Student Affairs

Year 3

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein


  • AAMC - Careers in Medicine Program - An interactive online tool for career self-assesment and unbiased medical specialty information. Use this tool to help you choose a specialty. 
  • Faculty/Alumni Online Mentoring Program - In collaboration with the Einstein Alumni Association, the Career Advisory Program, is pleased to offer this student mentoring program. 
  • Peer Mentor Network - Senior students offer guidance and specialty-specific advice.Student to Student Handbook - A guide created by former students to assist you in navigating clerkships. 
  • Departmental Advisor Information - Each clinical department has a designated Faculty Advisor to help you with career choices. 
  • Career Speed Networking - In the autumn, students and alumni gather to participate in the Career Speed Networking event, co-hosted by the Office of Student Affairs and the Einstein Alumni Association. Alumni are organized by specialty while students rotate around the room giving them the opportunity to speak with alumni about career paths and life after medical school.

4th Year Planning 

  • Autumn mandatory class meeting to provide an overview of 4th year.
  • Winter mandatory class meeting to discuss scheduling strategies for 4th year.
  • One on one meeting with a Dean for students to create a customized career success plan.
  • Einstein Elective Offerings 
  • Away Electives through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS) 
  • Global Health Opportunities 
  • Office of Medical Student Research 
  • 4th Year schedule worksheet  
  • Roadmap to Residency Pdf  
  • Student Interest Groups - At Einstein, there are myriad clubs and interest groups that reflect the professional, educational and social endeavors of the Einstein student body. These clubs and groups offer opportunities to get involved in Einstein’s local Bronx community, take part in the local, regional and national activities of professional organizations, gain insights into specific medical disciplines, engage with fellow students and other members of the Einstein community around like interests and simply to have fun. 
  • Departmental Career Nights - Departmental Career Nights: Meet and interact with a Faculty Advisor in one of the following departments - Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, OB/GYN, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery, Psychiatry, Radiation Oncology, Radiology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Surgery and Urology. 




Contact Information

 Office: 718.430.3060

 Fax: 718.430.4123

 Allison B. Ludwig, M.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs 

 Mimoza Meholli, M.D.
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs 

 Stephen G. Baum, M.D.
Senior Advisor for Student Affairs 

 Christina Chin
Director, Office of Student Affairs 








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