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GME Resources

The Graduate Medical Education Office strives to assist residents and fellows by providing a wide variety of useful resources and support services, which are explained on the following pages. If you need further assistance or information, please contact us.

Forms and Guides

A collection of policies and procedures, sample contracts and related forms that are important tools for current trainees.

House Staff Resources

An overview of house staff benefits and policies as well as a picture book of all residents and fellows.

Support Services

Information about YNHH's Employee and Family Resources Program, the GME Hotline, important phone numbers and other services for residents and fellows.

Cushing/Whitney Medical Library

Yale School of Medicine's Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library serves the biomedical and health care information needs of YSM, Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale University, as well as providing services to area physicians and medical libraries.

Campus Maps

Maps of Yale New Haven Hospital buildings, Yale School of Medicine and Yale University

Visa Information

Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale School of Medicine GME programs accept foreign medical graduates and U.S. medical graduates-foreign nationals into accredited residency and fellowship programs on J-1 visas, F-1 visas or transferring of H1-b visas from a current program to a YNHH or YSM program.

American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)

The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) is a not-for-profit organization comprising 24 medical specialty Member Boards that oversees the certification of physician specialists in the United States.

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Information about the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Graduate Medical Education Committee

The Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) serves as the policymaking committee for Yale New Haven Medical Center. The GMEC serves as a standing committee of the Medical Board of the Medical Staff of Yale New Haven Hospital.