John H. Sinard, MD, PhD

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

Physician Biography

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 has been at Yale for over 25 years, and currently is the Vice Chair of Pathology and Director of Anatomic Pathology.  He is active on the autopsy and surgical pathology services, with a specialty interest in ophthalmic pathology. He founded 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.

Clinical Interests

  • Conjunctival Diseases
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
  • Eye Neoplasms
  • Eyelid Diseases
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Neoplasms by Histologic Type
  • Neoplasms by Site
  • Neoplasms, Germ Cell and Embryonal
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Quality Control
  • Retinal Diseases
  • Retroperitoneal Neoplasms
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Thoracic Neoplasms
  • Urogenital Neoplasms
  • Urologic Diseases
  • Uveal Diseases
  • Neoplasms, Complex and Mixed
  • Male Urogenital Diseases

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult; Adolescent; Child; Geriatric
Referrals: From physicians only

Patient Care Organizations

Pathology: Anatomic Pathology | Autopsy | Surgical Pathology: Head, Neck & Endocrine Pathology; Ophthalmic Pathology


Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology AB of Pathology (1994)

  • Pathology AB of Pathology (2014)

  • Clinical Informatics AB of Pathology (2014)

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Contact Info

John H. Sinard, MD, PhD
Patient Care Location
Yale PathologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste East Pavilion(EP) 2-631

New Haven, CT 06510
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Office Location
Department of PathologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste East Pavilion(EP) 2-607

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208023
New Haven, CT 06520-8023

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