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Please contact us for additional information and assistance:

Main Line:  916-734-7797
Fax Line:   916-734-2837

For program information and training verifications please contact your Program Coordinator directly.

GME Administration

Jim Nuovo, MD, DIO, Associate Dean, and Acting Manager
916-734-4270 |

ACGME Designated Institutional Official (DIO), Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Chair, Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC)
Dr. Nuovo is the individual at UC Davis Health System who has the authority and responsibility for all of our ACGME-accredited GME programs and non-ACGME programs, including training activities and affiliate sites.

As Acting Manager for GME, Dr. Nuovo is responsible the operational and strategic planning of the Graduate Medical Education Department to ensure institutional compliance with ACGME's accreditation and Clinical Learning Environment (CLER) requirements, and manages the Resident Medical Education (RMS) Committee, and Housestaff Coordinators (HSC) Meeting.

GME Team

Jennifer Cano, Analyst and Assistant to Dr. Nuovo
916-734-4270 |

Responsible for Resident and Fellow Ecotime compliance, on-call (sleep room) management, new Resident and Fellow EMR Training, NRMP, E*Value and GME projects.

Christine Edwards, Analyst
916-703-6756 |

Responsible for MedHub, New Resident and Fellow GME Orientation, certificate orders, GME web development and maintenance, data analysis and operational projects.

Kathe McDonald, Analyst
Kathe has retired effective 7/1/2017.  The position will be posted shortly.  Please send all correspondence for Kathe to Dr. Nuovo until further notice.

For questions regarding the Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC), Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) liaison (Visas), ACGME-sponsored programs training and support, please contact Dr. Nuovo at 916-734-4270 |

Marcia Pereira, Administrative Assistant
916-734-7797 |

Responsible for Resident and Fellow licensing, credentials and rotations, California Medical Board liaison, GME notary and general information.

Kris Singh, Analyst
916-734-7696 |

Responsible for affiliation agreements and GME's financial affairs, personnel transaction forms (new hire, separation, etc.) pre-HR approval and the Resident and Fellow meal program.

Human Resources Team

General Residency Program

Main Line:  916-734-6387

Fax: 916-734-2756

Steve Gutierrez, HR Generalist
916-734-1504 |

Samantha Yang, HR Generalist
916-734-7899 |

Please contact them for questions regarding Residents and Clinical Fellows: benefits, maternity/paternity LOAs,  moonlighting, new Resident and Clinical Fellow onboarding, billing packets, employee relations and GME HR projects.

Program Contacts