Dr. Jennifer L. Barro

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College:  B. A. Magna Cum Laude, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992

Medical School:  Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, 1998

Internship:  Internal Medicine, Harvard University, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, 1998-1999

Residency:  Internal Medicine, Harvard University, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, 1999-2001

Fellowship:
Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, 2001-2004

Staff Position/Clinical Fellowship: Gastroenterology, St. Mark’s Hospital, London, UK, 2004-2006

Board Certification:  American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine), 2001present
American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology), 2004-present

Licensure:  Connecticut, 2006-present
California, 2001-present

Hospital Appointments: Attending Physician, Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich CT 2007-present

Professional Affiliations:
American College of Gastroenterology, 2002-present
American Gastroenterological Association, 2002-present
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2002-present
Connecticut State Medical Society
Fairfield County Medical Association
Greenwich Medical Society


About Dr. Barro

Dr. Jennifer Barro graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard University and received her medical degree from Stanford University. She completed Internal Medicine Residency at Harvard’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. In 2004, she completed her Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship at Stanford University. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

Dr.Barro joined the Center for Gastrointestinal Medicine in 2007 after working for St. Mark’s Hospital (a specialized GI Hospital) in London, England. She practices General Gastroenterology and Hepatology, including the performance of Upper Endoscopy and Colonoscopy. She has special interests in colon cancer prevention and inflammatory bowel disease. She uses state-of-the-art equipment for colon polyp detection and has created a training video for Gastroenterologists on how to detect flat colon polyps (ASGE Endoscopic Learning Library).

Early in her career, Dr. Barro was awarded the Allen Barbour Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine from Stanford University for “meticulous care of patients and concern for the whole person.” She lives in Greenwich, Connecticut with her husband and two children. In her free time, she enjoys sailing and spending time with her family.