Julie Rothstein Rosenbaum, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: General Internal Medicine

Office of Student Research

Program for Biomedical Ethics

Yale Medical Group

Office of Cooperative Research


Julie R. Rosenbaum went to medical school at Yale University and completed internal medicine residency at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. She also completed the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at Yale University School of Medicine, where she currently is an assistant professor in the Department of Medicine. In addition to seeing her own patients, she teaches residents in the Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency. She directs the annual Workshop on Professional Responsibility for the medicine interns as well as the Program on Women in Medicine for the residency. She continues to teach and publish in the area of medical ethics and professionalism with particular interest in education regarding end-of-life communication, personal-professional balance in medicine, and appropriate relationships between physicians and the pharmaceutical industry. She recently joined the Society for General Internal Medicine Ethics Committee.

Dr. Rosenbaum has worked with the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation on a project evaluating the impact of the hidden curriculum on medical education, focusing on transitions between different care environments. She is also the Editor-in-Chief of the Yale Office-based Medicine Curriculum, an ambulatory curriculum used in over 180 residencies across the U.S. She has also developed and is evaluating a career planning website for internal medicine residents called Beyond Residency.

Education & Training

MD Yale University School of Medicine (1996)
BA Brown University (1990)
Fellow Yale University School of Medicine/Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program
Resident New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1999)

Honors & Recognition

  • Member of Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights CommitteeAmerican College of Physycians (2014)

  • Award for Primary Care LeadershipConnecticut Center for Primary Care (2013)

  • Primary Care Hall of FameYale Primary Care Progress (2012)

  • Elected to FellowshipAmerican College of Physicians (2011)

  • Selection: The Best American Medical Writing 2009, Edited by Pauline Chen M.D. Essay entitled, "Duality," appeared in Health Affairs, March/April 2008.Kaplan Publishing (2009)

  • Selected Participant: Early Career Women Faculty Development ConferenceAssociation of American Medical Colleges, Washington DC (2009)

  • Outstanding Poster: A Workshop on Professionalism for Internal Medicine Interns: Committed to ChangeAssociation for Program Directors for Internal Medicine (2004)

Professional Service

  • Selected to New England Comparative Effectiveness Public Advisory Council (2014 - 2017)

  • Professionalism and Communication goal, team leader for Committee to write objectives for this overarching goal for the Yale School of Medicine Curriculum Renewal Project Yale School of Medicine (2012)

  • Ethics Committee Society of General Internal Medicine (2011)

  • Scientific Review Committee Society for General Internal Medicine (2009)

  • Ethics Committee Member Waterbury Hospital (2007)

  • Scientific Abstract Review American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (2005)

  • Internship Selection Committee Yale Primary Care Residency (2002)

  • Academic Progress and Review Committee Yale Primary Care Residency (2002)

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Contact Info

Julie Rothstein Rosenbaum, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency ProgramYale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
1450 Chapel Street, Ste 2nd floor

New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
Internal MedicinePO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056