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Flood waters in the Metropolitan Hospital kitchen.

Lessons in collaboration: New York surgeons look back at Superstorm Sandy(Comments Off)

October 1, 2014

To mark the second anniversary of the storm, this article recounts the events that took place at Bellevue and Metropolitan hospitals and describes their collaborative efforts to safely evacuate, transfer, and provide care to patients.

State lobby days build bridges

This article summarizes the 2014 ACS chapter lobby days, provides an overview of current advocacy issues in each state, and highlights how some chapters organize their Day at the State Capitol program.

The ACS NSQIP Geriatric Surgery Pilot Project: Improving care for older surgical patients

An overview of the ACS NSQIP Geriatric Surgery Pilot Project and its primary aim—to evaluate specific geriatric variables for incorporation into the ACS NSQIP set of essential variables—is provided in this article.

Dr. Price

Past recipients of the ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards: Where are they now?

Since 2003, 38 individuals have received the ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards, and this article provides updates on a few past recipients and their recent accomplishments.

The YFA Essay Contest: Introduction

The introduction to the first place winner of the inaugural ACS Young Fellows Association Essay Contest highlights the inspiration for this year’s theme.

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