Office of Student Affairs and Wellbeing
From Orientation to Graduation, the Office of Student Affairs and Wellbeing (SAW) is available to assist you in your journey through medical school. We support the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine’s mission by fostering students’ academic, professional and personal growth in a safe and caring environment.
The Office promotes student engagement and participation in the social, cultural and intellectual life at the HMSOM, and is the principal advisor to student groups, specialty interest groups, clubs and organizations.
We provide a supportive learning environment through our extensive academic advising, professional development and wellness programs, academic support, accessibility services and celebrations of major milestones in your medical school careers. Our goal is to support your experience and growth as you transition from medical training to a career in medicine.
Meet The Team
Advising and Career Development
Individualized Learning Plan
Careers in Medicine
Roadmap to Residency
Pre-Clerkship Career Exploration
Physician Specialty Mentor Program
Policies & Procedures
Student Accessibility Services
Student Involvement and Community
Student Organizations and Specialty Interest Groups
Current Student Representatives
Take A Break
Student Wellbeing Program
HMSOM Online Store
Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine STUDENT MISTREATMENT AND TITLE IX
Title IX Coordinator
The Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine takes student wellbeing very seriously and asks anyone to confidentially Report a Concern through the following avenues:
HMH ComplyLine is 877-888-8030 or https://hackensackmeridian.alertline.com/ (Anonymous reporting is available by phone or web) or directly to the Title IX Coordinator Diane Russo Diane.Russo@hmhn.org or Laurie Sullivan Laurie.Sullivan@hmhn.org, Senior Associate Dean of Student Affairs & Wellbeing.