Brian Schactman, MD, specializes in internal medicine.
Dr. Schactman has practiced with New Jersey Physicians since 1998. At New Jersey Physicians, he has been Principal Investigator and Subinvestigator for trials involving novel treatments for a wide range of diseases.
Dr. Schactman has worked with the American Managed Care and Review Association, where he participated in developing the Utilization Review and Accreditation Commission to promote health care quality through accreditation and certification programs.
Dr. Schactman says, "My interest in life science grew to include my desire to help others lead healthy lives. I am particularly interested in the role diet and exercise have on long-term disease outcomes."
Dr. Schactman is a fellow of the American College of physicians. He is a recipient of the Haskel Schiff Award for Excellence in Clinical Medicine. During medical school, Dr. Schactman was a Joseph Collins Foundation Scholar, Southern Medical Association Scholar, Hoak Scholar, and AH Robbins Scholar. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, and Sigma Zeta National Honor Science Society.
When he is not working with his patients, Dr. Schactman enjoys spending time with his family and running. He has completed 12 marathons, 6 ultra marathons, and 3 Ragnar relays.