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Graduate Medical Education (GME)

Our Mission

Educating and Training Residents and Fellows to meet the ever-evolving health needs of the state of Illinois, the nation, and the world is paramount to the mission of the University of Illinois Graduate Medical Education Program and Office. We strive to prepare future physicians of diverse backgrounds to serve the populace with expertise, integrity, and compassion, grounded in evidenced-based knowledge, skill, practice, and professionalism. We seek to impact and assure the viability, quality, and advancement of our healthcare system and network by instilling in our trainees the importance of life-long learning as a critical requirement for safe and evidence-based care of patients.

The Graduate Medical Education Office provides a structured environment that facilitates our educational programs' ability to assist our trainees in their personal and professional development, while fostering learning environments where our trainees can excel in clinical service, research, and teaching. All standards for our educational programs are grounded in the core competencies and milestones for each specialty articulated by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.

In fulfilling our commitment to Graduate Medical Education, we have the support of the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, Deans of the College of Medicine, university and hospital administrators, faculty of the College of Medicine, and the membership of the Graduate Medical Education Committee. All are committed to providing and advocating for the necessary educational, financial and human resources needed and required to support graduate medical education programs in a comprehensive manner here at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago.

Graduate Medical Education GME

Learn more about our primary teaching site,
University of Illinois Hospital & Clinics

Upcoming Events

March 7, 2018, 12–1 pm
Resident Forum
1130 UIH (1740 W. Taylor Street, 1st floor)

March 1-4, 2018
ACGME Annual Educational Conference
Rosen Shingle Creek Resort, Orlando, Florida

March 9, 2018, 8–9 am
Graduate Medical Education Committee
6175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 6th floor)

March 9, 2018, 1-2 pm
Chief Resident Meeting with DIO
1135 UIH (1740 W. Taylor Street, 1st floor)

March 21, 2018, 12–1 pm
Program Coordinator Meeting
4175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 4th floor)

April 6, 2018, 8–9 am
Graduate Medical Education Committee
6175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 6th floor)

April 18, 2018, 12–1 pm
Program Coordinator Meeting
4175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 4th floor)

May 4, 2018, 8–9 am
Graduate Medical Education Committee
6175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 6th floor)

May 16, 2018, 12–1 pm
Program Coordinator Meeting
4175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 4th floor)

June 1, 2018, 8–9 am
Graduate Medical Education Committee
6175 COMRB (909 S. Wolcott Avenue, 6th floor)

June 21-22, 2018
GME Orientation for New Residents/Fellows beginning their training on June 24, 2018
Student Center West (828 S. Wolcott Avenue)

June 27-28, 2019
GME Orientation for New Residents/Fellows beginning their training on July 1, 2018
Student Center West (828 S. Wolcott Avenue)