• Transitional Year

    Surgery (coming soon)

    Cardiology (coming soon)

  • Georgia’s next generation of doctors

    Expanding our role as a teaching hospital for its medical students,
    we are excited to partner as a major academic affiliate with the
    Augusta University
    University of Georgia Medical Partnership
    in graduate medical education.

  • Graduate Medical Education (GME)

    Committed on ALL fronts to the best in technology and teaching.

Next Generation of Doctors

The mission of Piedmont Athens Regional is to improve the lives and health of those we touch.

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Thanks for visiting our website! We are Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center Graduate Medical Education.



One of Northeast Georgia's largest healthcare systems, we serve 17 counties with a referral hospital of more than 350 beds, four urgent care centers, a quality network of physicians and a comprehensive health plan. Piedmont Athens Regional is a progressive healthcare system committed to excellence and dedicated to improving the lives and health of those we touch. This Graduate Medical Education program is just another way we're working to do that.

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Built on a foundation of sound clinical training, our programs will place special emphasis on patient safety., quality improvement., prevention., public health.

Programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and open to M.D. and D.O. degree holders via the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) match.

Be Instructed By Innovators

Our amazing staff has an extensive track record for cutting edge medicine and education.

In response to physician workforce needs in our community and in the state of Georgia, Piedmont Athens Regional is undertaking broad efforts with our Graduate Medical Education (GME) program to train the next generation of doctors.

Designated Institutional Officer and Internal Medicine Program Director

Laurel Murrow, MD, MSc

Associate Program Director

Robert D. Sinyard Jr., MD, FACC

Chairman, Department of Internal Medicine

What about your future?

Learn the best available, forward-looking and compassionate care.

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Area Fun Facts

Athens, GA is a lot of things . . . simply put, one of the most amazing towns in America!

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Athens Regional Health System

Piedmont Athens Regional Health System is one of Northeast Georgia's largest health care systems. Comprised of an acute care facility with 350-plus beds, four urgent care centers, a quality network of physicians and specialists, a health maintenance organization and a home health agency, Piedmont Athens Regional is a progressive health care system committed to excellence and dedicated to improving the health, wellness and quality of life of our communities.


1199 Prince Avenue
Suite 70
Athens, GA 30606 / USA