GME Contacts

Mail general questions about residency and fellowships to:

 

University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga

Office of Graduate Medical Education

960 East Third Street, Suite 104

Chattanooga, TN 37403

 

Phone:  Students and physicians interested in Residency and Fellowship Programs may call

 (423) 778-7442 for general questions.  Residents with questions about benefits or rreimbursements should contact Jamie Gilbreath at (423) 778-3899.

 

 Email (Click on the names or hyperlinks below to send an email):

Questions about medical student rotations:  MSE@erlanger.org.

Questions abour Residency and Fellowships:  GME@erlanger.org

 

Office of Graduate Medical Education

Pamela D. Scott

Director, Graduate and Medical Student Education
(423) 778-7442 

 

Jamie Gilbreath
GME Financial Specialist 

(423) 778-3899

 

Department/Program Contacts 
 

Program Chairs and Program Directors Program Coordinators
 Cardiovascular  Disease/Gastroenterology
 Fellowships

Charles Campbell, MD, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Professor, Department of Medicine
Chief of Erlanger Cardiology

Alison Bailey, MD, Fellowshp Program Director

 (423) 778-4465

email:  tammy.elliott@erlanger.org

Tammy Elliott
Fellowship Coordinator

(423) 778-4465

 Colon and Rectal Surgery  Fellowship  J. Daniel Stanley, MD, Program Director
 Richard Moore, MD, PhD, Associate Program  Director
 (423) 778-7695
 email:  maggie.hamblen@erlanger.org

Maggie Hamblen
Fellowship Coordinator

(423) 778-7695

 Emergency Medicine  Residency

Sudave Mendiratta, MD,  Interim Chair and Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine 
(423) 778-7628
email:  sudave.mendiratta@erlanger.org

Velvet Green,
Residency Coordinator
(423) 778-7628

 Emergency Medical  Services  Fellowship (sponsored by  Emergency Medicine)

Ron Buchheit, MD, Program Director
(423) 778-7628

email:  velvet.green@erlanger.org

Velvet Green,
Fellowship Coordinator
(423) 778-7628

 Family Medicine  Residency

 J. Mack Worthington, MD, Professor and 
 Chair, Department of Family Medicine
 James Haynes, MD, Program Director

 (423) 778-2957

 email:  utfammed@erlanger.org

Sharron Skoretz
C-TAGME
Residency Coordinator
(423) 778-2957
 Internal Medicine  Residency

 Louis Lambiase, MD, Chair
   Department of Medicine

 Jennifer Dooley, MD, Program Director

 (423) 778-2998

 email:  UTIntMed@erlanger.org

Deborah Fuller, Residency Coordiantor

(423) 778-2998

 Minimally Invasive  Gynecologic Surgery  (MIGS) Fellowship
 (AAGL Accredited)

Garret Lam, MD, Professor, and Chair, Department of OB/GYN

Scott Furr, MD, Fellowship Director
 Director, Division of Minimally Invasive 
 Gynecologic Surgery

 Office Phone:  (423) 899-6511

 email:  lora@gyndr.com

 Lora Larson,    
 Felowship Coordinator

 (423) 899-6511

 Neuro-Interventional  Surgery Fellowship
 (not ACGME Accredited)

 Blaise Baxter, MD, Program Director; and Chief and xhair, Department of Radiology

Steven Quarfordt, MD, Associate Program 
   Director

 Department Phone:  (423) 778-7234

 email:  ben@tia-pc.com

Ben Hazlewood, Fellowship Administrator

(423) 778-7234

 

 Obstetrics and  Gynecology Residency

 Garret Lam, MD, Chair, Department of 
 Obstetrics and Gynecology 

 David Adair, MD, Vice Chair
 William Gist, MD, Program Director
 (423) 778-7515

 email:  UTOBGYN@erlanger.org

Paula Barnett
Residency Coordinator

(423) 778-7515

 Orthopaedic Surgery  Residency

 Richard G. Alvarez, MD, Professor, and Chair

 Channappa Chandra, MD, Vice Chair

 Jeremy R. Bruce, MD, Program Direcctor

 (423) 778-9008

 email:  UTOrthoSurg@erlanger.org  

Donna Gibson
Residency Coordinator

(423) 778-9008

 Orthopaedic Trauma  Surgery Fellowship
 (OTA Accredited not ACGME  Accredited)

 Richard G. Alvarez, MD, Professor, and Chair

 Peter Nowotarski, MD, Program Director

 (423) 778-9008

 email:  utorthsurg@erlanger.org

 

Donna Gibson
Fellowship Coordinator

(423) 778-9008

 Pediatrics Residency

 Alan Kohrt, MD, Professor and Chair

 Janara Huff, MD, Program Director

  Dept Phone:  (423) 778-6217

  Dept email:  UTPediat@erlanger.org

 

Patty Wolfe
Residency Coordinator

(423) 778-6217

 Plastic Surgery  Residency

 R. Bruce Shack, MD, Professor and Dean
 Chair, Department of Plastic Surgery
 Mark Brzezienski, MD, Program

 Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-9047

 Dept email:  UTPlastics@thepsg.org

Tara Lee, MPH

Residency Coordinator

(423) 778-9047

 Radiology (no residency)

 Blaise Baxter, MD, Chair and Chief

 Department of Radiology

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-7371

 Marc Ann Scarda
 Administrative
 Assistant, Department of
 Radiology

 (423) 778-7371

 Surgery Residency

 R. Phillip Burns, MD, Professor and Chair

 W. Heath Giles, MD, Residency Program
 Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-7695

 Dept email:  UTSurg@erlanger.org

Cindy Rudolph, MS, Surgery Program Manager
(423) 778-7695

 Surgical Critical  |Care
 Fellowship

 Robert Maxwell, MD, Fellowship Director

 Philip Smith, MD, Associate Program Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-7695

 Dept email:  UTSurg@erlanger.org

Cindy Rudolph, MS, Surgery Program Manager
(423) 778-7695

 Transitions to
 Practice
 in General Surgery
 Fellowship (ACS  Approved)

 R. Phillip Burns, MD, Professor and Chair
 W. Heath Giles, MD, Transitions Fellowship  Program  Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-7695

 Dept email:  UTSurg@erlanger.org

Cindy Rudolph, MS, Surgery Program Manager
(423) 778-7695
EMS Ultrasound Fellowship
 (not ACGME-Accredited)

 Sudave Mendiratta, MD, Interim Chair,  Department of Emergency Medicine

 Benjamin Smith, MD, Fellowship Program  Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-7628

 velvet.green@erlanger.org 

Velvet Green
Fellowship Coordinator

(423) 778-7628 

 Urology Residency

 Amar Singh, MD, Chair and Program Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-4691

 stacey.blanks@erlanger.org

 Stacey Blanks
 Residency Coordinator

  (423) 778-4691

 Vascular Surgery
 Fellowship

 L. Richard Sprouse, MD, Fellowship
 Program Director

 Dept Phone:  (423) 778-7695

 email:  lrsprouse@gmail.com

 Cindy Rudolph, MS,  Surgery Program  Manager 
 (423) 778-7695

 

  Revised 10/16/2016

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