Committee - GME

MEMBERSHIP 2014 - 2015

MEMBER

DEPT

TERM

COMMENTS

Dr. David Linville

Associate Dean for GME
Designated In
stitutional Official

 ex-officio

 Chair

Dr. John Schweitzer

Chair, Pathology
Assistant Dean for GME 

ex-officio

 

Dr. Robert Means, Jr.

Dean

ex-officio

 

Dr. John Franko

Chair, Family Medicine

appointed

 

Dr. Stephen Geraci

Chair and Program Director
Internal Medicin
e
appointed  

Dr. Beth A. Fox

Director of GME for Family Medicine

appointed

 

Dr. Diana Heiman

Program Director
Family Medicine Johnson City

appointed

 
Dr. Gregory Clarity

Program Director
Family Medicine Bristol

appointed  

Dr. Mark Brummel

Program Director
Family Medicine Kingsport
appointed  

Dr. Sheri Holmes

Interim Chair,  OB/GYN appointed  

Dr. Martin Olsen

Program Director OB/GYN

appointed

 

Dr. Salah Shurbaji

Program Director Pathology

appointed

 

Dr. William Devoe

Interim Chair, Pediatrics

appointed

 

Dr. Dawn Tuell 

Program Director Pediatrics

appointed

 

Dr. Paul Stanton

Interium Chair, Psychiatry

appointed

 

Dr.Harold Elliott

Program Director Psychiatry

appointed

 

Dr. William Browder

Chair, Surgery

appointed

 

Dr. Joseph Lee

Program Director Surgery

appointed

 

Ms. Debra A. Shaw

Assistant Dean for GME

ex-officio

 
Ms. Sissy Shipley Coordinator for GME ex-officio  

 Ms. Catherine Shuttle

 NI Coordinator for GME

 ex-officio

 

Mr. Greg Wilgocki

Executive Associate Vice President, F & A

appointed

 
Dr. Stephen Loyd VAMC/Associate Chief of Staff, Education appointed  

Dr. Dan Carlson

Chief Medical Officer/Wellmont Health Sys.

ex-officio

 

Dr. Clay Runnels

Chief Medical Officer/JCMC

ex-officio

 

Dr. Evan Smothers

Family Medicine Johnson City

one year

resident

Dr. Jason Tsang

Family Medicine Kingsport

one year

resident

Dr. Nick Harman

Family Medicine Bristol

one year

resident

Dr. Hemang Panchal

Internal Medicine

one year

resident

Dr. Brandi Ervin

OB/GYN

one year

resident

Dr. Andrea Lightle

Pathology

one year

resident

Dr. Madhavi Gavirneni

Pediatrics

one year

resident

Dr. David Burrow

Psychiatry & Resident Leadership Council

one year

resident

Dr. Matthew Ramseyer

Surgery

one year

resident

CHARGE

The charge to the Committee will be to perform a periodic analysis of each residency training program and recommend appropriate corrective action where necessary and have the responsibility for the oversight and administration of the Graduate Medical Education programs.  These analyses will be in compliance with ACGME Essentials to include the following:

  1. official statement of the institutional commitment to graduate medical education;

  2. written protocol for conducting required program internal reviews;

  3. copies of agreements between sponsoring and all participating institutions for all graduate medical education programs;

  4. resident contract that will provide a reference to all terms, conditions and benefits of employment as outlined by the ACGME;

  5. review ACGME accreditation letters from the Residency Review Committee for each graduate medical education program;

  6. and maintain a time table for conducting the required internal reviews of each program to address mechanisms to monitor and assist in the correction of program citations;

  7. The Committee will keep appropriate, permanent records of all activities; provide institutional oversight for all policies promulgated by the ACGME, e.g., general competencies, resident work hours, etc.

STRUCTURE

The composition of the Committee will be the Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, the Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education, representatives of medical affairs from participating hospitals, one peer selected resident representative from each residency program, and other appropriate individuals involved in furthering graduate medical education as appointed by the Dean. The Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs will Chair the Committee.