Eric Biondi, M.D.

Eric Biondi, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 276-1128
Administrative: (585) 276-4113
Office: (585) 276-4113

Professional Bio

Dr. Biondi is a pediatric hospitalist whose clinical expertise is caring for hospitalized children. He is heavily involved in resident and medical student education and stresses practicing evidence-based medicine. He also acts as the Physician Unit leader for one of Golisano's three general care floors and is working to develop and implement integrated care pathways for common pediatric illnesses. In addition, Dr. Biondi is the Assistant Director of the Community Advocacy in Resident Education (CARE) Track, in which he works with residents to develop evidence-based community projects that benefit children in the Rochester area.

Research Bio

Dr. Biondi is heavily involved in clinical outcomes, quality, and educational research. His main area of interest is in children hospitalized with common illnesses; particularly infants with fever and children with pneumonia. Much of his clinical research attempts to examine current practice in order to reduce unnecessary tests, medications and procedures. Dr. Biondi has led several national studies and is involved with the Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings (PRIS) and Value in Inpatient Pediatrics (VIP) networks.

Awards & Honors (National)

APA Young Investigator Award 2014

Awards & Honors (Local)

Board Excellence Award | University of Rochester Medical Center Board of Directors 2013
Ruth A. Lawrence Academic Faculty Service Award for Extraordinary Achievement in Medical Education and Mentoring | Department of Pediatrics | University of Rochester 2012
Outstanding Hospital Faculty Teaching Award | Pediatric and Medicine/Pediatric Residents | University of Rochester, Golisano Children's Hospital 2012
Rochester Forty Under 40 Award | Rochester Business Journal 2012

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 19 available »

2015 Jun
Schroeder AR, Chang PW, Shen MW, Biondi EA, Greenhow TL. "Diagnostic accuracy of the urinalysis for urinary tract infection in infants <3 months of age." Pediatrics. 2015 Jun; 135(6):965-71.
2015 May
Biondi EA, Gottfried JA, Dutko Fioravanti I, Schriefer JA, Aligne CA, Leonard MS. "Interobserver reliability of attending physicians and bedside nurses when using an inpatient paediatric respiratory score." Journal of clinical nursing. 2015 May; 24(9-10):1320-6. Epub 2014 Nov 25.
2015 Apr
Biondi EA, Varade WS, Garfunkel LC, Lynn JF, Craig MS, Cellini MM, Shone LP, Harris JP, Baldwin CD. "Discordance between resident and faculty perceptions of resident autonomy: can self-determination theory help interpret differences and guide strategies for bridging the divide?" Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2015 Apr; 90(4):462-71.
2014 Nov
Biondi E. "The superbugs are coming!" Hospital pediatrics. 2014 Nov; 4(6):408-10.
2014 Sep
Biondi EA, Mischler M, Jerardi KE, Statile AM, French J, Evans R, Lee V, Chen C, Asche C, Ren J, Shah SS, . "Blood culture time to positivity in febrile infants with bacteremia." JAMA pediatrics. 2014 Sep; 168(9):844-9.


Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MS | Masters in Business Administration with a focus on Medical Management | Simon School of Business, University of Rochester2014
MD | Medicine | Temple University School of Medicine2008
BS | Biochemistry and Molecular Biology | Dickinson College2004

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2009 - 06/30/2011
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center06/13/2008 - 06/30/2009