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Graduate Medical Education

Quillen College of Medicine

Orientation Schedule

GME Orientation for Incoming Trainees

Incoming Trainee Orientation 2020

The East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine's Office of Graduate Medical Education (GME) Resident Orientation will be Thursday, June 22nd, 2020 commences at 7:15 am for identification badge and composite photos, (*please bring your labcoats) with the main orientation beginning at 8:00 am in the large auditorium located on the ground floor of Stanton-Gerber Hall, VA Building 178, Maple Avenue.  Each specialty program will have scheduled training and events through June 30th.  You will be notified by your respective program of the details.  All incoming resident trainees must attend GME orientation on June 22nd.  A separate orientation will be provided to incoming fellow trainees who cannot arrive by that time due to commitment to their current training program. 

**If you arrive in town prior to orientation please make an effort to come by the GME office to complete the documents that must be done in person to insure you are cleared to begin working.  You must bring a form of original identification (no copies) for your I-9. (US passport is the easiest, here is a list of other accepted documentation)
Acceptable Forms of ID for I-9

GME Orientation:
Stanton-Gerber Hall, VA Building 178, Maple Avenue, Johnson City, TN
Ground floor, Large Auditorium
7:15 am - 1:00 pm (a detailed schedule will be attached at a later date)
A buffet breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Free parking during orientation week in Lot 51 located at the corner of Fifth Street and Memorial Avenue, beside the medical school building. 
Directions for Orientation Parking

Ballad Health Orientation:
Johnson City Medical Center Hospital, 7th Floor Auditorium
400 North State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN
TBD 2020
8:00 am - 11:00 am

Resident Family Picnic
For all new residents and their families, fun activities, lunch served.

Veterans Administration Medical Center Orientation:
VA Building 200, Main Hospital, Lower Level Conference Room, #A061, Mountain Home, TN
TBD 2020
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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