Faculty - Joyce Varughese, MD, FACOG

Dr. Varughese graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard University.  She completed her medical school degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and went on to Yale University for her residency in obstetrics and gynecology, serving as administrative chief resident.  She stayed at Yale to complete her fellowship training in gynecologic oncology.  In addition to her clinical experience, Dr. Varughese is a clinical assistant professor at Robert Wood Johnson-Rutgers Medical School  New Brunswick, New Jersey. She has frequently been invited to lecture and present research at local, regional, and international medical conferences and has multiple peer-reviewed publications in CancerGynecologic Oncology and other journals. She is an active member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology where she serves on the Diversity and Inclusion Task Force and is also a congressional ambassador. Dr. Varughese is also active in the International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS), serving as an International Site Mentor for the IGCS Gynecologic Oncology fellowship at Uganda Cancer Institute. Locally, she serves as an HPV expert for the American Academy of Pediatrics—New Jersey Chapter.

Harvard University
Major:  Sanskrit and Indian Studies  

Medical School: 
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Yale-New Haven Hospital

Yale University - Gynecological Oncology

Medical Director, Gynecologic Oncology, Capital Health
Clinical Assistant Professor at Robert Wood Johnson-Rutgers Medical School   
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Quotes from our Students

“She made a difficult topic much easier to understand and know the important topics for boards. ” – MP

“Very good lecturer! Cervical cancer screening is very complex and she did a great job breaking it down” – KA

“Very good at explaining topics and highlighting key information, very good at answering questions” – KB