The RowanSOM OPTI of NJ offers a broad scope of clinical experiences with faculty renowned in their specialties. The depth of training opportunities, coupled with a large volume of patient cases, affords RowanSOM OPTI of NJ with the opportunity to provide a variety of sub-specialty training programs. Fellowship programs are available at the Jefferson Health New Jersey / Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Cardiology, Child / Adolescent Psychiatry, Critical Care, Gastroenterology, Geriatrics (IM, FM, Psychiatry), Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Pulmonary, Endocrinology, and OMM/NMM. Cooper Univeristy Hospital offers Gynecological Oncology fellowship training. Inspira Health Network offers Female Pelvic Medicine/Reconstructive Surgery fellowship training and Atlantic Health offers a Sports Medicine fellowship.

All RowanSOM OPTI of NJ fellowship programs are selective programs, offering personal attention under the direction of seasoned educators, most of whom are well known throughout the profession.

Application Procedures

To obtain application materials for the fellowship programs at Jefferson Health New Jersey / Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center (JHNJ / OLLMC), select "applications" on the right menu, or contact the RowanSOM Office of Graduate Medical Education at (856) 566-7121.

Fellowship Entrance Requirements

Applicants are required to:

  • Have completed D.O. degree requirements from an AOA accredited School of Osteopathic Medicine.
  • Have completed an approved AOA Internship and an AOA approved Residency Program (or equivalent approval from the AOA).
  • Meet RowanSOM OPTI of NJ application requirements as set forth in the application materials.
  • Have obtained a passing score on Part III of the National Boards / COMLEX-USA.
  • Be and remain a member of the AOA during training.
  • Comply with the New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners requirements.
  • Comply with University requirements as set forth in contract materials.
  • OGME-VI - Must possess a valid New Jersey license.
  •  Certificates of Postgraduate Training (Blank copies can be obtained through the GME Office at RowanSOM and must be completed by all prior training programs.)

  • See prior training requirements below and contact the respective department for updates / changes.


Fellowship Programs*

Fellowship Programs are available at Kennedy University Hospital/Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Inspira Health Network, Atlantic Health and Cooper University Hospital in the following sub-specialties:


Fellowship Programs are available at Inspira Health Network in the following sub-specialties:

  • Sports Medicine (1)
  • Nephrology (2)
  • Critical Care (1 or 2)
  • Female Reproductive Medicine / Reconstructive Surgery (3)


A Fellowship Program is available at Atlantic Health in the following sub-specialty:

  • Sports Medicine (1)


A Fellowship Program is available at Cooper University Hospital in the following sub-specialty:

  • Gynecological/Oncology (3)


* Numbers in parenthesis denote the typical years of training required for completion of the fellowship.
** Please visit the web site for this fellowship for the most complete and up to date information regarding requirements.

Note: Information is subject to change.

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