Rowan-SOM & Jefferson Health New Jersey Graduate Medical Education Programs

Jefferson Health New Jersey serves as the principal hospital training site for the Rowan-SOM (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.

Rowan-SOM & Kennedy Programs

Residency Opportunities

With approximately 60 open positions each year, we offer OGME -1R opportunities 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).

Fellowship Opportunities

We 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, Assistant Dean for GME and Terry Brown, M.A., Director of GME. You may also contact Christopher J. Barone, D.O., Vice President of Graduate Medical Education for Jefferson Health in New Jersey, at 856-346-7828.