School of Medicine Accreditation Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0346

Scope and Contents

The School of Medicine Accreditation Records contain the pre-survey questionnaires, reports of site visitation, and reports of the survey of the School of Medicine.

Dates

  • 1969-1987

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited every seven years by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). The LCME's responsibility is to accredit programs of medical education leading to the M.D. degree in the U.S. and its territories, and is recognized by U.S. Secretary of Education, the U.S. Congress and by state, provincial (Canada), and territorial licensure boards. The standards for accreditation have been developed and accepted by the medical community and the governing councils of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges.

The responsibility of the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) is to accredit programs of medical education leading to the M.D. degree in the U.S. and its territories. The LCME is recognized as the accrediting body for these programs by the U.S. Secretary of Education, the U.S. Congress and by state, provincial (Canada), and territorial licensure boards. The standards for accreditation of medical education programs have been developed and accepted by the medical education community and the governing councils of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges. The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited by the LCME every seven years.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The University of Nevada School of Medicine is accredited every seven years by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). The LCME's responsibility is to accredit programs of medical education leading to the M.D. degree in the U.S. and its territories, and is recognized by U.S. Secretary of Education, the U.S. Congress and by state, provincial (Canada), and territorial licensure boards. The collection contains accreditation records: survey questionnaires, reports of site visitation, and reports of the surveys, 1969-1987.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Title
Guide to the School of Medicine Accreditation Records
Status
Completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
August 14, 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
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