September 30, 2016
Schedule of Events
 

THE ACCREDITING BUREAU OF HEALTH EDUCATION SCHOOLS
 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

2016

 
MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2016 
Columbus Day (Office Closed)
 
MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2016
The following is being held just prior to the CAPPS Conference (Burbank, California)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional/Programmatic COMBO Accreditation Workshop
***Visit ABHESOctober2016AccreditationWorkshop for details and to register online.
 
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016
The following is being held just prior to the CAPPS Conference (Burbank, California)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional/Programmatic COMBO Accreditation Workshop
***Visit ABHESOctober2016AccreditationWorkshop for details and to register online.
 
WEDNESDAY-FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5-7, 2016
CAPPS Annual Conference (Pasadena, CA)
 
THURSDAY-FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27-28, 2016
Surgical Technology Programmatic Advisory Board Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
FRIDAY, October 28, 2016
Second Travel Cycle Ends
 
NOVEMBER 1, 2016 
The following deadline applies only to initial and renewal applicants that have been directed via ABHES correspondence to submit a Self-Evaluation Report to undergo a team visit in the first travel cycle of 2017 for Commission review at its July 2017 meeting.
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline
 
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Evaluator Training Webinar (Core)
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2016
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Distance Education
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new distance education evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current distance education evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2016
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Baccalaureate Degree
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new baccalaureate degree evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current baccalaureate degree evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2016
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Administrative Team Leader
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new administrative team leaders who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current administrative team leaders, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
Veterans Day (Office Closed)
 
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2016
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Surgical Technology
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new surgical technology practitioners who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current surgical technology evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
THURSDAY-FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24-25, 2016 
Thanksgiving Holiday (Office Closed)
 
MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5-9, 2016
Preliminary Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2016
Annual Report Due Date
 
MONDAY-WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12-14, 2016
Annual Report Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26-30, 2016
Holiday Season (Office Closed)
 
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2016
The following deadline applies to those with institutional accreditation and a fiscal year-end of June 30th  
Audited Financial Statements Due Date
 
2017
 
MONDAY, JANUARY 2, 2017
New Years Observed (Office Closed)
 
SUNDAY-MONDAY, JANUARY 8-9, 2017
***FRC & ORC Committee Meetings to be held on Friday; School Show-Cause Personal Hearings to be held on Saturday
Commission Meeting (McLean, VA)
 
MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2017 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Office Closed)
 
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
First Travel Cycle Begins
 
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2017 
Presidents’ Day (Office Closed)
 
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2017
The following is being held just prior to the ABHES Conference:
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Palm Springs, CA)
***Registration to open October 2016
 
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2017
The following is being held just prior to the ABHES Conference (Palm Springs, CA)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Institutional Accreditation Workshop
***Registration to open October 2016
 
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017
14th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (Palm Springs, CA)
8 a.m. -12 p.m.: Evaluator Training Workshop:  Program Specialist (Core for all evaluators)
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Program Effectiveness Plan (PEP) Training
12 p.m. – 3 p.m.: Conference Attendee Registration & Ballroom Preview
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Annual Report Training
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Distance Education Training
5 p.m. – 7 p.m.: Commissioners’ Welcome Reception 
***Registration to open October 2016
 
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2017 
14th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (Palm Springs, CA)
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’ Wine & Cheese Networking Social
***Registration to open October 2016
 
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2017
14th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (Palm Springs, CA)
8 a.m. to 10 a.m.:  General session/Awards Ceremony
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.:  ABHES Membership Meeting
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Regulatory Panel
12 p.m.:  Closing Remarks
 
THURSDAY-SATURDAY MARCH 23-25, 2017
Standards Review Committee (SRC) Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
THURSDAY, APRIL 13, 2017
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Registration to Open January 2017
 
FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2017
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Registration to Open January 2017
 
MAY 1, 2017 
The following deadline applies only to initial and renewal applicants that have been directed via ABHES correspondence to submit a Self-Evaluation Report to undergo a team visit in the second travel cycle of 2017 for Commission review at its January 2018 meeting.
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline
 
FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017
First Travel Cycle Ends
 
SATURDAY-SUNDAY, MAY 13-14, 2017
Commission Policy Meeting (Location TBD)
 
MONDAY, MAY 29, 2017 
Memorial Day (Office Closed)
 
JUNE 2017 (Dates TBD) 
Association of Private Sector Colleges & Universities (APSCU) Convention (Location TBD)
 
MONDAY, JUNE 5, 2017
Evaluator Training Webinar (Core)
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (EDT)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Distance Education
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EDT)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new distance education evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current distance education evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Baccalaureate Degree
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EDT)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new baccalaureate degree evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current baccalaureate degree evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Administrative Team Leader
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EDT)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new administrative team leaders who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current administrative team leaders, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
MONDAY-FRIDAY, JUNE 12-16, 2017
Preliminary Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
MONDAY – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19-21, 2017
Annual Report Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2017
The following deadline applies to those with institutional accreditation and a fiscal year-end of December 31st 
Audited Financial Statements Due Date
 
TUESDAY, JULY 4, 2017 
Observance of Independence Day (Office Closed)
 
SUNDAY-MONDAY, JULY 16-17, 2017
***FRC & ORC Committee Meetings to be held on Friday; School Show-Cause Personal Hearings to be held on Saturday
Commission Meeting (McLean, VA)
 
AUGUST 1, 2017
Second Travel Cycle Begins
 
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2017 
Labor Day (Office Closed)
 
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Registration to Open Spring 2017
 
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Registration to Open Spring 2017
 
MONDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2017 
Columbus Day (Office Closed)
 
OCTOBER 2017
The following will be held just prior to the CAPPS Conference (Location TBD)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  (Institutional/Programmatic) Accreditation Workshop
***Registration to Open Spring 2016
 
OCTOBER 2017
CAPPS Annual Conference (Location TBD)
 
THURSDAY-FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26-27, 2017
Surgical Technology Programmatic Advisory Board Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
FRIDAY, October 27, 2017
Second Travel Cycle Ends
 
NOVEMBER 1, 2017 
The following deadline applies only to initial and renewal applicants that have been directed via ABHES correspondence to submit a Self-Evaluation Report to undergo a team visit in the first  travel cycle 2018 for Commission review at its July 2018 meeting.
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline
 
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2017
Evaluator Training Webinar (Core)
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Distance Education
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new distance education evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current distance education evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Baccalaureate Degree
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new baccalaureate degree evaluators who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current baccalaureate degree evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Administrative Team Leader
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new administrative team leaders who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current administrative team leaders, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2017
Veterans Day Observed
 
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2017
Advanced Evaluator Training Webinar – Surgical Technology
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (EST)
NOTE:  The webinar is open to new surgical technology practitioners who have submitted their completed evaluator packets and resumes to evaluator@abhes.org and to current surgical technology evaluators, as a refresher. For forms or more information regarding becoming an evaluator see http://www.abhes.org/becominganevaluator. Registration required.
 
THURSDAY-FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23-24, 2017
Thanksgiving Holiday (Office Closed)
 
MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4-8, 2017
Preliminary Review Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2017
Annual Report Due Date
 
MONDAY-WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11-13, 2017
Annual Report Committee Meeting (Falls Church, VA)
 
MONDAY-FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25-29, 2017
Holiday Season (Office Closed)
 
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2017
The following deadline applies to those with institutional accreditation and a fiscal year-end of June 30th 
Audited Financial Statements Due Date
 

2018
 
MONDAY, JANUARY 1, 2018
New Years Observed (Office Closed)

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