Medical Education Programs

Through our partnership with Rutgers University, RWJBarnabas Health serves as New Jersey’s largest academic healthcare system featuring world-class medical education for the physicians of tomorrow. With the opportunity to learn in our facilities alongside access to the latest in clinical research, medical students can work to grow into the future leaders of healthcare.

The Medical Education programs include:

  • Undergraduate Medical Education
  • Graduate Medical Education
  • Continuing Medical Education
  • Allied Health Professions Education

Graduate Medical Education programs are sponsored by these five teaching institutions affiliated with our system:

Additional medical education programs are featured at these hospitals within our system are:

The system hosts medical students from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ, and Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA, for junior year clerkship and senior year electives. The System is a major clinical campus for New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, New York, and is affiliated with the St. George's University School of Medicine, in Grenada, for junior and senior clerkships.

Residencies and fellowships in a wide variety of specialties and sub specialties are offered. Clinical research and public health issues are an integral part of our education mission.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities are conducted throughout the system, with our hospitals accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to offer CME to the physicians in the community.

A number of physician-assistant, technician and other allied health professions students obtain clinical experience within the system.

Highest quality medical education is felt to result in highest quality patient care and ultimately delivers to our patients the most current, cost-effective, and integrated medical care possible.