Atlantic Health (Morristown)

History

Morristown Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, is nationally known for exceptional medical education programming. A non-profit 693 licensed-bed hospital, Morristown Medical has evolved from a community hospital into a regional referral center with the largest cardiac program in the state, a busy neonatal center, a helicopter landing pad on the roof and a rapidly growing trauma program. Emergency medicine residents, fellows and medical students work with experienced health care professionals representing every major specialty and subspecialty. Atlantic Health System is an affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Leadership

  • Department Chair: Mark Mandell, MD
  • Program Director: Richard Shih, MD
  • Associate/Assistant Program Director:
  • Research Director: John Allegra, MD

Training Locations

Primary Hospital

Morristown Memorial Hospital

Secondary Hospital

Curriculum

PGY1

  • EM - 6 mos
  • Anesthesia - 2 wks
  • Trauma - 1 mo
  • SICU - 1 mo
  • CCU - 2 mos
  • OB - 1 mo
  • Peds EM - 1 mo

PGY2

  • EM - 6 mos
  • CCU - 1 mo
  • Toxicology - 1 mo*
  • Trauma - 1 mo*
  • Peds EM - 2 mos
  • PICU - 1 mo

PGY3

  • EM - 9 mos
  • EMS/EM Admin - 1 mo
  • Elective - 1 mo
  • Peds EM - 1 mo

Electives

Fellowships

Contact Information

Residency Coordinator: Nicole Riley Phone: 973-971-7926 Fax: +1 973 290 7202

External Links

http://emresidency.org/

See Also

Authors:

Yos Yachivev