September 03, 2015
Schedule of Events
 

THE ACCREDITING BUREAU OF HEALTH EDUCATION SCHOOLS
 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

                                                    2015 through January 2017


August 1, 2015   
Second Travel Cycle Begins

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2015   
Labor Day (Office Closed)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Baltimore, MD)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2015   
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Baltimore, MD)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
Annual Report Posting Date

MONDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2015   
Columbus Day (Office Closed)

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2015
The following is being held just prior to the CAPPS Conference (La Jolla-San Diego, CA)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  (Institutional/Programmatic) Accreditation Workshop
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7-9, 2015
CAPPS Annual Conference (Hyatt Regency La Jolla-San Diego, California)

NOVEMBER 1, 2015   
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Evaluator Training Webinar
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to evaluators who have completed all training, as a refresher, or evaluators who have completed the first two steps of the online training as detailed at http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.

FRIDAY - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6-7, 2015
Standards Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015
Veterans Day (Office Closed)

NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Second Travel Cycle Ends

THURSDAY-FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26-27, 2015   
Thanksgiving Holiday (Office Closed)

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2015
Annual Report Due Date

MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14-18, 2015
Preliminary Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
THURSDAY-THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24-31, 2015
Holiday Season (Office Closed)

2016

FRIDAY, JANUARY 1, 2016
New Years Observed (Office Closed)

WEDNESDAY – FRIDAY, JANUARY 6-8, 2016
Annual Report Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

SUNDAY-MONDAY, JANUARY 10-11, 2016
***School Show-Cause Personal Hearings to be held on Saturday (select commissioner participation)
Commission Meeting (McLean, VA)

MONDAY, JANUARY 18, 2016   
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Office Closed)

FEBRUARY 1, 2016
First Travel Cycle Begins

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2016
The following is being held just prior to the ABHES Conference:
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Fall 2015
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2016
The following is being held just prior to the ABHES Conference (Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Institutional Accreditation Workshop
8 a.m. -12 p.m.:  Evaluator Training Workshop:  Program Specialist (Core for all evaluators)
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.:  Advanced Evaluator Training: Baccalaureate Degree Specialist
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Advanced Evaluator Training:  Surgical Technology Specialist
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Fall 2015
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2016
13th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX)
8 a.m. -12 p.m.:  Evaluator Training Workshop:  Program Specialist (Core for all evaluators)
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.:  Advanced Evaluator Training: Distance Education Specialist
3 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Advanced Evaluator Training: Administrative Team Leader
(Refresher for current Team Leaders only)
 
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2016   
13th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX)
The following events are tentatively scheduled:
7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.:  Opening general session
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.:  Breakout sessions
12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.:  Luncheon
2:15 p.m. to 5 p.m.:  Breakout Sessions
5 p.m. to 7 p.m.:  Exhibitors’ Reception
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Fall 2015
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2016       
13th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX)
The following events are tentatively scheduled:
8 a.m. to 10 a.m.:  General session/Awards Ceremony
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.:  ABHES Membership Meeting
12 p.m.:  Closing Remarks

FRIDAY-SATURDAY MARCH 18-19, 2016
Standards Review Committee (SRC) Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Fall 2015
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2016   
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Fall 2015
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

MAY 1, 2016   
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline

FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016
First Travel Cycle Ends

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, MAY 14-15, 2016
***School Show-Cause Personal Hearings to be held on Saturday (select commissioner participation)
Commission Policy Meeting (Location TBD)

MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016   
Memorial Day (Office Closed)

WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2016
Evaluator Training Webinar
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (EDT)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to evaluators who have completed all training, as a refresher, or evaluators who have completed the first two steps of the online training as detailed at http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.

THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2015
Evaluator Training Webinar
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (EDT)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to evaluators who have completed all training, as a refresher, or evaluators who have completed the first two steps of the online training as detailed at http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.

JUNE 2016 (Date TBD)
Association of Private Sector Colleges & Universities (APSCU) Convention (Location TBD)

MONDAY-FRIDAY, JUNE 13-17, 2016
Preliminary Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

MONDAY – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20-22, 2016
Annual Report Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

MONDAY, JULY 4, 2016   
Observance of Independence Day (Office Closed)

SUNDAY-MONDAY, JULY 17-18, 2016   
***School Hearings to be held on Saturday (select commissioner participation)
Commission Meeting (McLean, VA)

FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2016
Annual Report Posting Date

August 1, 2016   
Second Travel Cycle Begins

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2016   
Labor Day (Office Closed)

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Spring 2016
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016   
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Spring 2016
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2016   
Columbus Day (Office Closed)

OCTOBER 2016 (Date TBD)
The following is being held just prior to the CAPPS Conference (Location TBD)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  (Institutional/Programmatic) Accreditation Workshop
***Register online at https://www.abhes.org/workshop_registration - Open Spring 2016
For hotel information, visit http://www.abhes.org/content/show/123

OCTOBER 2016 (Date TBD)
CAPPS Annual Conference (Location TBD)

NOVEMBER 1, 2016   
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Evaluator Training Webinar
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to evaluators who have completed all training, as a refresher, or evaluators who have completed the first two steps of the online training as detailed at http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.

FRIDAY - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4-5, 2016
Standards Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
Second Travel Cycle Ends

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
Veterans Day (Office Closed)

THURSDAY-FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24-25, 2016   
Thanksgiving Holiday (Office Closed)

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2016
Annual Report Due Date

MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12-16, 2016
Preliminary Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26-30, 2015
Holiday Season (Office Closed)

2017

MONDAY, JANUARY 2, 2017
New Years Observed (Office Closed)