Associates in Health and Medicine represent the medical practices of Dr. Jeanine Bulan and Dr. Kristen Schwall. Both physicians are board-certified in Internal Medicine. In addition, Dr. Bulan and Dr. Schwall are affiliated with and presently on staff at the Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ.
Dr. Jeanine Bulan received her BA from Hamilton College in Clinton, NY and her MD from the SUNY Health Science Center in Syracuse, NY. She completed internship and residency at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City where she was the recipient of the Klaudia Ewa Knapik Award for excellence in Internship. Following the three year residency program, Dr. Bulan stayed to complete a chief resident year at Mount Sinai. In 2000, she received the AAS/Bella Trachtenberg Award for House staff excellence in scholarship, clinical excellence and compassionate patient care. Dr. Bulan is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is also a fellow of the American College of Physicians as well as a council member for the NJ chapter of the American College of Physicians.
Dr. Kristen Schwall received her BA from Long Island University/CW Post College in Brookville, New York and her MD from St. George’s University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency at the Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey where she was the recipient of the Department of Medicine Award in Emergency Medicine. Dr. Schwall has been practicing medicine in the Livingston community as well as Saint Barnabas Medical Center since 2003. Dr. Schwall is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and a member of the American College of Physicians.
Sue Hess received her Masters degree in Primary Healthcare of the Adult in 1998 from Seton Hall University College of Nursing, South Orange, NJ. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as an adult nurse practitioner. Sue has practiced as a nurse practitioner for over a decade in the specialty areas of hematology/oncology, infectious disease, and dermatology. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Sue has cared for a broad spectrum of patients ranging from general medical/surgical to renal transplant patients. She has also worked as an inpatient certified diabetes educator in the past.