ACGME Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Requirements Submitted for Review and Comment

The ACGME invites comments from the community of interest regarding the proposed requirements listed below. As specified in the ACGME Manual of Policies and Procedures, the following groups constitute the ACGME community of interest:

  • Member organizations of the ACGME
  • Appointing organizations of the Review Committee
  • Designated institutional officials
  • Review Committee Chairs and Executive Directors
  • Program directors in the specialty

At the discretion of the Review Committee, additional specialty organizations may be invited to comment.

For focused revisions, only the section(s) of the requirements being revised will be open for review and comment.

Comments must be submitted electronically, using the form provided here, to the respective specialty mailbox indicated. It is up to the Review Committee’s discretion whether to consider any responses submitted in a format other than the stated requested format, or which do not provide the requested information.

Review and Comment Form

Specialty Type of Revision Impact Statement/
Deadline for Comments Submit Comments Using Above Form
Family Medicine

Focused Impact Statement
Program Requirements
December 10, 2014
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Focused Impact Statement
Program Requirements
December 10, 2014

Major Impact Statement
Program Requirements
November 26, 2014
Adult Congenital Heart Disease (Internal Medicine)

New Impact Statement
Program Requirements
October 29, 2014