May 05, 2016
Schedule of Events
 

THE ACCREDITING BUREAU OF HEALTH EDUCATION SCHOOLS
 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


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)

SUNDAY-MONDAY, JANUARY 10-11, 2016
***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 18, 2016   
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Office Closed)

MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 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.

FEBRUARY 1, 2016
First Travel Cycle Begins

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2016   
Presidents’ Day (Office Closed)

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 (San Antonio, TX)
***Register online at Http://www.cvent.com/d/mrqck9

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2016
The following is being held just prior to the ABHES Conference (San Antonio, TX)
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Institutional Accreditation Workshop
***Register online at Http://www.cvent.com/d/mrqck9

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2016
13th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (San Antonio, TX)
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.: NEW!  Annual Report Training
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.: NEW!  Distance Education Training
5 p.m. – 7 p.m.: Commissioners’ Welcome Reception 
***Register online at Http://www.cvent.com/d/mrqck9

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2016   
13th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (San Antonio, TX)
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
***Register online at Http://www.cvent.com/d/mrqck9

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2016       
13th Annual National Conference on Allied Health Education (San Antonio, TX)
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 17-19, 2016
Standards Review Committee (SRC) Meeting (Falls Church, VA)

THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Programmatic Accreditation Workshop (Charlotte, NC)
***Registration to Open December 2015

FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2016   
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Charlotte, NC)
***Registration to Open December 2015

MAY 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 second travel cycle of 2016 for Commission review at its January 2017 meeting.
Self Evaluation Report (SER) Deadline

FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016
First Travel Cycle Ends

SATURDAY-SUNDAY, MAY 14-15, 2016
Commission Policy Meeting (Miami Beach, FL)

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

WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2016
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.

MONDAY-WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6-8, 2016 
Association of Private Sector Colleges & Universities (APSCU) Convention (Orlando, FL)

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

MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016
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.

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

TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
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.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
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, JULY 4, 2016   
Observance of Independence Day (Office Closed)

SUNDAY-MONDAY, JULY 17-18, 2016   
***FRC & ORC Committee Meetings to be held on Friday; School Show-Cause Personal Hearings to be held on Saturday
Commission Meeting (McLean, VA)

MONDAY, 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 (New Orleans, LA)
***Registration to Open Spring 2016

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2016   
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (New Orleans, LA)
***Registration to Open Spring 2016

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

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016
The following is being 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

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)


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 December 2016

FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2017
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.:  Institutional Accreditation Workshop (Location TBD)
***Registration to Open December 2016

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)

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)

2018

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

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