Graduate Medical Education
The Medical Center at Bowling Green, in partnership with the University of Kentucky, is committed to graduate medical education (GME) as a central component of our mission to care for people and improve the quality of life in the communities we serve. Our programs, in partnership with the University of Kentucky, are designed to produce skilled and compassionate physicians who are committed to delivering patient-centered, evidence-based, and cost-effective care. The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is the Sponsoring Institution for multiple Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited residency and fellowship training programs here at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
Our programs offer residents and fellows the opportunity to learn in a leading regional teaching facility with state-of-the-art technology and a diverse patient mix under supervision provided by outstanding board-certified teaching faculty. The Medical Center and the University of Kentucky College of Medicine continuously strive to create an environment that maximizes the learning experience and ensures the availability of resources and support for our physician trainees.
Graduate Medical Education Department
The Medical Center at Bowling Green
250 Park Street
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Phone: (270) 780-2680
Fax: (270) 780-2691
UK College of Medicine Office of Graduate Medical Education
800 Rose Street, HQ101
Lexington, KY 40536
Phone: (859) 323-2636
Fax: (859) 218-7521
Graduate Medical Education Administration
About Med Center Health
Life in Southcentral Kentucky
For Prospective Applicants
APPLYING FOR GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION
All program applications are made through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Applicant recruitment is coordinated by each individual program. Specific minimum eligibility criteria is outlined via the Prospective Applicants page located within each individual residency and fellowship program’s section of this website. If you are an international medical graduate, a valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) is also required.
The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is the ACGME Sponsoring Institution of The Medical Center’s Graduate Medical Education programs. Candidates who match into one of our training programs will be employed by the University of Kentucky (UK). The University of Kentucky is committed to a policy of providing equal employment opportunities to all candidates.
Applicants for employment as a UK resident/fellow must successfully pass a pre-appointment drug screen and background check as a condition of employment.
- University of Kentucky Education Stipends, Benefits and Policies and Procedures
- Incoming Resident and Fellow License Information
- Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS®)
- The Match, National Resident Matching Program (NRMP)
- Life in Southcentral Kentucky
For Current Residents and Fellows
- Wellness Resources
- University of Kentucky Education Stipend and Benefits
- University of Kentucky GME Policy and Procedure
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Ideas and Suggestions
The Medical Center at Bowling Green Residency and Fellowship Programs will not discriminate against any individual based upon race, color, race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, religion, creed, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, uniformed service, political belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, genetic information, social or economic status, or whether the person is a smoker or nonsmoker, as long as the person complies with The Medical Center at Bowling Green and UK College of Medicine policies concerning smoking.