Conigliaro, MD, MPH

About the researcher:


Internal Medicine

As the Division Chief of General Internal Medicine in the Department of Medicine at the North Shore-LIJ Health System and Professor of Medicine at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Dr. Conigliaro understands the importance of scholarly research. Prior to coming to North Shore-LIJ, he was Director of Practice Based Research and Professor of Medicine at NYU and the NYU-HHC CTSI. 

Dr. Conigliaro’s research work has centered primarily on the evaluation of provider behavior change, brief interventions to reduce hazardous drinking using computer interfaces, health care disparities, and implementation of best practices. He has a strong history of mentoring junior faculty and fellows who have successfully obtained peer reviewed independent funding and have been promoted at their respective institutions.  Finally, Dr. Conigliaro’s previous roles as center director have allowed him to successfully administer multiple projects in collaboration with other researchers and institutions. 

Research Interests:

  • Use of Information Technology at the Point of Care
  • Disparities
  • Screening and Management of Alcohol Use Disorders

Research focus:

Research training opportunities for residents

  • Use of SBIRT in Primary Care
  • Use of Technology at the Point of Care

Research training opportunities for fellows

  • Interaction between Primary Care and Subspecialty Medicine
  • Using large data sets for research


Harvard Medical School

Degree: MD

Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

Degree: Medical Internship

Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

Degree: Residency

University of Pittsburg Medical Center

Degree: Fellowship

Honors and awards

2013 - Present

The High Value Healthcare Collaborative: Engaging patients to meet the triple aim

2013 - Present

Building Sustainable SBIRT (Screen, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment) in Integrated hospitals systems in New York

2013 - Present

Effectiveness of a Patient-Centered Multi Behavioral Intervention addressing Alcohol Misuse and Tobacco Use


  1. Radiofrequency ablation for chronic radiation proctitis: our initial experience with four cases. Pigò F, Bertani H, Manno M, Mirante VG, Caruso A, Conigliaro RL. Tech Coloproctol. 2014 Jun 11. PMID: 24915942  
  2. Ki-67 cytological index can distinguish well-differentiated from poorly differentiated pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: a comparative cytohistological study of 53 cases. Carlinfante G, Baccarini P, Berretti D, Cassetti T, Cavina M, Conigliaro R, De Pellegrin A, Di Tommaso L, Fabbri C, Fornelli A, Frasoldati A, Gardini G, Losi L, Maccio L, Manta R, Pagano N, Sassatelli R, Serra S, Camellini L. Virchows Arch. 2014 Jul;465(1):49-55. doi: 10.1007/s00428-014-1585-7. Epub 2014 May 8. PMID: 24807732
  3. The reliability, validity, and usefulness of single-operator cholangioscopy. Manta R, Conigliaro R, Frazzoni M. Dig Liver Dis. 2014 Jun;46(6):494-5. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2014.03.010. Epub 2014 Apr 16. No abstract available. PMID: 24746281
  4. Impairment of chemical clearance is relevant to the pathogenesis of refractory reflux oesophagitis. Frazzoni M, Bertani H, Manta R, Mirante VG, Frazzoni L, Conigliaro R, Melotti G. Dig Liver Dis. 2014 Apr 4. pii: S1590-8658(14)00285-0. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2014.03.005. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24709005
  5. Inpatient safety outcomes following the 2011 residency work-hour reform. Block L, Jarlenski M, Wu AW, Feldman L, Conigliaro J, Swann J, Desai SV. J Hosp Med. 2014 Jun;9(6):347-52. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2171. Epub 2014 Feb 22. PMID: 24677678