associate Director, Cocaine Research Clinic

Medical Director, Forensic Drug Diversion Clinic

President, Medical and Professional Staff of Connecticut Mental Health Center


Clinical Neuroscience Research Unit (3rd Floor)
Connecticut Mental Health Center
34 Park Street
New Haven, CT  06519