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LCME Standards and Publications


Standards

Guidelines and Procedures

Self-study Guide

Data Collection

Survey Report Guide

Survey Report Template

Change Notification Forms

 

 

 

 

Document Type

Document

Effective Academic Year

Publication Date

(click to download)

Standards

Functions and Structure of a Medical School
(contains the LCME Standards)

2015-2016

March 2014

2014-2015

June 2013

2014-15 to 2015-16 Standards and Elements Crosswalk

2015-2016

March 2014

Annual Summary of Changes to Accreditation Standards

2015-2016

Expected July 2014

2014-2015

July 2013

2013-2014

July 2012

Connections

2015-2016

Expected August 2014

2014-2015

August 2013

Guidelines and Procedures

Rules of Procedure

This document is not specific to an academic year.

June 2014

The Role of Students in the Accreditation of Medical Education Programs in the U.S. and Canada

Prior to 2015-2016

2011

2015-2016 and later

2014

     

Self-study Guide

Guide to the Institutional Self-study for Full Accreditation

2015-2016

May 2014

2014-2015

June 2013

Guide to the Institutional Self-study for Preliminary Accreditation

2014-2015

October 2013

Guide to the Institutional Self-study for Provisional Accreditation

2015-2016

June 2014

Guide to the Institutional Self-study for Provisional Accreditation

2014-2015

July 2013

Data Collection Instrument*

For Full Accreditation Surveys

2015-2016

April 2014

2014-2015

June 2013

For Preliminary Accreditation Surveys

2014-2015

October 2013

For Provisional Accreditation Surveys

2014-2015

July 2013

2015-2016

June 2014

Survey Report Guide

Survey Report Guide for
Full Accreditation Surveys

2013-2014

July 2013

Survey Report Guide for
Full Accreditation Surveys

2014-2015

Expected July 2014

Survey Report Template

Survey Report Template for
Full Accreditation Survey Reports

This document is not specific to an academic year.

July 2013

Survey Report Template for
Limited Survey Visit Reports

This document is not specific to an academic year.

August 2013

Change Notification

Class Size Increase

This document is not specific to an academic year.

July 2013

New or Expanded Branch Campus

This document is not specific to an academic year.

July 2013

New Educational Track

This document is not specific to an academic year.

July 2013

Major Curricular Modification

This document is not specific to an academic year.

March 2014

Governance Change

This document is not specific to an academic year.

July 2013

In previous years, the Data Collection Instrument (or DCI) was referred to as the medical education database.