Current and Former Fellows

The Administrative Fellowship program at Jersey City Medical Center – RWJBarnabas Health produces high-quality talent, who at the end of their one year commitment are poised to deliver as strategic thought leaders in healthcare.

Please see below the list of current/past fellows with their fellowship year, name, graduate school, position and organization.

Current Fellows

  • Sheridan Blackwell, MHA - Seton Hall University
    2017- 2018
  • Rishi Shah, MHSM - University of Texas at Dallas
    2017- 2018

Former Fellows

  • Divya Padgaonkar, MPH – Columbia University
    Administrative Fellow 2016-2017
    Marketing/Public Relations Coordinator-Jersey City Medical Center
  • Lisa Petrin, MHA – Seton Hall University
    Administrative Fellow 2016-2017
    Program Manager, Quality and Analytics-Clara Maass Medical Center
  • Alisha Ghosh, MHA – Georgia Southern University
    Administrative Fellow 2015-2016
    Manager of Diversity and Inclusion, Jersey City Medical Center
  • Eugene Podborits, MPA – NYU
    Administrative Fellow 2015-2016
    Director of Clinical Service Lines, Jersey City Medical Center
  • Tiffany Li, MHA – Cornell University
    Administrative Fellow 2014-2015
    ACO Coordinator, UnitedHealth Group
  • Maimuna Sayyeda, MPH – University of Illinois at Chicago
    Administrative Fellow 2014-2015
    Director of Oncology Service Line Development, Jersey City Medical Center
  • Elyisha Sodhi, MHA – Cornell University
    Administrative Fellow 2013-2014
    Manager, Women’s Health Center at Grove St., Jersey City Medical Center
    Associate Director in Strategic Planning, Mount Sinai Health System
  • Michelle Sinkovics, MHA – Bellevue University
    Administrative Fellow 2013-2014
    Assistant Director of Radiology, Women’s Hospital of Texas
  • Austeja Vidugiryte, MHA – University of Minnesota
    Administrative Fellow 2012-2013
    Director of Operations, Macquarie Neurosurgery
  • Kwaku Gyekye, MHA – George Washington University
    Administrative Fellow 2012-2013
    Director, Population Health, Jersey City Medical Center