The Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) is the group with primary responsibility for the quality and oversight of the institution's graduate medical education programs. Program Directors elected resident/fellow representatives, Resident Council and Coordinator Council representatives. Charged with development and implementation of policies governing GME, as well as oversight of all ACGME programs. Meets monthly. The GMEC must:
The mission of the Resident Council is to be the aggregate voice of the resident physicians and fellows of the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and Vidant Medical Center and to help lead in the continuous improvement of our learning environment. All of the efforts of the Resident Council are aimed toward optimizing the care of patients and raising our training programs to the highest levels of distinction.
Contact a Resident Council Representative with questions, suggestions, and concerns. Residents are encouraged to run for election as a Resident Council Representative when new positions open annually.
Swapnil Kachare, MD (Chair)
Eric Rush, MD (Chair Elect)
Megan Sippey, MD (Secretary)
Program Director Responsibilities Include:
All program coordinators. Liaison between GME Office and programs. Meets monthly.
All chief residents. Professional development and collective problem-solving. Meets monthly.