Nicolas Bertholet, MD
Dr. Bertholet is chef de clinique in Prevention and Public Health and Psychiatry at the Alcohol Treatment Center, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland. As a CARE Fellow, his research focused on brief interventions and behavior change among persons with unhealthy alcohol use. His research focuses on alcohol use, brief motivational interventions, the processes of change involved in addiction and the use of new technologies in the delivery of secondary prevention interventions. He is currently an Associate Editor of aodhealth.org.
Medical School: Lausanne University Medical School
Residency: Lausanne University Hospital
Fellowship Mentor: Richard Saitz, MD, MPH
Fellowship Research Projects:
Fellowship Related Publications:
2. Bertholet N, Cheng DM, Palfai TP, Saitz R. Factors associated with Favorable drinking outcome 12 Months after hospitalization in a prospective cohort study of inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use. Journal Of General Internal Medicine. 2010; 25(10):1024-9.
3. Bertholet N, Cheng DM, Palfai TP, Samet JH, Saitz R. Does readiness to change predict subsequent alcohol consumption in medical inpatients with unhealthy alcohol use? Addictive Behaviors. 2009; 34(8):636-40.
6. Bertholet N, Saitz R. Screening and brief intervention for pregnant women. In Principles of Addiction Medicine, 4th ed. Richard K. Ries, Shannon C. Miller, David A. Fiellin, Richard Saitz. Lippincott. 2009. Williams & Wilkins: Philadelphia.
Current Position: Chef de Clinique, Alcohol Treatment Center, Lausanne University Hospital