Educational Experience

Cooper University Health Care has a partnering medical school, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU), an allopathic medical school located in Camden City. CMSRU admits ~ 100 medical students per year who are matched for a desire to train and practice in an urban underserved environment. Fellows in our program will be rotating with and training medical students in trauma-informed evidence-based substance use disorder treatment. Fellows will participate in a variety of protected didactic and learning workshop sessions that occur daily, including full half-day session weekly. Some examples of sessions include:

  • Addiction Medicine Lecture Series
  • Trauma Informed Care Workshop
  • Motivational Interviewing Workshop  
  • Academic Journal Club
  • Addiction Medicine Community and Regional Organizing