Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore University Medical Center is an academic medical center serving central and southern New Jersey. The Medical Center offers graduate medical education residency programs in eight specialties as well as fellowships in cardiology and nephrology.

In this edition of Behind the White Coat, Noelle Aikman, MD, Program Director for Jersey Shore University Medical Center’s Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program, talks about her approach to engaging residents in the care of their New Jersey community and how hands-on teaching helps to train physicians in the field of ob/gyn. She also discusses the exciting changes resulting from the merger of Hackensack University Health Network and Meridian Health and the much-anticipated opening of Seton Hall-Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. A graduate herself of the Medical Center’s residency program who then built her career in the same community, Dr. Aikman also discusses the benefits of training at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

To learn more about Jersey Shore University Medical Center, visit http://www.jerseyshoreuniversitymedicalcenter.com/JSUMC/