GME Administration & Contact Information

The Office of Graduate Medical Education, located in 303 Light Hall, operates under the direction of the Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education, Kyla P. Terhune, MD, MBA FACS. The office is dedicated to supporting the human resource and administrative operations for graduate medical education programs and house staff at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.



Kyla P. Terhune, MD, MBA FACS
Vice President for Educational Affairs
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
ACGME / NRMP Designed Institutional Official
Associate Professor of Surgery and Anesthesiology
(615) 322 - 6035


Administrative Director

Trish Craft, M.S., PHR
(615) 322-4916


Associate Dean for Diversity in GME

Andre' L. Churchwell, MD
Director of the Office of Diversity for House Staff and Faculty Affairs
Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at The Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
(615) 322-7498