Office of Graduate Medical Education

The Office of Graduate Medical Education exercises its authority and its responsibilities for the promotion of educational quality, supervisory oversight, and administrative reliability of IU School of Medicine residencies and fellowships. The office serves as the human resource office for residents and fellows and delivers administrative services for the graduate medical education programs of the School of Medicine. The Office of GME, in collaboration with its affiliated hospitals, provides administrative guidance and professional development for program directors, faculty, residents, fellows, and coordinators to enhance administrative expertise toward fulfilling state and national requirements of ACGME, NRMP, and other specialty organizations.


Michelle S. Howenstine, MD
Senior Associate Dean for GME and CME

Stephen J. Cico, MD, MEd
Assistant Dean for GME Expansion

Mitchell Goldman, MD
Assistant Dean for Clinical Learning Environment

Zeina Nabhan, MD
Assistant Dean for Residents as Teachers and Wellness

Francesca Williamson
Education Specialist for Program Quality 

Carol Thompson

Megan Overgaard
Associate Director

Emilie Leveque
Assistant Director for Accreditation

Sydni Thomas
Assistant Director for GME Systems

Rose Ciesielski
Business Operations Manager

Mark W. Giblin, Jr., MA, CLSSB
Process Improvement Project Manager

Andrea Campoli, C-TAGME
Institutional GME Coordinator 

Adrienne Phillips
Administrative Specialist

Brenda Leveque
Accounts Coordinator

Kelli Schaefer
Compliance & Credentialing Specialist

Myrna Palacios, SHRM-CP
Human Resources Compliance Coordinator

Verify Training

Complete the Office of Graduate Medical Education form to request verification of training for an IU School of Medicine resident or fellow (past and present). Please note that the office no longer accepts email or faxed requests.

Request Verification