The family medicine residents at Glen Cove Hospital come from around the world, each bringing unique experiences to the program. Our trainee’s goals and aspirations help to strengthen the care we provide and the educational offerings we make available. Following graduation, our residents have gone on to fulfilling careers in private practice, academics, research and hospital-based medicine across the globe and quite often within Northwell Health.

Our residents at a glance

Resident profile summer 2015*


Total number of residents


Number of male residents


Number of female residents



Medical School profile summer 2015*


Ross University School of Medicine

Sri Venkateswara Medical College, India

American University of Antigua

Saba University School of Medicine

Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia

New York College of Medicine

Universidad Autonoma at Guadalajara, Mexico

Punjab Medical College, Pakistan

St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine, Cayman Island

Pramukhswami Medical College, India

St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada


Past graduates

Northwell Health has an extensive alumni network. Our past graduates serve as a resource to current trainees for educational development as well as career assistance. Following graduation, our trainees have gone on to a number of areas within their chosen specialty, including private practice, ambulatory medicine, hospital medicine,  academics, administration, global health, nursing home care, etc.  Some of our graduates have gone onto one of the several fellowship programs available to family medicine physicians, including:

  • Sports medicine
  • Hospice & palliative care
  • Adolescent medicine
  • Sleep medicine
  • Geriatrics
  • Integrative medicine

Did you know…

Northwell Health's Patient Safety Institute gives residents the opportunity to practice a team-based approach to patient care and crisis situations using high-fidelity simulators?

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