Planning for the Liason Committee on Medical Education (LCME) accreditation in 2018 is underway. This timeline notes some of the major events, tasks and milestones the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health has already completed or will complete as we embark on this two-year process in reaccrediting our undergraduate medical education program.


Granted full LCME re-accredidation


Ongoing quality improvement and LCME planning

Spring 2016

LCME-focused statewide visits begin

Spring-summer 2016

Appoint and charge LCME subcommittees and Task Force

Sept. 16, 2016

LCME kickoff and town hall event


Complete LCME database and hold subcommittee meetings

Fall-winter 2016-17

Conduct LCME Independent Student Analysis

Summer 2017

Complete LCME subcommittee reports and draft Self-Study Report

Fall 2017

Hold three-day mock LCME site visit

December 2017

Submit final LCME Self-Study Report

Winter 2018

Prepare for LCME site visit

April 2018

Three-day LCME site visit