Hadley Named OB/GYN Residency Program Director at Crozer
David K. Hadley, M.D., was named residency program director of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Crozer-Chester Medical Center.
Board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology, Hadley currently works as an attending physician with the Physicians for Women Practice at Crozer and is a clinical assistant professor at the Temple University School of Medicine.
“This is my first year as Program Director and I thoroughly enjoyed the Match process. We tried to balance the applicants’ demonstrated academic achievement with the individual impression as perceived by a team of interviewers to choose the right candidates. We feel strongly about the importance of the interview and match process because we commit 4 years of training to each successful applicant. I hope that our residents learn how to be both excellent physicians and capable teachers. I expect all my residents to be able to practice OB/GYN with skill and compassion and hope that they strive to pass on the knowledge they acquire to the next generation of OB/GYN physicians,” says Hadley.
Hadley earned his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his residency and internship at Uniformed Services Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. In addition, he has worked at Camp Lejeune Naval Hospital, is a former assistant professor at Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and served with Bravo Surgical Company during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
“The residency programs define the careers of many physicians.It is very important to find the right director who is committed to excellence. Dr. Hadley has been serving as the associate program director and director of gynecologic education and has done an excellent job.He has demonstrated enthusiasm and willingness to continue improvement in the residency program,” says Guy Hewlett, M.D., director of Medical Education at Crozer-Chester Medical Center.
The program director is supported in meeting the educational mission of the residency by four Assistant Program Directors, the subspecialty ob-gyn staff covering all major ob-gyn subspecialties, the general ob-gyn physicians in the departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Crozer and DCMH, and faculty members from several other clinical departments.
To learn more about the residency program visit, http://residency.crozer.org.