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Our Physicians


Lisa M. Rossi, M.D.


July 1999
Doctorate of Medicine

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Farmington, Connecticut


December 1994

B. S. Biology, Cum Laude 8/91-12/94

Minor fields: Chemistry, French

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA


Internship/Residency Training:  


July 2004 – June 2007

Gastroenterology Fellowship

University of Connecticut Gastroenterology / Hepatology, Fellowship Program

University of Connecticut Health Center

Farmington, CT

July 2003 – June 2004

Chief Medical Resident

University of Connecticut Internal Medicine Program

University of Connecticut Health Center

Farmington, CT

July 2000 – June 2003

University of Connecticut Internal Medicine Program

University of Connecticut Health Center,

Farmington, CT


Connecticut Medical License:  #45192


Saint Francis Hospital, Hartford, CT


Sept. 2009-June 2010

Instructor/preceptor for Student Continuity Practice

UCONN School of Medicine


March 2007

Instructor, Mechanisms of Disease: 

Fatty Liver Disease 

University of Connecticut School of Medicine


March 2006

Instructor, Mechanisms of Disease:

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

University of Connecticut School of Medicine



Instructor/Preceptor, Student Continuity Practice III

University of Connecticut School of Medicine



Instructor, Principles of Clinical Medicine

University of Connecticut School of Medicine


2014   GI Center of Excellence Committee

2016   Female Physician Forum/Committee


  • GI Center of Excellence Committee

  • Female Physician Forum/committee


2007 – Present

Physician/Partner, Connecticut Gastroenterology Associates

Hartford CT

2012 – Present

GI Clinic Director, SFH and Medical Center

Hartford, CT

2007 – Present

Clinical Instructor, UCONN Medical School

Farmington, CT

2007 – Present

SFH Site Director, UCONN Gastroenterology Fellowship Program

Farmington, CT



  • Philip T. Goldenberg, M.D. Award for Leadership, 1994


Medical School:

  • Intern of the Year, 2001-2000

  • AASLD Resident Scholar Travel Awardee, 2002

  • Chief Medical Resident Appointment, 2003-2004

  • Veterans Administration Ambulatory Award, Newington, CT, 2003

  • Chief Gastroenterology Fellow Appointment, 2006-2007

  • National Institutes of Health Fellowship, 1988


Habibi H, md, Devuni D, Rossi L. Ectopic Pancreas: A Rare Cause of Abdominal Pain, Connecticut Medicine, volume 78, no. 8 479, September 2014


Contributing Author: Wu G, Pappano, A. Pocket Handbook of GI Pharmacotherapeutics. Humana Press, February 2009. Chapters 1-4(Peptic Disorders, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, General GI Motility disorders)


Hou W, Rossi L, Shan Y, Zheng J, Lambrecht RW, Bonkovsky HL. Iron increases heme oxygenase-1 (HMOX1) and decreases expression of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in HCV-expressing human hepatoma cells. Would J. Gastroent, September 2009.


Abstract/Oral Presentation DDW 2007 Rossi L, Shan Y, Lambrecht RW, Bonkovsky HL Iron increases HCV and heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) expression in HCV-expressing human liver cells.


Rossi LM, Rangasamy P, Zhang J, Xiao-Qing Q, Wu GY. Research Advances in the Development of Peptide Antibiotics. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. August 2007


Abstract: ACG Poster Presentation Chemmanur A, Rossi L, Smith J, Bauer F, Scholes J, Polio J. A Case of Vanishing Bile Duct Syndrome in a patient with T cell Large Granulcytic Leukemia. October 2006


Emedicine: Toxic Megacolon, 2006 (abstract)


Silverstein N. Forouhar F. Rossi L. Aziz K. An unusual presentation of hepatocellular carcinoma: case report and review. Connecticut Medicine. 69(3):133-8, 2005 Mar.


Ainsworth JR, Rossi LM, Murphy EC. Jr. The moloney murine sarcoma virus ts110’ splice site signal contributes to the regulation of splice efficiency and thermosensitivity. Journal of Virology, Sept 1996, p 6373-6478

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