Welcome Message from the Program Director
Dear Fellowship Applicant,
Thank you for your interest in learning more about the fellowship program in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at Hackensack University Medical Center. This fellowship program has been built on a legacy of excellence in endocrine care and we are excited to have you join our dynamic team.
The 2-year fellowship program will offer opportunities for broad-based training in the core competencies in endocrinology and diabetes. The fellow will be trained in an educational environment that fosters self-directed learning and professionalism. There will be significant time for quality improvement projects and scholarly work.
Most of the clinical work will be focused at the Hackensack University Medical Center which accommodates a diverse cohort of patients. Outpatient care will be focused at the newly established Inserra Family Diabetes Institute
During fellowship training, you will have the opportunity to work with a highly accomplished and enthusiastic core faculty who are invested in clinical education and mentoring. Our faculty are able to model the best in clinical practice and patient care and will serve as impactful teachers and mentors. Combined they have many years of expertise in medical education and have worked directly with trainees at different levels of development.
As program director I am committed to providing you with an outstanding training experience and plant the seeds to set you on the path to a successful career. As you embark on this exciting journey of selecting a program for fellowship training, I hope that you will consider our program. I encourage you to visit our website to learn more about our program. We look forward to meeting with you virtually very soon. At Hackensack University Medical Center we don’t just train, we build careers.
Colette M. Knight, MD
Associate Professor and Chair Inserra Family Diabetes Institute
Division Director Endocrinology
Hackensack University Medical Center
Endocrinology Fellowship Program