Texas Institute for Graduate Medical Education and Research

About Us

New Opportunities for GME in South Texas

The Texas Institute for Graduate Medical Education and Research (TIGMER) was established in 2015 in San Antonio,Texas and is a 501(c)(3) non-profit coproration. TIGMER is a consortium that includes community-based hospitals, Federally Qualified Health Centers and the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine. As a GME Consortium,  academic and clinical institutions  share resources and expertise to develop and maintain the highest quality community-based postgraduate medical education in the region. TIGMER hold initial accreditation as a Sponsoring Institution by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).