Journal of Graduate Medical Education December 2011 Issue Now Available
CHICAGO, January 3, 2012 - The December 2011 issue of the Journal of Graduate
Medical Education (JGME) is now available online, and the print edition is being mailed
this week. Program directors and designated institutional officials can access the table of
contents and full text articles via the “Tools/Reference” section in the Accreditation
Data System (ADS), which will transfer them to the JGME website.
ACGME accepting nominations for 2013 awards
CHICAGO, February 8, 2012 - The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
(ACGME) is accepting nominations for its 2013 Parker J. Palmer Courage to Teach,
Parker J. Palmer Courage to Lead, David C. Leach, GME Institutional Coordinator
Excellence and GME Program Coordinator Excellence Awards.
ACGME Board approves nominations of three new directors
CHICAGO, February 14, 2012 - Three new directors have joined the Board of the
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education. The Board approved their
nominations at its February meeting.
Four senior vice presidents to join ACGME
CHICAGO, February 21, 2012 - Four senior vice presidents will join the Accreditation
Council for Graduate Medical Education, the ACGME Board of Directors announced
at its February 7 meeting. The senior vice presidents will each lead ACGME staff and
Review Committees focused on one of four accreditation areas: hospital-based
accreditation, institutional accreditation, medical accreditation, and surgical
ACGME Board of Directors Elects Next Chair
CHICAGO, September 30, 2012 - at the adjournment of its annual meeting, the
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) elected
Baretta Casey, MD, MPH, FAAFP to succeed Timothy Flynn, MD, FACS
as chair of its Board of Directors.
M.D.s and D.O.s Moving toward a Single, Unified Accreditation System for
Graduate Medical Education
CHICAGO, October 24, 2012 - The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical
Education (ACGME), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the American
Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) have entered into an
agreement to pursue a single, unified accreditation system for graduate medical education
programs in the United States beginning in July 2015. Over the coming months, the three
organizations will work toward defining a process, format and timetable for ACGME to
accredit all osteopathic graduate medical education programs currently accredited by
AOA. AOA and AACOM would then become organizational members of ACGME.