Accreditation

The Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine has been (re)surveyed by the
Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and awarded
Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical
education for physicians.

ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that Loyola
University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine provides physicians with relevant,
effective, practice-based continuing medical education that that supports US health care
quality improvement.

The ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating institutions' continuing
medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all
seven ACCME member organizations. These organizations of medicine in the US are
the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association,
the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education,
the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies,
and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc.