Letters to the Specialty Communities
A page in the COVID-19 section of the ACGME website includes letters to the specialty communities from the ACGME Review Committees and their staff and leadership. Letters to the following communities are currently available:
NEW! Osteopathic Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Surgical specialties and subspecialties, including Case Log Guidance
Clarifications and Frequently Asked Questions
FAQs are being developed in response to questions and requests for clarification the ACGME has received as it has communicated its response to the current pandemic crisis.
View the FAQs on the Frequently Asked Questions page in the COVID-19 section of the ACGME website.
Read the article now, ahead of its June 2020 publication in JGME.
Updated Milestones Available
The Milestones and Supplemental Guides for the following specialties and subspecialties are now available on their specialty pages of the ACGME website. These documents were created by members of the respective communities.
Effective July 1, 2020
Clinical Biochemical Genetics Milestones and Supplemental Guide
Complex General Surgical Oncology Milestones and Supplemental Guide
Dermatology Milestones and Supplemental Guide
Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Milestones and Supplemental Guide
Urology Milestones and Supplemental Guide
Optional! Spring Reporting: April 20-June 26, 2020
Reporting of Milestones in the second window of this 2019-2020 academic year is optional for all residents/fellows who are not in their final year of education.
However, Milestone evaluations, using assessment data available, must be completed for residents/fellows in their final year of education, even if the Milestones are not reported to the ACGME. More information can be found on the Frequently Asked Questions page in the COVID-19 section of the ACGME website.
All Specialties Moving to Milestones 2.0 Effective July 1, 2020:
Allergy and Immunology
Clinical Biochemical Genetics
Complex General Surgical Oncology
Hematology and Medical Oncology
Laboratory Genetics and Genomics
Medical Genetics and Genomics
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