ACGME Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education


This page houses information about upcoming workshops.

open CLER Conversations Workshop

Note: Registration is limited to teams from organizations that have experienced a CLER site visit. The workshop will not accept individuals who may wish to attend without a team. (See brochure for details on required team composition.)

June 4-5, 2015
ACGME Headquarters
Chicago, IL

Content questions can be submitted via e-mail to Anne Down:

Registration questions can be submitted via e-mail to Andrea Rio:

Workshop Brochure

Registration will close on Friday, May 8, 2015.


open Leadership Skills for Chief Residents


The ACGME Annual Leadership Skills Training Programs for Chief Residents
Each program  is designed to introduce the essential skills required for rising and current chief residents to develop enhanced self awareness and learn leadership concepts which increase individual effectiveness in a leadership role. NOTE:  Registration is limited to 50 participants for each program.

Program details and online registration will be available in early December on the ACGME website.
Contact with questions.

Brochure now available.


open Developing Faculty Competencies in Assessment Workshops

Developing Faculty Competencies in Assessment:

A Course to Help Achieve the Goals of Competency- based Medical Education (CBME)

The ACGME is thrilled to announce the return of this highly interactive and very successful course designed to enhance faculty skills in competency-based assessment of residents and fellows. The six-day course will be held at the ACGME headquarters in Chicago and is limited to 48 attendees.

Highlights of the curriculum include:

  • Goals and principles of CBME
  • Practical and effective application of multiple assessment methods and tools
  • Highly experiential with hands-on practice
  • How to create effective assessment systems
  • How to effectively run your CCC
  • How to use Milestones and Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) effectively

Fall Workshops will be held in October and November 2015.

Click below to view the brochure and course agenda.


open The Basics of Accreditation for New Program Coordinators

The ACGME is pleased to announce the 2015 Basics of Accreditation for New Program Coordinators Workshop dates. These day-long sessions are specifically designed for coordinators with fewer than two years of experience.

Dates of 2015 Workshops:

  • July 13 - Colon and Rectal Surgery, Neurological Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Otolaryngology

  • July 20 Anesthesiology, Preventive Medicine, Transitional Year

  • July 27 Internal Medicine

  • Aug 3 Medical Genetics, Pathology, Radiation Oncology

  • Aug 10 Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Urology

  • Aug 17 Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Nuclear Medicine

  • Aug 24 Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • Aug 31 Dermatology, Family Medicine

  • Sept 21 Allergy and Immunology, Neurology, Psychiatry

  • Oct 26 Plastic Surgery, Surgery, Thoracic Surgery