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Residency Programs

Occupational and Environmental Medicine Residency


Onsite | Full-Time | 2 years

About This 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.

Program Highlights


MPH program


 residents per cohort




 rotation sites

What Can You Do With This 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


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

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)

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

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


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