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Upcoming Events


Attention Residents!

Attention Residents! DON’T MISS all that the Maryland Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2020 Spring Meeting has just for YOU! Resident Roundtable experts will address one of the most important and timely issues facing surgical residents - Burnout, Wellness...

Surgical Care Has Come of Age

Surgical Care Has Come of Age​Over 40% of surgical patients are over the age of 65.  The ACS is addressing this issue with the development of the Geriatric Surgery Verification Program.  Don’t miss the opportunity to hear all about this new quality initiative from one...

Don’t Miss – MD-ACS Advocacy Day and 2020 Spring Meeting

Don't Miss - MD-ACS Advocacy Day and 2020 Spring Meeting ​ It’s a MD-ACS weekend with Advocacy Day Friday, March 6, 2020 at the Maryland State Capitol in Annapolis followed by MD-ACS 2020 Spring Meeting on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at the Westin Hotel in Annapolis. Mark...

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RT @SurgeonsVoice: Calling all @AmCollSurgeons #advocates! Register for #ACSLAS20 today to take advantage of the early bird rates: https://…
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RT @BaltSunHealth: Maryland prepares for coronavirus amid conflicting directions from federal officials and President Trump https://t.co/PN
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RT @BuckleyFACS: Representing the clinical voice with the American Hospital Association Committee on Clinical Leadership. Protecting patie…
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RT @MarylandSurg: Congratulations to Dr. Sarasijhaa Desikan for being accepted as the UM-OAIC Junior Scholar.
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@AmCollSurgeons Releases Suggestions for Surgeons on Dealing with #Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) https://t.co/lEDelFXVhd
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RT @AmCollSurgeons: Helen Octavia Dickens, MD, FACS, a surgeon and professor in obstetrics and gynecology, was the first female African-Ame…
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RT @StopTheBleedACS: "Tourniquets save lives,” said Thomas Scalea, MD, FACS, during a press conference after a Baltimore officer’s life was…
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RT @AmCollSurgeons: Submit abstracts and videos for Clinical Congress by March 2! https://t.co/LcAeKQSmpH #ACSCC20 https://t.co/sRe9xRQJIJ
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RT @AmCollSurgeons: "[The ACS-COSECSA Surgical Training Collaborative] epitomizes how much good a small group of caring individuals can acc…
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Why Join the ACS?

Dr. Joseph V. Sakran, of Johns Hopkins shares about the value of membership.

2020 Membership

The Maryland Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member! It’s your membership that will continue to let the Chapter focus on important issues facing Maryland surgeons.

The Future. Through the Eyes of a Surgeon

As health care changes, it is critical that surgeons continue to have a strong voice and seat at the table in all patient care decisions. Check out this new video encouraging Fellows to become actively involved in helping the ACS take bold steps and speak with a unified voice on behalf of patients.

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