Graduate Medical Education


The Office of Graduate Medical Education (GME) provides oversight for over 50 ACGME-accredited residency and fellowship programs. The GME Office works cooperatively with the GME Committee, program directors, and faculty to maintain the quality of the educational experience and appropriate work environment for over 700 residents who work and learn on the San Antonio and Lower Rio Grande Valley campuses in our teaching hospitals.



Our Mission

Our mission is to improve healthcare by advancing the quality of resident physicians’ education.



Our Vision

Our vision is to foster growth of exemplary physicians, GME programs, and institutional practices.



Our Values

  • Develop and share new knowledge
  • Employ processes that are fair, transparent, and resource-conscious
  • Maintain service-orientation and accountability