Presentations, guides, videos and related tools for programs and trainees to aid in the implementation of EPAs
Programs may request to have an ABS EPA Project Speakers Bureau representative present a Grand Rounds on EPAs at their local program, either virtually or in-person. To request a speaker, please complete this form.
Note: These slides are provided for programs to follow along with the Grand Rounds presentation video above. They have been carefully curated to be delivered in a specific way, so we recommend utilizing them in conjunction with the presentation video and not on their own. Alternatively, programs can request to have an ABS EPA Project Speakers Bureau representative present a Grand Rounds on EPAs at their institution using the link above.
Learn more about the General Surgery EPAs and read all 18 EPAs here.
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about EPAs and the ABS EPA Project. We will continue to update and add to this document as we approach the launch of EPAs and beyond, so check back periodically to make sure that you have the most up-to-date version.
The ABS has created a projected timeline for program engagement with the ABS EPA Project, which includes meetings and webinars, suggestions for activities that programs should consider, and an expected timeframe for the distribution of additional resources for implementation.
The ABS has created separate checklists for programs and for residents to aid in the implementation of EPAs.
Learn how to create and complete an EPA assessment in this short video.
Learn how to bulk upload faculty and trainees profiles into the admin website for EPAs.
Our "Train the Trainer" video series highlights EPA experts explaining all the ins and outs of EPAs and how they will be implemented.