About the Graduate Medical Education Department

The Allegheny Health Network (AHN) Medical Education Consortium offers excellent graduate medical education (GME) opportunities in the Pittsburgh and Erie regions of Pennsylvania.

In the Pittsburgh region, the GME programs are based at Allegheny General HospitalForbes Hospital, or West Penn Hospital, but they also include a rich spectrum of clinical opportunities at various AHN locations in the Pittsburgh region, including other hospitals, outpatient care centers, clinics, and physician practices. Learn more about our Pittsburgh residency programs and Pittsburgh fellowship programs.

In the Erie region, the GME programs are based at Saint Vincent Hospital. Students, interns, residents and fellows enjoy mission-driven educational experiences at this tertiary-care hospital. Learn more about our Erie residency programs and Erie fellowship programs.

Contact us

Office of Graduate Medical Education in Pittsburgh

Joanne Maier


Lori Slade

Administrative Manager

Kimberly Gooden

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Cynthia Buckholt

Administrative Coordinator

Allegheny General Hospital
Graduate Medical Education
320 East North Avenue, Suite 185
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

(412) 359-3166
Fax: (412) 359-8164

Saint Vincent Hospital Medical Education Department in Erie

Michelle Sturtevant

Administrative Manager

Saint Vincent Hospital
Graduate Medical Education
311 West 24th Street, 4th Floor
Erie, PA 16502

(814) 731-6624
Fax: (814) 452-5097