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Education and Training

General Information

  • Tripler Directorate of Health Education and Training (DOHET) is a resource for all hospital education, training and staff development. DOHET manages and coordinates activities that promote the readiness level and provides educational opportunities for Tripler Army Medical Center (AMC).

  • Please click on the link below for additional information concerning a particular area of interest.

Graduate Medical Education
Medical Simulation Center
Observation/Shadowing
Student/Trainee Requirements​

  • Requests for physician verification of internship, residency and/or fellowship may be e-mailed to usarmy.tripler.medcom-tamc.mbx.student-clerkships@mail.mil or faxed to (808) 433-1559 attention Lead GME (Graduate Medical Education) Coordinator. Verification can take up to 30 days to complete.

Educational/Training Rotations

  • Are limited to students/trainees enrolled in formal education and training programs at an accredited school or institution

  • A memorandum of agreement must be in place between Tripler and the student's school or institution (takes from two to six months to complete) before the student may train at Tripler. The Graduate Medical Education office is the proponent for the establishment of agreements with educational institutions and Tripler Army Medical Center.

Hospital Training Programs

  • Life Support Classes:  BLS, ACLS, NRP and PALS: (808) 433-2923
  • Staff Development, Orientation and Mandatory Annual Training; (808) 433-7958
  • Readiness Medical Training for EMTs and Medical Proficiency Training; (808) 5204/7931
  • Patient Education; (808) 433-2565/2176

PHI/PII Information

To protect student/trainee/observer information, all protected health information (PHI) and personally identifiable information (PII) will be encrypted and be submitted to appropriate educational coordinator/sponsor via the DoD SAFE (Department of Defense Safe Access File Exchange) website at https://safe.apps.mil.
  • Please follow the instructions on website for submission of documentation to your educational coordinator/sponsor.
  • All non-PHI/PII documentation can be submitted via regular e-mail channels or via DoD SAFE at https://safe.apps.mil to your educational coordinator/sponsor.

Other Programs offered at Tripler

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