GME Staff

Yolanda Wimberly

Yolanda Wimberly, M.D., M.Sc., F.A.A.P., F.S.A.M.
Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs - Grady
ACGME Designated Institutional Official
Chair, Graduate Medical Education Committee
(404) 756-1373


Tammy Samuels, M.P.A.

Tammy Samuels, M.P.A.
Assistant Dean and Director
Graduate Medical Education
(404) 752-1011

General oversight for GME office and residency programs, ACGME accreditation, J1-Visas and NRMP, disciplinary actions, resident recruitment, and external rotations.


Jenay Hicks

Jenay Hicks
Assistant Director
Graduate Medical Education
(404) 756-1364

Contact for annual GME educational activities, financial and administrative compliance (medical licensing and training permits), GMEC, resident onboarding, orientation and exiting, resident association liaison.


Paulette Neal-Parham

Paulette Neal-Parham
Special Assistant to the Dean and DIO
Graduate Medical Education
(404) 756-1324

Contact for IRIS reporting, MAA, annual GME events (compact, graduation, etc.). ID cards and educational module support (IPM, IHI, SBIRT), GME website maintenance, Special Assistant to the Associate Dean.


Colleen Stevens

Colleen Stevens, MBA
Institutional Program Manager
(404) 752-1566

Contact for resident and fellow recruitment, Program Manager Program Assistant training, accreditation and compliance management, GME data collection and reporting.


Felicia Underwood

Felicia Underwood
Data Management Specialist
(404) 756-1348

Contact for New Innovations - maintenance and training (duty hours, evaluation, etc.), administrative contact for Tammy Samuels, assistance with ERAS, ADS, NRMP, ECFMG and PLA.


Tiera Ward

Tiera Ward
Administrative Assistant
(404) 752-1068 

Contact for general information, verification and credentialing requests and scheduling.

GME Office

22 Piedmont Ave SE, Suite 125
Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: (404) 752-1857 for all other requests
Fax: (404) 752-1088