Liaison Committee on Medical Education
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LCME Standards and Publications

Standards

Guidelines and Procedures

Self-study Guide

DCI (formerly database)

Survey Report Guide

Survey Report Template

Change Notification Forms

 

 

Document Type

Document

Effective Academic Year

Publication Date

Standards

Functions and Structure of a Medical School (the LCME Standards) 2015-2016 March 2014
2014-2015 June 2013
Summary of Changes to Accreditation Standards 2015-2016 To Come
2014-2015 July 2013
2013-2014 July 2012
2015-2016 To Come
2014-2015 August 2013

Guidelines and Procedures

Rules of Procedure This document is not specific to an academic year. June 2013
The Role of Students in the Accreditation of Medical Education Programs in the U.S. and Canada This document is not specific to an academic year. 2011
Guidelines for the Conduct of Accreditation Survey Visits This document is not specific to an academic year. 2010-2011

Self-study Guide

Guide to the Institutional Self-study Full Accreditation 2015-2016 To Come
2014-2015 June 2013
Guide to the Institutional Self-study Preliminary Accreditation 2014-2015 October 2013
Guide to the Institutional Self-study Provisional Accreditation 2014-2015 July 2013

Data Collection Instrument (DCI)


DCI
Full Accreditation
2015-2016 To Come
2014-2015 June 2013
DCI
Preliminary Accreditation
2014-2015 October 2013

DCI

Provisional Accreditation

2014-2015 July 2013

Survey Report Guide

Survey Report Guide
Full Accreditation
2013-2014 July 2013
Survey Report Guide
Full Accreditation
2014-2015 To Come

Survey Report Template

Survey Report Template
Full Accreditation
This document is not specific to an academic year. July 2013
Survey Report Template
Limited Survey
This document is not specific to an academic year. August 2013

Change Notification

Class Size Increase Notification Form This document is not specific to an academic year. July 2013
New or Expanded Branch Campus Notification Form This document is not specific to an academic year. July 2013
New Educational Track Notification Form This document is not specific to an academic year. July 2013
Major Curricular Modification Notification Form
This document is not specific to an academic year. March 2014
Governance Change Notification Form This document is not specific to an academic year. July 2013

What is the DCI?

Until recently, the DCI was referred to as the medical education database; the LCME has adopted the more generic term "Data Collection Instrument" (DCI).