Join the ACG GRADE Team!

The American College of Gastroenterology is now accepting applications from ACG members interested in joining the Practice Guideline review team as a GRADE Methodologist.

Those selected will be required to participate and complete the International Guideline Development Credentialing & Certification Program through McMaster University. The virtual certification is sponsored by the ACG. Applicants must agree to a multi-year commitment.

Click here to learn more about the McMaster University certification program.


Note: Candidates with a prior Masters degree, involvement in academic institutions performing clinical research, or publications involving evidence-based medicine are preferred, but not required.

Application Process

Submit the completed application packet to Claire Neumann at

All application items are required at time of submission. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Questions? Contact Claire Neumann at

Deadline: January 15, 2022

Download the GRADE Methodologist Application