Starting a New Fellowship

There are many steps to building and running an addiction medicine fellowship. We have outlined key accreditation requirements and steps to get you started.

Accreditation Fact Sheet 

ACGME Application Information and Deadlines

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accepts new accreditation applications on an ongoing basis. The next set of deadlines and meeting dates of the 3 ACGME Review Committees (RCs) that oversee addiction medicine fellowship program applications are:

  • January 28, 2022, for the Internal Medicine RC meeting on April 8-9, 2022. 
  • January 28, 2022, for the Psychiatry RC meeting on April 29-30, 2022.
  • February 10, 2022, for the Family Medicine RC meeting on April 29-30, 2022.

Visit any of the 3 Review Committee websites to access the Addiction Medicine Fellowship Program application and full ACGME Program Requirements for Addiction Medicine:

Family Medicine
Internal Medicine


We are also available to provide technical assistance. Contact Andy Danzo, ACAAM Director of Fellowship Development at [email protected]