Jeffrey M. Vinocur, M.D.

Jeffrey M. Vinocur, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 631
Rochester, NY 14642

Administrative: (585) 275-6096
Fax: (585) 442-0104

Research Bio

• Quality improvement, performance improvement, and patient safety in many aspects of pediatric cardiology, including electrophysiology and cardiac surgery
• Use of multicenter clinical registries for quality improvement
• Management of inherited arrhythmia syndromes
• Management of fetal arrhythmias
• Various other aspects of pediatric cardiology and electrophysiology

Awards & Honors (National)

Paul Gillette Award (co-recipient with Tamara Koopmann) 2015
Goldwater Scholarship 2001

Awards & Honors (Local)

Mark Snelling Outstanding Fellow Award | University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics 2012
Frank Gougeon Fellowship 2011 - 2012
Chair's Award for Special Contribution by a Resident | University of Connecticut Pediatric Residency Program 2009
Primary Care Center Resident of the Year Award | Connecticut Children's Medical Center 2009
Outstanding PL-2 Resident Award | University of Connecticut Pediatric Residency Program 2008
First Place for Scholarly Pursuit in Basic Science | University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 2006
IBM Linux Scholar Challenge winner 2002
Lockheed Martin Award for Outstanding Achievement and Academic Service (Computer Science) 2002
Cornell University Computer Science Prize for Academic Excellence and Leadership 2002

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 13 available »

2016 Jun
Al-Haddad BJ, Menk JS, Kochilas L, Vinocur JM. "Factors Affecting Length of Postoperative Hospitalization for Pediatric Cardiac Operations in a Large North American Registry (1982-2007)." Pediatric cardiology. 2016 Jun; 37(5):884-91. Epub 2016 Mar 10.
2016 Mar 28
Patel N, Sollinger C, D'Angio CT, Vinocur JM, Ackerman KG, Katzman PJ. "Case Report: Congenital diaphragmatic hernia with liver herniation into the pericardium in a 30-week gestation infant." Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society. 2016 Mar 28; Epub 2016 Mar 28.
Wittlieb-Weber, CA; Haude, KA; MS; CGC; Fong, CT; Vinocur, JM. "A novel GJA1 mutation causing familial oculodentodigital dysplasia with dilated cardiomyopathy and arrhythmia". Heart Rhythm Case Reports. 2016; 2: 32-35.
2015 Jun
Roston TM, Vinocur JM, Maginot KR, Mohammed S, Salerno JC, Etheridge SP, Cohen M, Hamilton RM, Pflaumer A, Kanter RJ, Potts JE, LaPage MJ, Collins KK, Gebauer RA, Temple JD, Batra AS, Erickson C, Miszczak-Knecht M, Kubuš P, Bar-Cohen Y, Kantoch M, Thomas VC, Hessling G, Anderson C, Young ML, Cabrera Ortega M, Lau YR, Johnsrude CL, Fournier A, Kannankeril PJ, Sanatani S. "Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia in children: analysis of therapeutic strategies and outcomes from an international multicenter registry." Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology. 2015 Jun; 8(3):633-42. Epub 2015 Feb 24.
Lazaros, K.; Kochilas, MD.; Vinocur, JM.; Jeremiah, S.; Menk, MS. "Age-Dependent Sex Effects on Outcomes After Pediatric Cardiac Surgery". J Am Heart Assoc. 2014; 3(1).

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Cardiology (SMD) - Primary


Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | University of Pennsylvania2006
BA | Computer Science | Cornell University2002

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Electrophysiology at University of Toronto / Hospital for Sick Children07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at University of Minnesota / Amplatz Children's Hospital07/01/2009 - 06/30/2012
Residency in Pediatrics at University of Connecticut / Connecticut Children's Medical Center06/28/2007 - 06/27/2009
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Connecticut School of Medicine07/01/2006 - 06/30/2007