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Clara G. Weinstock, D.O.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Academic Office Location:
Internal Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-679-4477

Primary Care

Dr. Clara Weinstock is originally from Rhode Island and studied biology in undergrad at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota. She served as a diabetes educator through AmeriCorps in Rhode Island and subsequently did community health work in Quito, Ecuador. She then spent two years doing research in behavior modification including exercise promotion and smoking cessation at Brown University. She went on to study medicine at A.T. Still University and completed residency at Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine in Springfield, MA. She then joined the faculty at UConn and is now site director for the primary care internal medicine program at the UConn Health Center.  She also enjoys teaching a clinical skills course for second year medical students.   

B.A.Macalester CollegeBiology
D.O.A.T. Still University of Osteopathic MedicineOsteopathic Medicine

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyTufts University School of Medicine/Baystate Medical CenterInternal Medicine

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Faculty Award for Excellence in TeachingUniversity of Connecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program
Fellow of the American College of PhysicianAmerican College of Physicians
Top Doctor of the WorldLeading Physicians of the World, International Association of Internists
Faculty Award for Excellence in TeachingUniversity of Connecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program
Faculty Award for Excellence in TeachingUniversity of Connecticut Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program
High Street Health Center Healthy Relationship Award - Awarded to One Resident for Exceptional Patient Advocacy and Team CommunicationsBaystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine
Certificate of Commendation, Resident Physician Community Service AwardAmerican Association of Medical Colleges
TOUCH Award for Extensive Service in Community HealthAmerican Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
Best Poster Award - Annual Research SymposiumLutheran Medical Center
Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges - Awarded for Exceptional Leadership, Character, Service and AcademicsA.T. Still University
Still Bright Scholarship Award for Academic AchievementA.T. Still University

Preventive medicine, chronic disease management, health disparities

Case Reports

  • Congestive Heart Failure in Anaplasmosis and Babesiosis
    Jessica Tuan and Clara Weinstock Journal of General Internal Medicine 2018 Apr;
  • Metformin Overdose: An Uncommon Presentation of a Common Drug
    Rohini Meka, Clara Weinstock, Suresh Chirumamilla, Chelsea Gordner Diabetes 2017 Jun;66 (suppl 1)A622
  • Case 16007: An elderly man with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, chest pain, and left facial droop.
    Clara Weinstock, Dilpreet Singh, Benjamin Johnson, William McGee Partners Infectious Disease Images 2016 Oct;


Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Let's talk about the elephant in the room.PosterACP CT Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting.2020
"So Your Residents Want a Global Health Program?: Best Practices and Key Considerations for Developing GME Global Health Curricula."OtherSociety of General Internal Medicine National Meeting2019Washington D.C.
Diagnosing a Rare Cause of Massive Splenomegaly in Rural RwandaPosterThe American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene2018New Orleans, LA
Spontaneous Tumor Lysis Syndrome: A Rare Presentation of Small Cell Lung Cancer.PosterAmerican College of Physicians, Connecticut Annual Meeting2018Hartford, CT
Challenges of Treating a Case of Disseminated Cryptococcal Disease Complicated by Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in a Patient in Rural RwandaPosterConnecticut Infectious Diseases Society Annual Conference2018Yale School of Medicine. New Haven, CT
Congestive Heart Failure in Anaplasmosis and BabesiosisPosterSociety of General Internal Medicine National Meeting2018Denver, CO
To Inject or not to Inject: A Case StudyPosterConnecticut Americal College of Physicians Annual Meeting2017Southington, CT
Case: An elderly man with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, chest pain and left facial droop.TalkInfectious Disease Society of America National Annual Meeting2016New Orleans, LA
Falsely Elevated HbA1c: Case Reports of South Florida Hemoglobin VariantPosterSociety of General Internal Medicine2015Harvard University, Boston, MA
Evaluating a Decreased Vaccination Compliance Rate Among Patients Under Two Years of Age: A Quality AssessmentPosterNational Association of Community Health Centers Annual Conference2011San Diego, CA
Baseline Data from Seamos Activas: A Culturally and Linguistically Adapted Physical Activity Intervention for LatinasPosterNIH Health Disparities Summit2008National Harbor, MD