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Faculty

Jill Kropa, MD
Instructor

Email: kropaja@rwjms.rutgers.edu

Dr. Jill Kropa is an Instructor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. She joined the faculty in 2016 as a Board Certified Family Medicine physician.

Undergraduate School and Area of Concentration:

  • Villanova Univeristy, BS Biology

Graduate Schools and fields of study:

  • Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Doctor of Medicine

Residency:

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Family Medicine

Fellowship:

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Sports Medicine

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • CAQ Sports Medicine

Key Publications:

Kropa, Jill, et al. "High Prevalence of Obesity and High Blood Pressure in Urban Student-Athletes." The Journal of Pediatrics 178 (2016): 194-199.

Shungu N, Miller MN, Mills G, Patel N, de la Paz A, Rose V, Kropa J, Edi R, Levy E, Crenshaw M, Hwang C.; Reminder cards improve physician documentation of obesity but not obesity counseling.; Fam Med; 47(10):789-93, 2015

Shipon D, Close J, Kropa J, Marschilok C; The Evolution of Screening and ECG Criteria in Athletes Over the Past Decade: What Changes We Can Expect in the Upcoming Year; American College of Cardiology; Web. Oct 27, 2015.

Honors, Awards, Community Service:

  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2012
  • Chief Resident, Thomas Jefferson University Department of Family and Community Medicine, 2014-2015
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Resident Teacher Award, 2015