Welcome to the Program
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Welcome to the Program

Dear Prospective Candidate:

Welcome to the Bronx. To be exact, welcome to Wakefield, located in the northernmost reaches of the Bronx and home of our Internal Medicine residency. We are 74 residents strong, within a medical community of clinicians, nurses and staff dedicated to the care of a culturally diverse patient population. We are educators striving to support you, nurture your academic interests and develop your clinical expertise in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. We are a family with a shared endeavor to prepare you for a lifelong journey in medicine, Grace R. Kajita, MDsustaining the best of medical tradition while embracing innovation. Come meet us, join us and challenge us in one of the most transformative experiences of your career.

Grace R. Kajita, MD
Program Director
Internal Medicine Residency Program
Montefiore Wakefield Campus

Welcome to the Montefiore Wakefield Campus Internal Medicine Residency Program!

Thank you for taking the time to explore our program. We are located in the heart of the Bronx, one of the most diverse locales in the world. The Montefiore system has a strong tradition of excellent patient care coupled with an emphasis on education to train tomorrow's physicians. At the Wakefield Campus we take pride in this tradition while constantly evolving, partnering resident input with leadership support. Our residents have come from all corners of the world, but we still gel and feel like a close-knit, supportive family. We hope this website provides you all the information you need about our program; if you have any further questions, please feel free to contact.


Nurilign Bulcha, MD and Sapna Raghunathan, MD
Chief Medical Residents, 2017-2018