The ACGME invites comments from the community of interest regarding the proposed Requirements listed below.

For details and policies regarding the ACGME process for review and approval of requirements, see Section 11.00 of the ACGME Manual of Policies and Procedures.

Procedures

For specialty/subspecialty requirements, Review Committees are not permitted to alter Common Program Requirement language, which appears in bold font. Therefore, comments are invited only on requirements not in bold font.

For interim revisions (formerly called 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 below, to the respective specialty mailbox indicated by the date indicated. Any responses that do not address the requested information, or which are submitted in a format other than indicated, may or may not be considered, at the discretion of the Review Committee.

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Specialty Overview Themes and Insights Document Comment Form Deadline for Comments Status
Specialty
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Overview
Summary of Themes & Insights for Colon and Rectal Surgery Scenario-Based Planning for Program Requirement Revisions
Themes and Insights Document

Colon and Rectal Surgery Themes and Insights 

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
August 30, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Vascular Surgery
Overview
Summary of Themes and Insights for Vascular Surgery Scenario-Based Planning for Program Requirement Revisions
Themes and Insights Document

Vascular Surgery Themes and Insights

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
August 23, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Overview
Summary of Themes and Insights for Emergency Medicine Scenario-Based Planning for Program Requirement Revisions
Themes and Insights Document

Emergency Medicine Themes and Insights

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
April 5, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pediatrics
Overview
Summary of Themes and Insights for Pediatrics Scenario-Based Planning for Program Requirement Revisions
Themes and Insights Document

Pediatrics Themes

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
March 16, 2022
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
General Surgery
Overview
Summary of Themes and Insights for General Surgery Scenario-Based Planning for Program Requirement Revisions
Themes and Insights Document

General Surgery Themes

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 20, 2022
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval

Requirements for Review and Comment

Specialty Type of Revision Requirements/Impact Statement Comment Form Deadline for Comments Status
Specialty
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form

Review and Comment Form

Deadline for Comments
October 4, 2023
Status
Open for Comment
Specialty
Neuromuscular Medicine
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form

Review and Comment Form

Deadline for Comments
September 27, 2023
Status
Open for Comment
Specialty
Addiction Psychiatry
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 20, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Child and Adolscent Psychiatry
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 20, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 20, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Forensic Psychiatry
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 20, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Geriatric Psychiatry
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 20, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Chemical Pathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Cytopathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Forensic Pathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Hematopathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Medical Microbiology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Neuropathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pediatric Pathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Selective Pathology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement
Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
September 11, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Correctional (Carceral) Medicine
Type of Revision
New
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
August 24, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pediatrics
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
August 23, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
June 28, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Nephrology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
June 28, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Nuclear Medicine
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement 

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
June 28, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Obstetric Anesthesiology
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
June 28, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Interventional Pulmonology
Type of Revision
New
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
May 24, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pain Medicine
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
May 24, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Hematology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
May 17, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Hematology and Medical Oncology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
May 17, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
May 17, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Adolescent Medicine
Type of Revision
Interim
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
May 4, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pediatrics
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
April 5, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Critical Care Medicine
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Hematology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Hematology and Medical Oncology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Infectious Disease
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Interventional Cardiology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requriements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statment

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirement

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Rheumatology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Sleep Medicine
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval
Specialty
Transplant Hepatology
Type of Revision
Major
Requirements/Impact Statement

Impact Statement

Program Requirements

Comment Form
Comment period has ended.
Deadline for Comments
February 26, 2023
Status
Closed for CommentAwaiting Board Approval