Jill M. Cholette, M.D.

Jill M. Cholette, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-8138

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Professional Bio

Dr. Jill Cholette is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the division of Critical Care Medicine. She earned her MD degree from the University of Rochester and where she graduated at the top of her class and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. She completed a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency at the U of R and is Board Certified in both specialties. She went on to complete a Pediatric Critical Care fellowship also at the U of R and is now triple boarded in Pediatric Critical Care as well. Dr. Cholette has completed her Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship and is now board eligible for Pediatric Cardiology. She is also an attending in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care unit.

Patient Care Bio


Awards & Honors (Local)

Therapeutics Specialty Award | Society of Critical Care Medicine | Houston, TX 2012
Research Citation Finalist | Society of Critical Care Medicine | Houston, TX 2012
Strong Children's Research Center New Investigator | URMC | Rochester, NY 2007 - 2010
Clausen-Bradford Fellowship Training Award 2005
David A. Haller Award - outstanding devotion and contribution to patient care 2000 - 2000
Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Society | South Hadley, MA 1999
The Bryce Collier Prize (student whose performance demonstrates exceptional qualitites of responsibility 1999
The Benjamin Rush Prize (4th yr med student who gave unusual promise of creative scholars 1999
The Glasgow Citation (awarded by the American Medical Women's Assoc to those whose academic work is high quality 1999
American Medical Women's Association Award 1999
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society 1995
Psi Chi, The National Honor Society in Psychology 1994
Sarah Williston Scholar for academic excellence 1993
Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges 1993 - 1994
Abbey Howe Turner Award excellence in biological sciences 1992

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Critical Care (SMD) - Primary


Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry1999
BA | Neuroscience | Mount Holyoke College1995

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at University of Rochester Medical Center01/01/2011 - 01/31/2014
Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center08/10/2003 - 07/31/2006
Residency in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2000 - 08/09/2003
Internship in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1999 - 06/30/2000