May 16, 2018

ACGME Instructional Video Series “Avoiding Common Errors in the ADS Annual Update” Launched

As announced in the May 14 ACGME e-Communication

ACGME Instructional Video Series Launched
A series of instructional videos to assist programs in preparing data for submission during the Accreditation Data System (ADS) Annual Update is now available. These resources are designed to help new program directors and coordinators learning how to use ADS for the Annual Update, as well as to provide experienced individuals a refresher on the process.

Three brief videos are now available on a new Avoiding Common Errors in the ADS Annual Update web page under the Program Directors and Coordinators section of the ACGME website:

  • Responding to Citations
  • How to Construct an Effective Block Rotation Schedule
  • How to Enter Scholarly Activity in ADS

Contact Review Committee staff with questions about whether there are any additional specialty-specific requirements associated with these updates, particularly for the block diagram.

E-mail questions about the videos to