Interim Executive Vice President, Stony Brook Medicine
Dr. Wertheim, who came to Stony Brook in 1996, currently serves as interim executive vice president for Stony Brook Medicine. He also holds the Endowed Chair in Graduate Medical Education
at RSOM and is president of the Stony Brook Medicine Community Medical Group.
A graduate of Harvard University and New York University School of Medicine, Wertheim completed his internal medicine residency at University of Michigan Hospitals, where he also served as chief resident. He worked as a clinical faculty member at the University of Michigan’s Veterans Administration Hospital, then moved to New York, where he worked at The Brooklyn Hospital Center.
Dr. Wertheim began his Stony Brook career by leading the Medical Consult Service. He later served as associate program director and director of the primary care track of the Internal Medicine residency, then Internal Medicine residency program director, followed by executive vice chair of the Department of Medicine and associate dean for clinical outreach. He has also served as president of the medical staff of Stony Brook University Hospital.
Phone: 631 444-2080
L4-225 Health Sciences Tower
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8430