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Residency Programs

Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency


Onsite | Full-Time | 2 years

About the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program

The Bloomberg School's Occupational and Environmental Medicine Training Program is a two-year program for physicians designed to prepare physicians for leadership roles in the specialty of occupational and environmental medicine. By completing an MPH degree and practicum rotations, trainees learn how to prevent and manage injury, illness, and disability, while promoting the health and productivity of workers, their families, and communities.

Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program Highlights


MPH program


 residents per cohort




 rotation sites

What Can You Do With the Occupational And Environmental Medicine Specialty?

Sample Careers

  • Occupational Medicine Clinic Director

  • Public Health/Medical Officer, Federal Government Agency

  • Local Health Commissioner

  • Research Faculty, School of Medicine or School of Public Health

  • Bureau Chief or Director, State Department of Health

  • Corporate Medical Director

  • Plant-based Physician

  • Medical Director, Health Insurance Agency

Curriculum for the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program

Browse an overview of this residency program's requirements in the JHU Academic Catalogue, explore all course offerings in the Bloomberg School Course Directory.

Current students can view program policies on the New Innovations site.

Admissions Requirements

For general admissions requirements, please visit the How to Apply page. This specific program also requires:

Prior Graduate Degree

Doctor of Medicine (MD); Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO); or Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

Prior Work Experience

1 year of clinical training (PGY1)

Standardized Test Scores

Standardized test scores are required for this program. This program accepts the following standardized test scores: USMLE Steps 1 & 2, Step 3 Preferred or COMLEX. Applications will be reviewed holistically based on all application components.

Program Faculty Spotlight

Brian Schwartz
Environmental Health and Engineering

Brian Schwartz, MD, MS, GME ’90, uses environmental epidemiology to evaluate the drivers of sustainability health impacts, such as energy, agriculture, and built environments.

Tuition and Funding

All residents receive stipend support, full tuition, individual health, dental, life, and disability insurance coverage.

Contact Us

Questions about the program? We're happy to help.

Program Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency Program
Aisha Rivera Margarin, MD, MS

Residency Program Manager
Dottie Becraft

Residency Program Coordinator
April Lovelilst


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