Rural Graduate Medical Education

The U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) funded Rural Residency Planning and Development (RRPD) Program is supporting the development of new rural residency programs or Rural Training Tracks (RTT) in family medicine, internal medicine, psychiatry, OB/GYN, general surgery, preventive medicine, and other specialties as determined by HRSA in future NOFOs. Explore all of the RRPD locations in the map below!


  • 12


    Webinar: Lessons from Failures in GME Program Development
    12-1pm EST, 9-10am PST

    Please register here.


  • 9


    Webinar: So You Think You Want to Become a Program Director?
    12-1pm EST, 9-10am PST

    Please register here.


  • 13


    Webinar: What’s New with Rural GME Financing?
    12-1pm EST, 9-10am PST

    Please register here.


  • 22-24


    2024 Annual Grantee Meeting
    Save the date!

Regional Hubs

Each U.S. state is represented by one of the following Regional Hubs.

Eastern U.S. Hub

The UNC School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine provides overall leadership of RuralGME.org and houses the Eastern Hub.

Central U.S. Hub

The Central Hub is anchored in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health