Robert M. Cole, MD is a physician and clinical site director, and an assistant professor of medicine at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. He is a practicing intensivist (specialist in intensive care medicine) and is currently a core faculty member for the Inspira Critical Care fellowship and Internal Medicine residency program.
Dr. Cole currently serves as co-chair of the ethics committee for the Inspira Health Network and has served on multiple committees at several hospitals in South Jersey for the last five years. He was recently named a “Top Doc” in SJ Magazine in 2019 and 2020 and played an integral role in overall surge planning during the 2020 spring wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the South Jersey Region.
In addition to his other administrative and clinical duties, he also serves as the Regional Medical Director for NJ Health Hospice and Palliative Care as well as Associate Medical Director for the Inspira Network Critical Care transport services.
Dr. Cole is a graduate of the Clemson University and earned his medical degree at Ross University. He completed his residency training in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at Cooper University Hospital, where he also served as both chief resident and chief fellow. He is currently board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care and Neurocritical Care. He has developed a strong interest in self help and coping with adversity through his experience as a practicing physician.