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We endeavor to cultivate a talented and diverse class of students who contribute to and care for patients and the community.

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NJMS is a leader in advancing biomedical research to improve human health
and wellness around the world.

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Our rigorous academic experience strikes a healthy balance between classroom and real world learning opportunities.

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Patient Care
NJMS offers patients exceptional care and the tools needed to maintain their health. Schedule a telehealth appointment and quickly find a physician/specialist.

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Second Doses of COVID Vaccine Administered in New Jersey – On January 4, doctors, nurses and staff at University Hospital and NJMS, including Dean Dr. Robert L. Johnson, received their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Is It Safe to Eat Snow? Doctors Explain Possible Side Effects

Prevention – Dr. Diane Calello talks about the risk of consuming snow, noting that a small amount should be non-toxic.

Can the COVID-19 Vaccine Cause Severe Allergic Reactions? Doctors Explain

Prevention – Dr. Stanley Weiss discusses concerns regarding allergies to the new COVID-19 vaccines, noting that "people who have a history of allergic reactions have a higher risk of reacting to something that's new."

Heroes: Why They Volunteered For COVID Vaccine Trials

Courier – The Courier includes Dr. Valerie Fitzhugh in a column about the heroes of 2020, in which she discusses why it's critical for Black people to be represented in vaccine clinical trials.




Why New Jersey Medical School

Through a rigorous curriculum that places emphasis on combining holistic educational experiences with lessons learned by on-the-job training, New Jersey Medical School students are taught by venerated faculty members to become highly-skilled and compassionate physicians who deliver a particular brand of medicine and healthcare that is defined by extraordinary skill, professionalism, and respect for the patient.

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Medical Science Building Renovation Project

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School has embarked on an exciting renovation project to update and modernize the school's Medical Science Building. The 630,000-square-foot structure is the central hub of the NJMS campus and the school's nationally recognized research efforts.

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Our Global Presence

Take a journey around the world to learn more about the global reach and influence of our faculty, students, and staff.
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