Family Medicine

Division of Medical Student Education

Chantal Brazeau, M.D.
Professor of Family Medicine and Psychiatry
Director of Medical Student Education

(973) 972-3188
(973) 972-7997 - FAX#

Norma Hernandez
Program Coordinator
Preceptor Coordinator


Education Committee Members
Chantal Brazeau MD, Chair
Kathyann Duncan MD
Michael Gerstmann MD
Steven E. Keller PhD
Ping-Hsin Chen PhD

Noa'a Shimoni MD MPH
Norma Hernandez

The Division of Medical Student Education of the Department of Family Medicine is responsible for the following educational courses:

Clerkship in Family Medicine ("CFM")
...designed to focus on the early diagnosis and treatment of clinical problems common to the private practice of a family physician.

Acting Internship in Family Medicine ("AI")
...presents fourth year medical students with the medical disciplines to provide comprehensive care to in-hospital patients on a family medicine service.

Numerous Electives are also offered, including:

  • Ambulatory Primary Care
  • Research in Family Medicine with emphasis on quality assurance and quality improvement projects
  • Student Family Health Care Center (SHFCC)
  • Scholar's Program in Family Medicine