Residency Programs

Program Name

Program Director

Program Coordinator


Seth E. Landa, MD

Joann Runo

Emergency Medicine


Eric Steinberg, DO

Judy Callender

Family Medicine


Michael DeLisi, MD

Sonia Duran

General Dentistry- Commission on Dental Accreditation

Dao Cao, DDS

Sharmishtha Talpade

General Surgery


Robert Madlinger, DO

Suzanne Seifert

Internal Medicine


Patrick Michael, MD

Susan Morgan

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Peter Balasz  MD

Marianna Eby

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery- Commission on Dental Accreditation

Hillel Ephros, DMD, MD

Sharmishtha Talpade

Orthopedic Surgery


Vincent K. McInerney, MD

Catherine Riva



Roberto Jodorkovsky, MD

Karen Hilla

Pediatric Dentistry- Commission on Dental Accreditation

Helen DeSimone, DDS

Sharmishtha Talpade



Radhika Pisupati, PharmD

Jackie Johnston, PharmD

Pharmacy PGY 2 Ambulatory Care


Mohamed Fouad, PharmD

Jackie Johnston, PharmD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Silvio Podda, MD

Denise Laneve


Fellowship Programs


Program Direction

Program Coordinator



Fayez Shamoon, MD

Bernadette Echevarria

Interventional Cardiology


Fayez Shamoon, MD

Bernadette Echevarria



Walid Baddoura, MD

Susan Beward



Michael Maroules, MD

Paola Wiswell

Pulmonary Disease/ Critical Care Medicine

Mourad Ismail, MD

Susan Beward

Surgical Critical Care


Alan Sori, MD

Denise Laneve



Participating Sites

  • St. Joseph’s University Medical Center
  • St. Joseph’s Wayne Medical Center
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Hackensack UMC Palisades
  • University Hospital
  • Newark Beth Israel
  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Saint Peter’s University Hospital
  • St. Michael’s Medical Center
  • Trinitas Regional Medical Center
  • Berlet Plastic Surgery
  • New Jersey Poison Information and Education System
  • New York City Poison Control Center
  • Princeton Plastic Surgeons
  • Alfred I DuPont Hospital for Children
  • Bucks County Plastic Surgery
  • Jacobi Medical Center
  • University Reproductive Associates


House Staff Salaries

Contract Year July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021

Revised 1/15/20 - Effective 7/1/20


PGY 1-------------------------------------------------------$53,045.00

PGY 2-------------------------------------------------------$56,068.50

PGY 3-------------------------------------------------------$59,092.00

PGY 4-------------------------------------------------------$62,115.50

PGY 5-------------------------------------------------------$65,139.00

PGY 6-------------------------------------------------------$68,162.50

PGY 7-------------------------------------------------------$71,186.00

PGY 8-------------------------------------------------------$74,209.50


Additional stipend for Chief and Associate Chief Residents

2020-2021 Residency/Fellowship Agreement of Appointment

Click here to review a sample of the Residency/Fellowship Agreement of Appointment for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Please note that nothing contained in this sample shall be construed to constitute an official contract, and is subject to change.