John H. Sinard, MD, PhD

Professor of Pathology and of Ophthalmology and Visual Science; Vice Chair Pathology; Director, Anatomic Pathology; Director, Pathology Informatics

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student Research

Ophthalmology and Visual Science

Pathology: Clinical Informatics Development | Pathology ITS | Surgical Pathology: Ophthalmic Pathology; Thoracic / GU Diagnostic Team

Yale Medical Group


John Sinard is a board-certified anatomic pathologist. He received his bachelor's degree from Harvard University, and his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Johns Hopkins. His residency training was at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He is the Vice Chair of Pathology and Director of Anatomic Pathology and is active on the autopsy and surgical pathology services, with a specialty interest in ophthalmic pathology. He directs the Pathology Informatics Program, and has been developing software for over 30 years. His academic interests are centered on translational informatics: delivering modern data management tools to practicing physicians and researchers.

Education & Training

MD Johns Hopkins University (1990)
PhD Johns Hopkins University (1990)
BA Harvard University (1982)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification AB of Pathology, Pathology (2014)
Board Certification AB of Pathology, Clinical Informatics (2014)

Professional Service

  • Medical Education Strategic Planning Committee Office of Education (2008 - 2009)

  • Autopsy Committee College of American Pathologists (2008 - 2011)

  • Council on Scientific Affairs College of American Pathologists (2013 - 2018)

  • Council on Education College of American Pathologists (2015)

  • Secretary and Board of Directors United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (2014)

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Contact Info

John H. Sinard, MD, PhD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Eye CenterTemple Medical Center
40 Temple Street, Ste 3rd Floor

New Haven, CT 06510
Lauder Hall
310 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Department of Pathology100 York Street, Ste EP 2-607A
New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Address
PO Box 208023
New Haven, CT 06520-8023

Autopsy Pathology

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Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science

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