Alec B. O'Connor, M.D., M.P.H.

Alec B. O'Connor, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

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

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. O'Connor graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology, then obtained his M.D. from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1996. He completed internal medicine residency and a chief residency year at the University of Rochester in 2000. He is Program Director for the Internal Medicine Residency and an Associate Professor of Medicine. He is a practicing hospitalist at Strong Memorial Hospital. His scholarly interests include resident and student education, improving pain management, and the cost-effectiveness of care. Outside of medicine he enjoys running, cycling, skiing, and good food.

Current Appointments

Director, Internal Medicine Residency - Department of Medicine (SMD)
William L. Morgan, Jr. Professorship in Medicine - Department of Medicine (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Hospital Medicine (SMD) - Primary


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MPH | Clinical Investigation | University of Rochester2007
MD | Medicine | Indiana University School of Medicine1996
BA | Molecular and Cell Biology | University of California at Berkeley1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1997 - 06/30/2000
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1996 - 06/30/1997