2019 Orientation Schedules

 

Revised New Resident Orientation Schedules (revised 6-18-2019)

 

Certification Courses Schedule

Certification Type: Training Dates, TImes, and Locations for Incoming UT College of Medicine Chattanooga: Programs Required to Complete:
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) -- Class for Family Medicine & Emergency Medicine Residents When:  Mon, June 17, 2019 (8 - 11:30 AM) 


Where:  4th floor Massoud Building  behind the main Children's Hospital - Take the H elevator to the 4th floor, walk down the Genetics hallway to the education classroom.


FM & EM Residents
Basic Life Support (BLS)

When:  Mon, June 17, 2019 (2 - 4 PM)

 

Where:  Whitehall Building, 5th floor, Room 526 (960 E. 3rd St, 37403 across from Erlanger)

Card/GI Fellows, EM, FM, and IM Residents
Basic Life Support (BLS)

When:  Mon, June 17, 2019 (4 - 6 PM)


Where:  Whitehall Building, 5th floor, Room 526 (960 E. 3rd St, 37403 across from Erlanger)

OB/GYN, Ortho, Peds, Surgery & Urology Residents
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) -- Class for Pediatrics Residents When:  Tues, June 18, 2019 (8 - 11:30 AM)

 

Where:  4th floor Massoud Building  behind the main Children's Hospital - Take the H elevator to the 4th floor, walk down the Genetics hallway to the education classroom.


Peds Residents Only
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

When:  Tues, June 18, 2019 (8 - 11:30 AM)

 

Where:  Whitehall Building, 5th floor, Room 526 (960 E. 3rd St, 37403 across from Erlanger)

 EM, OB/GYN, Ortho, Surgery, and Urology Residents
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

When:  Tues, June 18, 2019 (12:30 - 4 PM)

 

Where: Whitehall Building, 5th floor, Room 526 (960 E. 3rd St, 37403 across from Erlanger)

FM, IM, & Card/GI Residents and Fellows
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

When:  Wed, June 19, 2019 (7 - 10 AM)

 

Where:  UT Computer Classroom & Simulation Center, Whitehall Building, 1st floor behind the Hour Place Restaurant (960 E. 3rd St, 37403, across from Erlanger)

FM & OB/GYN Residents
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

When:  Thurs, June 20, 2019 (8 - 11 AM)


Where:  UT Computer Classroom & Simulation Center, Whitehall Building, 1st floor behind the Hour Place Restaurant (960 E. 3rd St, 37403, across from Erlanger)

Peds Residents Only
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) 

When:  Thursday & Friday, June 20-21, 2019
(7 AM - 5 PM both days

 

Where:  Erlanger Probasco Auditorium, Medical Mall, Ground Floor, C elevator

EM, Ortho, Surgery and Urology Residents
Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO)

When:  Thursday & Friday, June 20-21, 2019
(8 AM - 5 PM both days

 

Where:  UT Family Practice Center, 1100 E. 3rd St, 37403 (Conference Room)

 FM Residents Only


Other Orientation Sessions

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 -- Internal Medicine Residents will have a required Critical Care Boot Camp 9 AM - 3 PM in the Erlanger West Wing 2 Conference Room (lunch break Noon - 1 PM).

  • Monday, June 24 -- Emergency Medicine Residents will have special program orientation sessions.  Velvet Green will contact you regarding details. 
         
  • All incoming residents and fellows beginning training July 1 must attend an Erlanger required computer and eCHART (epic) training session (Monday and Tuesday, June 24 and 25, 2019):
    • Mon, June 24 (8 AM - 4 PM at 1501 Riverside Drive):  Card/GI, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics
        
    • Tues, June 25 (8 AM - 4 PM at 1501 Riverside Drive):  Emergency Medicine, OB/GYN, Orthopaedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Surgery, and Urology    
  • Wednesday and Thursday, June 26 and 27, 2019, have been set aside for orientation by your departments and program.

  • Wednesday, June 26 -- Orthopaedic Surgery Department Orientation, 10:30 AM, in the Orthopaedic Surgery Library (Erlanger POB Elevator B, 2nd Floor)

  • Wednesday, June 26 -- Orthopaedic Surgery Residnets:  Surgical Skills Boot Campu, 1 - 4 PM, Orthopaedic Surgery Skills Lab (POB Elevator B, 2nd Floor)
     
  • Wednesday evening, June 26 -- Welcome reception on the Southern Belle Riverboat, 6 - 9 PM, for all current and incoming residents and fellows, faculty, and staff.

  • Thursday morning, June 27 (9 - 11 AM) -- Special Well-Being Session with all Incoming Residents and Fellows in the Pierce Conference Room (located in the new Kennedy Children's Outpatient Center on the first floor).  By 11:15 AM, all Incomnig Residents and Fellows may rejoin their programs for orientation.
      
  • CHANGE -- Friday, June 28, 2019, (7:15 AM - 4:30 PM) -- All Incoming Residents and Fellows who officially being training on July 1 must attend a one-day required hospital and University orientation also in the Pierce Conference Room (located in the new Kennedy Children's Outpatient Center on the first floor).  We will have breakfast at 7:15 AM and distribute your lab coats, pagers, all key numbers, logins, etc., ID badges, etc.  Please be on time.  Dr. R. Bruce Shack, our Campus Deans will introduce our Associate Dean and DIO, Dr. Robert Fore, other Associate and Assistant Deans, Chairs, and Program Directors promptly at 8 AM.  Included during the day will be a welcome from the Erlanger Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Will Jackson, insurance representatives, final paperwork and review of key GME information to help you during your training.  Lunch will be provided in the Erlanger POB Conference Room.  Orientation sessions will resume after official UT photos made in your new lab coats and lunch back in the Pierce Conference Room.

  Please check back with your Coordinators about any changes or additions.  Thank you!

 

  Pamela D. Scott, C-TAGME
  Director, Graduate & Medical Student Education

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