Residency in Emergency Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Residency in Emergency Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center

About us

The Emergency Medicine Residency is a fully-accredited, 48-month program that accepts nine residents per year. The Long Island Jewish Medical Center is also the only center offering the exclusive New York City FDNY-EMS fellowship. This unique opportunity provides program participants with exposure to multiple emergency medicine subspecialties.

The residency is primarily at three hospital program. The majority of clinical experience is at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, the level 1 pediatrics center in Cohen Children’s Hospital and at the level 1 trauma center in Nassau University Medical Center.

Program highlights

  • Exclusive New York City FDNY-EMS fellowship access
  • Exposure to high acuity and patient diversity
  • A wide breadth of faculty and fellowship subspecialties
  • A career development program to foster niche interests and goals. 

Learn more on our residency website.

Application Process

Applicants interested in the emergency medicine training program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center should apply through the electronic residency application service (ERAS), which allow applications starting Sept. 15.

No applications are reviewed after Dec. 1.

Essential application information includes:

  • Common application form
  • Curriculum vitae
  • USMLE or COMLEX transcript
  • Medical school transcript
  • Personal statement
  • Dean’s letter
  • Two(2) letters of recommendation
  • ECFMG Status Report, if applicable

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Our faculty

Program director

Pinaki Mukherji, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Additional faculty

Jahn T. Avarello, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Salvatore Renato Pardo, MD

  • Vice Chairman of Emergency Medicine, North Shore University Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Helen Bloch, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing
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Keith Lee Cardell, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Bradley Jason Kaufman, MD

  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Carl A. Mealie, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Get in touch with us!

Applicants invited for interview will be notified by email. For additional information on how to apply contact Sandra Luciano.

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