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Fellowships

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Physician Fellowship

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care is now accepting fellowship applications for the Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine at MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Program. The fellowship is ACGME accredited, and we have four available positions for the 2018-2019 training year. The Fellowship offers a unique training experience across diverse practice sites serving more than 1,400 hospice and palliative care patients a day. Rotations include inpatient consultation service; home hospice, inpatient hospice and palliative care units and residences; ambulatory palliative care; long-term care; and pediatric palliative care.

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care is the largest provider of community-based hospice and palliative care in the region. The Program Director is Russell K. Portenoy, MD, and Associate Program Directors are Mona Patel, DO, and Myra Glajchen, DSW. The faculty includes physicians in multiple specialties (Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Neurology, and Pediatrics) and numerous others in nursing, social work, chaplaincy, pharmacy, psychology, and research.

During the course of the Fellowship, trainees will develop competencies in specialist-level palliative care in diverse models, including community-based and institution-based consultation services, and hospice in all venues and levels of care. In addition, Fellows will gain experience in the application of evidence-based medicine techniques, quality improvement, and research.

For an overview of the rotational schedule, please click here.

Application

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018-19 academic year through ERAS. The application should include your curriculum vitae, personal statement, three letters of support, and test scores. The training program is participating in NRMP

If you wish to discuss your candidacy in more detail, please contact Dr. Myra Glajchen, Associate Program Director, at (212) 440-1944 or mglajche@mjhs.org.

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care
39 Broadway
New York, NY 10006


Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Program

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care is now accepting fellowship applications for the Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine at MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care Program. The fellowship is ACGME accredited, and we have four available positions for the 2017-2018 training year. The Fellowship offers a unique training experience across diverse practice sites serving more than 1,400 hospice and palliative care patients a day. Rotations include inpatient consultation service; home hospice, inpatient hospice and palliative care units and residences; ambulatory palliative care; long-term care; and pediatric palliative care.

MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care is the largest provider of community-based hospice and palliative care in the region. The Program Director is Russell Portenoy, MD, and Associate Program Directors are Mona Patel, DO, and Myra Glajchen, DSW. The faculty includes physicians in multiple specialties (Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Neurology, and Pediatrics) and numerous others in nursing, social work, chaplaincy, pharmacy, psychology, and research.

Application

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until fellowship positions have been filled. Prospective applicants can download the application form and application checklist below and email materials to cdamon@mjhs.org. For more information please call Colleen Fleming-Damon, Ph.D.c, ANP-BC, ACHPN, CT, Director of Education and Training, MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care, at (212) 649-5214.

Nursing Fellowship Application Form (MS Word)

Nursing Fellowship Application Documentation Checklist (pdf)

MJHS Institute for Innovation in Palliative Care
39 Broadway
New York, NY 10006