GME & Consortium Information

Your pediatric residency training program is sponsored by the Graduate Medical Education (GME) Consortium – officially known as the Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital/St. Louis Children’s Hospital Graduate Medical Education Consortium.

The GME Consortium comprises the governance structure for all graduate medical education programs in the Medical Center which are subject to requirements of the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

For detailed information, including the GME Consortium Operating Principles, please refer to the GME website This website is an excellent source of information regarding the purpose and structure of the Consortium, as well as policies and procedures. Please direct requests for additional information to our Pediatric Residency House Staff Office.