• Patricia L. Turner, MD, MBA, FACS, Selected as Next ACS Executive Director

    Patricia L. Turner, MD, MBA, FACS, has been named the next Executive Director of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Turner will begin her new role as Executive Director-Elect on October 1, 2021, and she will formally assume the role of Executive Director on January 1, 2022. She succeeds David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS, who has served as Executive Director since 2010.
  • Register for 2021 ACS Quality and Safety Conference

    Health care professionals dedicated to raising the bar on the quality of surgical care and patient safety are invited to attend the ACS 2021 Quality and Safety Conference VIRTUAL, July 12–16. The conference is being offered free of charge this year to encourage worldwide participation.
  • Register to Attend ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit!

    The virtual ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit, May 15–17, 2021, is a dual meeting offering comprehensive and specialized sessions that provide ACS members, leaders, and advocates with the skills and tools necessary to be effective surgeon leaders. The Summit will be held virtually this year, enabling a larger audience to participate in this engaging and timely event, and registration is now open.
  • Find Your Next Career Opportunity!

    With the ACS Surgery Career Connection, you can search more than 1,000 surgeon-specific positions and submit your application. The ACS Surgery Career Connection site is the premier resource to connect highly qualified surgeons with the best career opportunities across the country. Find your next career opportunity today.
  • Submit Abstracts and Videos for Clinical Congress!

    The call for abstracts and videos for Clinical Congress 2021 is now open! Abstracts and videos may be submitted for consideration for the Owen H. Wangensteen Scientific Forum, the Video-Based Education Sessions, and the History of Surgery Poster Session. The last day to submit abstracts and videos is Monday, March 1, at 11:59 pm (CST). Submit now!