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Review Committee Updates

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Surgery Review Committee:  A new resource, Criteria for Review and Approval of Interim Program Directors, has been published. It provides information about situations when an interim program director is required if a qualified permanent program director cannot be immediately appointed or if the current program director requires a leave of absence.

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Review Committee Updates

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The Osteopathic Principles Committee has updated the Osteopathic Recognition FAQ document. The Committee added new FAQs covering the following topics: Acceptable qualifications for the leader of osteopathic-focused education in lieu of American Osteopathic Association (AOA) board certification Minimum number of residents waiver Osteopathic-focused faculty evaluations Program director/co-program director/osteopathic-focused track director requirements Summative evaluations Direct questions to Executive Director Tiffany […]

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ACGME Data Resource Book

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The ACGME Data Resource Book for Academic Year 2016-2017 is now available on the ACGME Data Resource Book web page. The report includes data and trends on accredited programs and institutions including information on programs with Osteopathic Recognition. A total of 752 programs were newly accredited during the 2016-2017 academic year. The report notes that during […]

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New ACGME Single GME Accreditation System Resources

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The ACGME posted several new educational resources for osteopathic programs applying for ACGME accreditation during the transition to a single GME accreditation system and for the graduate medical education community. These include presentations from the 2017 Annual Educational Conference and Osteopathic Pre-Conference on: AOA Board Certification Update AOA and NRMP Matches AOA and Scholarly Activity […]