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Resident and Associate Society

Get InvolvedFor surgical trainees and young surgeons, the Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons (RAS-ACS) serves to familiarize you with College programs and leadership. RAS-ACS provides you with an avenue for participation in ACS affairs, fosters development and use of your leadership skills in organized surgery, and provides opportunities for your opinions and concerns as young surgeons and trainees to be heard by College leadership.

New Surgeon Toolkit

A new survey shows a majority of people are reluctant to undergo procedures and may not reschedule necessary care while COVID-19 continues to circulate in communities. The ACS has released a toolkit to help address patient concerns.

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COVID-19 & Wellness

Log in to keep track of your well-being markers now and later

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Project Quarantine

Lacking didactic education? RAS-ACS hosts a weekly 1-hour phone/web ‘hangout’ session to discuss readings and videos in a flipped classroom, case-based learning format.

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Support at Every Stage

What stage are you in your surgical career? The ACS has resources and support for a surgeon at every stage of his or her career. Learn about what the ACS can offer you.

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