Graduate Medical Education

Graduate Medical Education

We offer excellent graduate medical education (GME) opportunities in the Erie and Pittsburgh, Pa., regions.

Graduate medical education experience

Erie Region Programs


GME programs in the Erie region are sponsored by Saint Vincent Hospital in Erie, Pa. Students, residents, interns, and fellows enjoy a mission-driven educational experience at Saint Vincent. Saint Vincent Hospital, the foundation of this health network, is a 384-bed, not-for-profit, tertiary care hospital with nearly 3,000 associates and more than 300 physicians representing over 40 specialties.

Saint Vincent also includes a free-standing, same-day surgery center; more than 20 primary and specialty care practices; four outpatient rehabilitation sites; inpatient rehabilitation; inpatient and outpatient behavioral services; a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit; and strategic affiliations with several community hospitals, physicians and providers. Additional outpatient centers include the Saint Vincent Imaging Center, Saint Vincent Endoscopy Center, the Saint Vincent Occupational Health Center and Saint Vincent Urgent Care. For more information:


Saint Vincent Hospital Medical Education Department

Barbara L. Renick, Administrator

Mailing address:
     Saint Vincent Hospital
     232 West 25 St
     Erie, PA  16544

Phone:  814.452.5100 or 1.800.730.3003


Pittsburgh Region Programs


Most GME programs in the Pittsburgh region are sponsored by the Allegheny General Hospital - Western Pennsylvania Hospital Medical Education Consortium, which was established as a distinct administrative unit on July 1, 2009, with the approval of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The Consortium's Designated Institutional Official (DIO) is Jack Wilberger, MD. For more information about graduate medical education programs in Pittsburgh:


Office of Graduate Medical Education

Joanne Maier, Administrative Director

Mailing address:
       Allegheny General Hospital
       320 East North Avenue, Suite 185
       Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Phone: 412.359.3166

Fax: 412.359.8164