The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health

Residency Program in Obstetrics & Gynecology

Leadership

Program Director

Erika H. Banks, M.D. 
Tel: 718.430.4031
ebanks@montefiore.org  

Associate Program Director

Erika Levi, MD 
Tel: 718.405.4031
elevi@montefiore.org  

 

Associate Program Director

Kristin Powell, M.D. 
Tel: 718.920.9648
krpowell@montefiore.org  

 

Education Administrator

Nancy Ortiz Rivera
Tel: 718.430.4031
nortizri@montefiore.org  

Program Assistant

Ruth Delgado
Tel: 718.430.3502
rdelgado@montefiore.org 

 
  • Established in 1984 
  • Length of training: 4 years 
  • Number of trainees: 46 
  • Prepares residents for independent practice as general ob/gyn or subsequent training in a subspecialty 
  • Residents are exposed to the breadth and depth of obstetrics and gynecology and its subspecialties 
  • Protected research time in second and third years 
  • Global Women’s Health track
 
  • Experience in:
    • Maternal fetal medicine 
    • Gynecologic oncology 
    • Reproductive endocrinology and infertility 
    • Female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery 
    • Family planning 
    • Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery 
    • Reproductive genetics 
    • Fetal medicine 
    • Ultrasound 
    • Immigrant Health 
    • Advocacy 
    • Simulation
     
 
 

Accreditation

Fully Accredited by ACGME
Last site visit: 2013
Review Cycle: Self-study in 2021

Prerequisites

USMLE Step I and II

Current Residents

13 PGY1 (includes 2 Prelim PGY1 positions)
11 PGY2
11 PGY3
11 PGY4

 

Application Process

Applications accepted through ERAS
Deadline: November
Interview Months: Nov, Dec

Selection Process

NRMP

Contact Us

Nancy Ortiz Rivera
718.430.4031
nortizri@montefiore.org 

 
Sample Block Schedule  
Year One OB GYN Gyn Onc Fam Planning Amb Surg Immigrant Health  
Year Two OB  GYN Gyn Onc Antepartum Endo/Infert Amb Surg Research
Year Three OB GYN Gyn Onc Research/Elective      
Year Four OB GYN Gyn Onc Fam Planning Surg Float / Office specialties    

 

Educational Sessions
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
AM 7:00 - Morning report L + D - Weiler and Wakefield 7:00 - Departmental Statistics or M&M Conference 7:00 - Morning report L + D - Weiler and Wakefield    
  7:30 - FPMRS division lecture and Journal Club - Moses       7:30 - Tumor Board - Weiler
7:30 - Pre-op conference - Weiler
AM   8:00 - Departmental Grand Rounds   8:00 - Chief of service rounds - Moses
8:00 - OB Vice-Chair rounds - Weiler
8:00 - Chief of service rounds - Wakefield
8:00 - Peds/Ob conference - Weiler
        8:30 - Jacobi Grand Rounds, M + M and Pre-op conference  
AM   9:00-11:00 - Resident Protected Time       
PM   12:00 - Fetal diagnosis rounds or Maternal Medicine rounds (alternating weeks) - Weiler      
PM        4:00 - REI Division Rounds - Harstdale  
Resident as Teacher: Twice a year
Other Conferences: Simulation monthly; Tumor Board weekly; Peds/OB weekly; Pre-op Rounds weekly; Journal Club monthly; M&M monthly
 
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