Graduate Medical Education

Leadership and Faculty

Internal medicine
John Hippen, MD

John Hippen, MD Program Director

Cara Ruggeri, DO, FACP

Cara Ruggeri, DO, FACP
Program Director
Program Director of Osteopathic Recognition Residency

  • Medical School: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency and Chief Residency: St. Luke’s Hospital
  • Professional Interests: Patient Safety, QI, Communication Skills, Simulation, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Wellness

David Leh, MD
Faculty and Course Director for Doctoring Course

  • Medical School: Thomas Jefferson School of Medicine
  • Residency: Henry Ford Medical Center
  • Professional Interests: Evidence-based Medicine, Medical Education and Biological Prosthetic Implant
James Phillips, DO, FACP

James Phillips, DO, FACP

  • Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internship: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Osteopathic
  • Residency: St. Luke’s Hospital
  • Professional Interests: Ambulatory Medicine, Simulation, Teaching Yale Modules

Ana Rosado, MD, MS
Medical Clerkship Director

  • Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
  • Residency and Chief Residency: St. Mary’s Hospital-Yale University affiliate
  • Professional Interests: Medical Student Teaching, Simulation, Patient Safety

Justin Psaila, MD
Chief of Medicine

  • Medical School: New York Medical College, 1996
  • Residency: St. Vincent Hospital
  • Professional Interests: Hospitalist Medicine, Transition of Care, Utilization