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Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

At the Intersection of Academics and Health Care

Through specialized training, patient-centered medicine, and an innovative curriculum, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, located in New Brunswick and part of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, prepares students to become resilient, adaptable physicians who value lifelong learning and provide high-value, ethical, and appropriate care in an ever-changing health care system.

96
%
Match rate for residency programs

Class of 2019

2,700
Clinical and basic science faculty
34
International rotation sites for global health studies
49
Graduate medical education programs 
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Dedicated to High-Value Health Care in New Jersey and Beyond

As part of an academic health center, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is strategically aligned with clinical affiliate partners and leading research centers throughout New Jersey, fostering a rich academic learning environment where future physicians train in state-of-the-art medical advances while encouraging culturally competent, humanistic approaches to patient care. The school offers programs at the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels for more than 1,500 students. Most of the school’s graduate medical education programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), as well as by specialty boards or societies.

Gaining by Giving Back

"Giving back and becoming a mentor for other students underrepresented in medicine has been a big passion of mine here at the medical school, and one that faculty prioritize and help me fulfill.”

Motunrayo (Becky) Adu

Montunrayo Adu

20 Academic Departments

Spanning the spectrum of health and science, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School hosts 20 academic departments and has four major research institutes.

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Spotlight: Community and Global Health

As part of its mission, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School cultivates medical professionals who are culturally sensitive, aware of current and emerging health needs, and poised to address health disparities in their local communities and worldwide.

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