Table 1

Annual Program Review Metrics

A. Examination performance

1. Five-year ABA certification examination results

2. CA-3 resident performance on the ASA/ABA In-Training Examination

3. CA-3 resident performance on program-administered mock oral examination


B. Resident Scholarly Activities

1. Percent of residents with one or more manuscripts completed, submitted, accepted for publication or published based on work completed during the program

2. Percent of residents with one or more posters/abstracts completed, submitted or published based on work completed during the program

3. Percent of residents with one or more regional, national or international presentation while enrolled in the program


C. Accreditation and Internal Reviews

1. ACGME site visit interval

2. ACGME site visit citations

3. Number of Internal Review suggestions/citations not fully addressed within six months


D. ACGME Survey

1. Number of items with greater than 10% non-compliant response rate on ACGME resident survey


E. NRMP Results

1. Mean score on USMLE Step 1 for matched residents

2. Mean score on USMLE Step 2 for CA-2 residents

3. "Filling" through NRMP

4. Post NRMP match survey results


F. Exit interview assessments


G. Case/procedure numbers


H. Diversity

1. Data for women compared to national averages

2. Data for under-represented minorities compared to national averages


I. Alumni survey results


J. ISES evaluation results

1. Resident evaluations

a. program

b. rotations

c. curriculum

d. faculty

2. Faculty evaluations

a. program

b. curriculum

c. residents


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