For Incoming Trainees
Incoming Trainee Orientation 2021
The East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine's Office of Graduate
Medical Education (GME) Resident Orientation will be virtually on Monday, June 21st,
2021. Please see the detailed agenda below. If you have questions please call our
GME office at (423) 439-8023.
Each specialty program will have scheduled training and events through June 30th. You will be notified by your respective program of the details.
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 2020:
Due to Covid-19 our orientation was held virtually this year on Monday, June 22nd,
Below you will find a recording of the 2020 orientation presentation along with the documents and resources.
Free parking during orientation week if you need to visit the GME office, in Lot
51 located at the corner of Fifth Street and Memorial Avenue, beside the medical
Directions for Orientation Parking
Ballad Health Orientation:
Orientation for Ballad Health will be held virtually in 2021. Details and a Zoom
invitation will follow soon.
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Veterans Administration Medical Center Orientation:VA Building 200
Orientation for the VA will be held virtually in 2021. Details and a Zoom invitation
will follow soon.
Thursday, June 24th, 2021 (tentative)
7:45 am - 4:30 pm