ACGME Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education


This page houses information about upcoming workshops.

open Leadership Skills for Chief Residents


Program and Registration information is now available on the ACGME Website
for the 2016 ACGME Multi-Specialty and Pediatric Leadership Skills Training Programs for Chief Residents.

E-mail questions to Ann Riley.

Program dates, Locations:

    Pediatric-Specific (duration: 3.5 days)
  • March 14 – 17, Philadelphia, PA
  • April 25 – 28, Redondo Beach, CA
  • May 23 – 26, Jacksonville, FL

    Multi-Specialty (duration as indicated)
  • March 21 – 23, Philadelphia, PA (2.5 days)
  • April 13 – 15, Chicago, IL (2.5 days)
  • April 18 – 21, Chicago, IL (3.5 days)
  • May 2 – 4, Redondo Beach, CA (2.5 days)
  • May 11 – 13, Philadelphia, PA (2.5 days)
  • May 18 – 20, Jacksonville, FL (2.5 days)
  • June 13 – 15, Jacksonville, FL (2.5 days)



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 next round of a highly interactive course designed to enhance faculty skills in competency-based assessment of residents and fellows.

The six-day course will be held at the Omni Chicago Hotel in Chicago, with attendance limited to 48 participants. Sessions begin on Sunday at 1:00 p.m., and continue through Friday at 12:00 p.m. The target audience is residency and fellowship program directors, associate program directors, chairs and members of Clinical Competency Committees (CCCs), and any faculty members with major responsibility for the assessment of residents/fellows.

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

Spring Workshops will be held in April and May 2016.