We are located in the Support Building, Suite 1SB201 in Vidant Medical Center.
Herb Garrison, MD
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Designated Institutional Official (DIO)
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Vice President, Medical Affairs
Responsible for collaboration between the hospital and medical school in regards to GME, strategic planning, institutional compliance, and integration of the learners into the institutions.
Darla Liles, MD
Director of Accreditation, Graduate Medical Education
Associate Professor in Hematology/Oncology
Responsible for managing the Internal Review process and assisting programs to prepare for ACGME accreditation site visits, chairs our GMEC subcommittee on Accreditation, and assists in the development of new programs.
Manager of GME
Responsible for ensuring the requirements of various accrediting agencies are met, GME finances, Contracts, Immigration and Visas, and administration of the GME Office.
Responsible for Resident Reappointment, Away Rotations, and data management.
Responsible for first-line communication with those who contact the GME Office, lincense renewals, Meal Allowance, Pager Issues, New Resident Paperwork and coordination of GME activities.
Responsible for New Innovations, onboarding new residents, and special projects.
Kelley Whitehurst, MAEd
Program Manager, GME Education
Responsible for developing and supporting institution-wide GME educational initiatives.