GME Policy: Designated Institutional Official (DIO) Designee
All graduate medical education residency and fellowship programs sponsored by the University of Minnesota are accountable to the DIO. When the DIO is not immediately available the Director of Operations shall serve as the DIO designee.
Reason for Policy
In accordance with ACGME requirements the Designated Institutional Official (DIO) is required to have a designee to assume responsibility in his/her absence. This institution’s DIO is the Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education.