Residency & Sponsored Programs

Residency & Fellowship Programs

Podiatry Residency

Jefferson Health New Jersey has a three year podiatry residency program approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education. This program affords residents educational experience in both the acute care and ambulatory settings.

For more information, please contact Robert Warkala, DPM, Director of the Podiatry Program at 856-582-6082.

Pharmacy Residency

Jefferson Health New Jersey offers a postgraduate year one (PGY1) pharmacy residency training program that is currently under candidate status by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

Rowan-SOM and Jefferson Health New Jersey Sponsored Programs

Jefferson Health New Jersey serves as the Principle Hospital training site for the RowanSOM, formerly UMDNJ-SOM OPTI Graduate Medical Education Programs.  Together with Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, more than 225 house staff train in our hospitals.  All programs are AOA accredited.

With approximately 60 positions each year, we offer OGME -1R positions in:

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine/Emergency Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Urological Surgery

We also offer OGME -1T positions in the Traditional Rotating Internship.

Residency programs include all of the above listed positions as well as a Residency Plus 1 in Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM +1).

We also offer a variety of Fellowships in the following clinical areas:

  • Cardiology
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Critical Care
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics (Tracks in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Psychiatry)
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Nephrology
  • Oncology
  • Pulmonary/Critical Care
  • Sleep Medicine

For more information about our Graduate Medical Education Programs, contact the Rowan SOM Office of Graduate Medical Education at 856-566-7121 or click here to visit the website.

The GME leadership includes Joanne Kaiser-Smith, D.O., FACOI, FACP, Associate Dean for GME and Terry Brown, M.A., Assistant Dean for GME.  You may also contact Joseph Badolato, DO  Chief Clinical Officer for Graduate Medical Education for the Jefferson Health New Jersey, at 856-346-7828.