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Faculty

Jamal Hussain, MDJamal Hussain, MD
Program Director

Dr. Jamal Hussain is an attending physician in the Emergency Departments at Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell and Capital Health Regional Medical Center and has more than 20 years of experience in emergency medicine.

Dr. Hussain recieved his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey in Newark, New Jersey and completed his emergency medicine residency at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York. Dr. Hussain is board certified in Emergency Medicine and is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Before joining Capital Health, Dr. Hussain was an emergency medicine consultant physician at a teaching hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates for 11 years, where he also served as the Emergency Medicine Residency associate program director, and later, program director.

Kyle Wasserman, MDKyle Wassermann, MD
Associate Program Director

Dr. Wassermann is an attending physician in the Emergency Department (ED) at Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell and has previously instructed Capital Health’s internal medicine residents as part of their ED rotation.

Board certified in emergency medicine, Dr. Wassermann received his medical degree at Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. He completed his residency in emergency medicine at the University of Connecticut in Farmington, Connecticut.

Before joining Capital Health, Dr. Wassermann was a clinical instructor of Emergency Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He contributes to Capital Health’s Opioid Stewardship Committee, Critical Care Committee, and the Internal Medicine Residency Program, and is a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Greg Corcoran, MD, FACEPGreg Corcoran, MD, FACEP

Dr. Corcoran is board certified in emergency medicine. He is the site medical director of the Emergency Department at Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell and director of the Pediatric Emergency Department.

After receiving his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dr. Corcoran complete his residency in emergency medicine at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School – Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. He completed an administrative fellowship at Envision Physician Services/Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Anuja Trivedi, DO, MPHAnuja Trivedi, DO, MPH

Dr. Trivedi is a physician in the Emergency Department at Capital Health Regional Medical Center. She received her medical degree at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, New York and received her Master of Public Health degree (with a concentration in health systems and policy) at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Trivedi completed her emergency medicine residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Chhaya Patel, DOChhaya Patel, DO

Dr. Patel is an attending physician in the Emergency Department at Capital Health Regional Medical Center, Capital Health Medical Center Hopewell, and the Satellite Emergency Department at Capital Health at Deborah. She has more than 15 years of experience in emergency medicine.

After receiving her medical degree at UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, New Jersey, Dr. Patel completed a combined emergency medicine/internal medicine residency at Frankford Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is board certified in emergency medicine. Before joining Capital Health, Dr. Patel was an attending emergency physician at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford, Illinois. She is currently an Assistant Professor at Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, NJ.

Lara Samson, MDLara Samson, MD

Dr. Samson is the medical director of the Chest Pain Center at Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell and an emergency medicine physician at Capital Health. She provides care for patients in the Emergency Department and the Pediatric Emergency Department at Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell and the Emergency Department at Capital Health Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Samson recieved her medical degree at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where she also received her Master of Medical Science degree. She completed her emergency medicine residency at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. Dr. Samson is board certified and a member of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

Before joining the Emergency Medicine Residency program, Dr. Samson instructed physician assistant students and internal medicine residents on their emergency medicine rotations. She is a member of the American Association of Emergency Medicine and the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.

Sheila ValentinSheila Valentin

Sheila Valentin joined the Capital Health team as the Residency Program Coordinator for the Emergency Medicine Residency Program. Before starting at Capital Health she worked 8 years as a Residency and Fellowship Coordinator. Sheila is responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the ACGME-accredited Emergency Medicine Residency Program.

Sheila supports the faculty in the recruitment of trainees. She ensures compliance with all accrediting bodies and will work to support the integration of the program into clinical operations in partnership with clinic site leadership. She envisions the residency program as a setting for academic, professional, and personal growth for the entire team.