Family Medicine Residency Program at Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Saint Barnabas Medical Center is pleased to announce the inception of a
Family Medicine Program. The program has recently been approved by the
American Association for Osteopathic Medicine for two residents per year
beginning in July 2014.
The Family Medicine Program will join nine other fully approved graduate
medical education programs in offering a superb education in a friendly
Family Medicine residents will learn their specialty from experienced
generalists as well as specialists. Although Saint Barnabas Medical Center
is well known for sophisticated medical care encompassing patients from
every age group and a variety of socioeconomic backgrounds, the overall
goal of training at Saint Barnabas is to produce Family Medicine physicians
who are prepared to deliver high quality medical care based on best evidence
and modern medical technology. Through rotations in Pediatrics, Internal
Medicine, the Emergency Department, Surgery and Critical Care, the resident
will be taught how to care for hospitalized patients with a variety of
disorders and become familiar with the full potential of modern medicine
in preventing, diagnosing and treating diseases and providing guidance
to patients on maintaining good health.
In addition to the 35,000 hospital admissions and 85,000 emergency medicine
visits, physicians at Saint Barnabas Medical Center provide care to thousands
of patients in the outpatient setting. The continuity clinic will be led
by an experienced family medicine physician who has extensive experience
caring for patients in a busy office setting who has been a family medicine
program director and educator.
Saint Barnabas residents enjoy a competitive salary and fringe benefit
package and benefit from being part of a close knit community of trainees.
A robust educational program is being offered consisting of didactic lectures,
small group educational sessions and web based education.
Further specific details of the program will become available over the
next few weeks.
The program is accepting applications through Osteopathic ERAs and will
participate in the Osteopathic Match program.
For further information contact: Kesha Holley-Whitaker at
(973) 322-5643 or