Meet Our Family Medicine Faculty

A commitment to family medicine and the highest quality patient care.


Joseph Connelly, MD

Joseph V. Connelly, MD, Chair, Department of Family Medicine

  • Medical School, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Fairfax Family Practice
  • Board certified, Family Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • Faculty Development Fellowship

Henry Yoon, MD

Henry Yoon, MD, Program Director

  • Medical School, Rush University
  • Residency, Stamford Hospital
  • Board certified, Family Medicine

Kathleen Nurena, MDKathleen R. Nurena, MD, Assistant Program Director

  • Medical School, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Residency, Stamford Hospital
  • Board certified, Family Medicine 

Deborah Pinto, MD, M.P.H., Assistant Program Director
Deborah Pinto, M.D., M.P.H.

  • Medical School, University of Connecticut
  • Residency, Stamford Hospital
  • Board Certified, Family Medicine, Obesity Medicine

John Morris, MDJohn A. Morris, MD, Faculty 

  • Medical School, UMDNJ, Rutgers University Medical School
  • Residency, Stamford Hospital
  • Board certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Sharmelle Highbloom, MD, Faculty Pediatrician
Dr. Highbloom

  • Medical School, New York Medical College
  • Residency, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, Westchester Medical Center
  • Board Certified, Pediatrics