Lynn O'Connor MD

Biography

Lynn O'Connor MD

Lynn M. O’Connor has an impressive background and education in her chosen field. She has not only excelled in academia, but garnered many honors and awards throughout the years, making her an influential leader in Colorectal medicine.

She is a passionate doctor with a lifelong goal to empower women to know and understand their bodies. Outspoken at lectures or in her published research, she has given hope and inspiration to other practitioners and shares her knowledge to form a better community of medical protocol and practice.

The following is a list of her accomplishments, but these are only milestones to measure her career. They do not nearly reflect her drive and commitment.

Lynn M. O’Connor, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S., F.A.S.C.R.S.

POST-GRADUATE TRAINING

7/2005 – 6/2006 Colon & Rectal Fellowship, Georgia Colon & Rectal Surgical Clinic Atlanta, GA
7/2000 – 6/2005 General Surgery Residency, Union Memorial Hospital Baltimore, MD
7/1998 – 6/2000 Radiation Oncology Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
7/1997 – 6/1998 General Surgery Residency Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
EDUCATION
8/1993 – 5/1997 MD, Temple University School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA
8/1991 – 4/1993 MPH, Yale University, New Haven, CT
9/1987 – 5/1991 B.S. Biology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
LICENSURENew York # 240343

CERTIFICATIONS
BOARD CERTIFICATION American Board of Surgery
American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Society of Black Academic Surgeons
New York Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Women in Surgery
Long Island Gastrointestinal Society
American College of Surgeons
Southeastern Surgical Congress
National Medical Association
HONORS AND AWARDS
June, 2005 Most Outstanding Achievement Award in Research Union Memorial Hospital
April, 1996 Florence Griffith Freedman Award for Cancer Research Temple University
November, 1995 Temple University Award for Outstanding Leadership, Achievement & Service, Medical Society of Eastern Pennsylvania
June, 1994 Merck Research Scholarship Award, Merck & Company, U.S. Human Health Division
September 1993 to May 1997 Temple University Incentive Award, Temple University School of Medicine
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS
St. Francis Hospital, 100 Port Washington Blvd, Roslyn, NY 11576
North Shore University Hospital, 300 Community Drive, Manhasset, NY 11030
Huntington Hospital, 270 Park Ave, Huntington, NY 11743
PROFESSIONAL OCCUPATION
Current ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP
200 West Carver Street #5, Huntington, NY 11743
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
6/1994 – 8/1994 Merck & Company, West Point, PA
Consultant, U.S. Human Health Division
6/1993 – 9/1993 Enviromed Corporation, New Haven, CT
Consultant
6/1992 – 8/1992 EM Industries Inc., Hawthorne, NY
Consultant