Archive for September, 2018

ACS hosts briefing on military health care

The ACS hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill this summer, which focused on the role of military-civilian trauma partnerships in maintaining trauma care readiness.

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Report on ACSPA/ACS activities, June 2018

This report describes the recent activities, initiatives, and business matters of both the American College of Surgeons Professional Association and of the College as of June 2018.

Coming next month in JACS and online now: Surgical comanagement by hospitalists in colorectal surgery

A study in an upcoming issue of JACS found that surgical comanagement intervention was associated with a decrease in transfers to intensive care unit after rapid response team call, length of stay, medical consultants, and the cost of care.

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AMA House of Delegates meeting: Setting policy for organized medicine

This report summarizes the topics that College’s delegation addressed at the American Medical Association House of Delegates meeting in June 2018.

Correction – September 2018

Bulletin issue correction notice for an article in the August 2018 issue.

Scholarships and Fellowships

Applications for 2020 international Traveling Fellowships due November 15

The International Relations Committee of ACS has announced the availability of traveling fellowships to each of the following countries: Australia and New Zealand, Germany, and Japan.

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