All new residents and fellows are required to attend a mandatory GME Institutional Orientation before beginning the training year.
Orientation first year residents (PGY-1) is routinely scheduled for the third week in June.
PGY-2 and Above Orientation
Orientation for PGY-2’s and above is the second week of July.
Prior to Orientation
An Occupational Medicine pre-employment drug screening and Criminal Background Check are required components of GME onboarding for residents and fellows as well as for visiting residents. These items, as well as all other required onboarding items, must be completed and approved before being permitted to attend orientation.
Residents and fellows beginning their training off-cycle as well as visiting residents and fellows from other institutions are required to attend General Orientation on their first day of training prior to providing patient care.