ADS Annual Update: Best Practices

Presenter: Heather Peters, M. Ed, Ph.D /Chris Redovan, MBA, MLIS

Recorded: July, 2020

Webinar Description:

It’s that time of year again, and we are here to help! The ADS annual update is much more than simply promoting and graduating your residents. Learn to use this activity to provide ACGME the necessary data to keep your programs in continuous accreditation, perform a self-check on data collection and tracking efforts, identify items for improvement efforts and detail program adjustments in response to COVID-19.

Webinar Objectives:

  • DISCUSS the 2020 ADS update – what has stayed the same, what has changed
  • EXPLAIN how to address the COVID-19 section
  • OUTLINE strategies for the annual update of ADS


  • Partners ADS Worksheet – 2020
  • Partners COVID-19 Tracking Document
  • Template for Scholarly Activity Email
  • Modified APE for COVID-19 (2020 Only)
  • Data Tracking ADS Visual



July, 2020