C Andrew Aligne, M.D., M.P.H.

C Andrew Aligne, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Fax: (585) 276-2566
Administrative: (585) 273-5942

Research Bio

Dr. Aligne's research interests include evidence-based community health programs, Public Heath training for health care professionals, and environmental and social determinants of health. He is currently engaged in research on various aspects of evidence-based community health, and evidence-based medicine.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award 2013
Outstanding Hospital Faculty Teaching Award 2011
Invited intern retreat leader Washington University Department of Pediatrics | St. Louis 2009
Forty under 40 | Rochester Business Journal | Rochester, NY 2005
Outstanding Community Service Award | Association of American Medical Colleges(AAMC) | University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester NY 2005
Pediatric Scientist Development Program, U. Wisconsin Resident Representative
Resident Research Presentation, Wisconsin AAP Annual Meeting
Howard Hughes Medical Student Research Training Fellowship
NIH Summer Research Training Grant
UCLA Library Campbell book collection prize
National Merit Scholarship
Chancellor's Scholarship
Regents' Scholarship
Division of Honors Spoon Scholarship
Division of Honors Summer Research Stipend
Magna cum laude
Phi Beta Kappa

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 39 available »

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.
Collins C, Lavender M, Brown S, Sheffield P, Aligne CA. "Cyclopedia: sustaining a positive youth development program through community partnership". Int J Disabil Hum Dev. 2013; 12(4): 457-465.
King JM, Aligne CA. "Pediatrics in the community: Healthy Kids Zoo Adventure". Pediatr Rev. 2013; 34(6): 285-86.
2012 Apr 1
Aligne CA. "Re: "Asthma and caries: a systematic review and meta-analysis"." American journal of epidemiology. 2012 Apr 1; 175(7):730; author reply 730-1. Epub 2012 Feb 08.
2011 Jan
Shah SD, Aligne CA. "Pediatrics in the community: the Haiti earthquake." Pediatrics in review. 2011 Jan; 32(1):34.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Part-Time) - Department of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary
Assistant Professor of Clinical Center for Community Health (Part-Time) - Center for Community Health


Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MPH | Clinical Investigation Track | University of Rochester2001
MD | Medicine | University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine1992
BS | Biochemistry | University of California, Los Angeles1987

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

General Pediatrics Fellowship, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 1999
Residency in Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 1995