Infectious Diseases Fellowship


The Infectious Diseases Fellowship at the Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is a two-year program designed to train future infectious diseases clinicians.

The Fellowship provides a broad based clinical experience in the practice of infectious diseases including diagnosis, management and prevention application of evidence-based methods of problem solving, decision-making and an approach to patient care, driven by humanistic and professional values.

The program offers a wide range of clinical experience in all aspects of infectious diseases, a very active transplant program, oncology service, large Ryan White funded HIV program, travel related clinic among other programs, give the fellows a comprehensive clinical experience.


E.Bishburg M.D., FIDSA

Eliahu Bishburg M.D., FIDSA

Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases

Sandhya Nagarakanti, M.D.

Sandhya Nagarakanti, M.D. FIDSA

Program Director
Division of Infectious Diseases

Christian A. Engell M.D.

Christian A. Engell M.D.

Attending Physician
Division of Infectious Diseases

Rutgers Health

Residency and fellowship programs training at RWJBarnabas Health benefit from the resources and interprofessional opportunities available through the Rutgers Health institutional sponsorship. Learn more about all of the Rutgers Health sponsored graduate medical education programs on our sponsoring institution webpage.