Sanford School of Medicine Residencies

Orientation 2014

GME Orientation

University of South Dakota
Sanford School of Medicine
June 23-27, 2014

Welcome to Graduate Medical Education at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine. Orientation marks your entrance to the residency and fellowship programs at SSOM. The GME office is here to make this transition as easy as possible. Please feel free to contact us before or during orientation with any questions. Incoming residents and fellows will work with their programs to complete the necessary paperwork prior to orientation week.

Orientation begins 7:45 a.m. on Monday, June 23 for all residents and fellows in Rm. 106 of the Health Science Center - 1400 W. 22nd St., Sioux Falls, SD 57105.

Please bring the following items with you on Monday, June 23:
  • Acceptable documents which establish eligibility and identity (list of documents available on I-9 form). You will be completing an I-9 the first day of orientation.
Basic Orientation Schedule

Monday, June 23
Tuesday, June 24
Wednesday, June 25
Thursday, June 26
Friday, June 27
7:45-1 p.m.
GME Orientation

7:45 a.m.-noon
Sioux Falls VA Health
Care System Orientation
7:45 a.m.-noon
Sanford USD Medical
Center Orientation
Program Orientation


ACLS Training/
Program Orientation

1-5 p.m.

Avera McKennan
Hospital & University
Health Center Orientation

Noon-5 p.m.
GME Orientation
Evening picnic for families
to follow - 5-8 p.m.
Program Orientation



Program Orientation