ACGME Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

These responses address frequently asked questions and common misconceptions about the ACGME and its roles and responsibilities. They are intended to help the graduate medical education (GME) community and the public better understand the ACGME; they are not intended to provide a comprehensive explanation of the ACGME’s work. For contact information about specific topics and initiatives, visit the Contact Us page. Review the ACGME Glossary for definitions of terms used and the Manual of Policies and Procedures for additional information. This page will be updated regularly and as needed.