Photo of Eric D. Girard, M.D.

Eric D. Girard, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Academic Office Location:
Surgery
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
  • Looking for a Physician?

    This faculty member is also
    a practicing physician at UConn Health.

    Learn more >
Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.Georgetown UniversityBiology
M.D.Albany Medical CollegeMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
FellowshipUniversity of Louisville School of MedicineColon and Rectal Surgery
ResidencyUniversity of ConnecticutGeneral Surgery

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut Robert Warren Painter, MD Memorial Award; Awarded to the Outstanding Resident for Excellence in Academics, Teaching, and Clinical Care.University of Connecticut Department of Surgery
Judah Folkman Memorial Award - Best Podium Presentation in Basic Science Amniotic Fluid Stem Cells in a Bio-engineered Scaffold: A New Frontier in Patient Specific Therapy for Premature Lung DiseaseAmerican Pediatric Surgery Association
Second Place Podium Presentation in Pediatric Subspecialties Room 1. Towards Personalized Medicine in Tissue Engineering and Respiratory DiseaseConnecticut Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
Second Place Podium Presentation in Pediatric Subspecialties Room 2. Intelligent Medicine Based Therapy for High-Risk Tumors in Children.Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
Best Podium Presentation in Subspecialties Division. Lung Decellularization: Preservation of Architecture.Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Surgeons

Journal Articles

Case Reports

  • Infected urachal cyst secondary to a Crohn's enterourachal fistula.
    Hollander, Lindsay L; Girard, Eric D; Ruscher, Kimberly A; Sayej, Wael; Kim, Christina; Finck, Christine M Journal of pediatric surgery 2012 Dec;47(12):e43-6
  • A novel case of pediatric thoracic malignant ectomesenchymoma in an infant.
    Yohe ME, Girard ED, Balarezzo FS, Brown T, Wu AC, Finck CM, Orsey AD J Pediatr Surg Case Reports