General Internal Medicine Fellow
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Jarratt Pytell, M.D., is the 2018-19 fellow in Addiction Medicine at Johns Hopkins. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder in mathematics and psychology. Afterwards he was accepted into Teach For America and worked as a 7th and 8th grade math teacher at a public school located in New Orleans' Upper Ninth Ward. He then earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans. During medical school, he was accepted as an Applied Epidemiology Fellow at the Centers For Disease Prevention and worked for a year in the Division of Waterborne Diseases. He completed his medical residency at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He will complete a General Internal Medicine fellowship at Johns Hopkins after completing his Addiction Medicine fellowship and plans to pursue a career in academic medicine focusing on the primary care treatment of substance use disorders and address health disparities in access to substance abuse treatment.