Big Data

Big promise and big challenges for big health care data

April 1, 2015 • Features

This article explores the growing demand for health care data and introduces readers to the concept of “big data” and its implications for surgical practice.


Looking forward – April 2015

This month’s column summarizes the increasing need for surgical health care professionals to be attentive to perioperative care and the College’s efforts to establish protocols for this phase of patient care.


ACS Division of Education collaborates with universities to offer two new fellowships

The ACS Division of Education is offering two new fellowships—one in conjunction with the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago, IL, and the other with the department of surgery at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.


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