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Single GME Transition

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Assistance for osteopathic training programs pursuing ACGME accreditation

Access resources and guidance to help you navigate every step of the transition.

The transition toward a single GME accreditation system is under way, and 70% of AOA-approved programs have received or are currently in the process of applying for ACGME accreditation. As the transition continues, the AOA remains committed to protecting training pathways for DOs. To further this goal, the AOA offers expert guidance, tools and resources for program directors navigating the transition to ACGME accreditation.

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Application assistance program

Applying for ACGME accreditation or osteopathic recognition? Connect with our expert consultants for free assistance.

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AOA policies on single GME

View key deadlines and policies for AOA-accredited programs that plan to accept residents or fellows who will graduate after June 30, 2020.

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Osteopathic recognition

Achieving osteopathic recognition is a proven means of attracting top-notch DO talent to your residency program—and osteopathic recognition benefits patients and hospitals as well.

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