Dr. Deren attended college and medical school at Georgetown University. Following graduation he returned to his home state of Connecticut and completed a general surgical residency at Hartford Hospital. His residency was interrupted by military service as a battalion surgeon with the 3rd Marine Division. Following completion of his general surgical residency Dr. Deren went on to a cardiothoracic fellowship at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He has been in surgical practice since then in New London and Norwich, and is board-certified in general and thoracic surgery as well as quality assurance. He has been active in organized medicine locally as President of the New London County Medical Society. He is Past President of the Connecticut State Medical Society (CSMS) and is currently in his 10th year as Chairman of its Board of Trustees. Dr. Deren is a former member of the Governing Council of the AMA/OMSS and is currently a member of the AMA’s Council on Constitution & Bylaws and is the CSMS’s AMA Delegation Chair.
College: Georgetown University
Medical School: Georgetown University
Internship: Hartford Hospital
Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital
Board Certification: Surgery/Thoracic Surgery