Ivan J. Stanford, M.D. (he/him)Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Dr. Ivan Stanford is originally from a small town in Australia. He came to UConn for Internal Medicine Residency and upon completing his residency joined the clinical and teaching faculty in 2022.
Before medical school he served as a Marine Engineer Officer in the Royal Australian Navy. He completed a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from University of New South Wales whilst studying at the Australian Defence Force Academy in 2010. After his initial period of service, he decided to make a career change and completed medical school at the University of Queensland School of Medicine in 2018. He completed Internal Medicine Residency training at University of Connecticut with a focus on outpatient medicine in 2022.
He is a primary care physician with a focus on LGBTQ+ care and gender affirming care including hormone therapy.
When not in the office he enjoys spending time hiking with his family including his two labradoodles.
|B.Eng.||University of New South Wales, Australian Defense Force Academy||Mechanical Engineering|
|M.D.||University of Queensland School of Medicine||Medicine|
|Residency||UConn School of Medicine||Internal Medicine|
|Name of Award/Honor||Awarding Organization|
|Ralph F. Reinfrank, M.D. Award Excellence in Teaching||UConn Internal Medicine Residency|
|Dean's Commendation for Academic Excellence||University of Queensland School of Medicine|
- LGBTQ+ Care
- Gender Affirming Care Including Hormone Therapy
- Sexual Health
|Name & Description||Category||Role||Type||Scope||Start Year||End Year|
|American College of Physicians||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||National||2022|
|Academy of HIV Medicine||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||International||2022|