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ACS and AGS release geriatric perioperative recommendations(Comments Off on ACS and AGS release geriatric perioperative recommendations)

February 1, 2016

The new Optimal Perioperative Management of the Geriatric Patient: A Best Practices Guideline—developed by the ACS and American Geriatrics Society provides a framework for addressing complex issues facing patients of advanced age.

Last chance to register for 2016 ACS-AEI Consortium Meeting

February 29 is the deadline to register for the ninth annual ACS Accredited Education Institutes Consortium Meeting, which will take place in Chicago, IL, in early March..

Demetrios Demetriades, MD, PhD, FACS, professor of surgery; and director, division of acute care surgery, USC (left), presents a plaque to Dr. Sachdeva.

Dr. Sachdeva delivers Distinguished Professor Lecture at USC

Ajit K. Sachdeva, MD, FACS, FRCSC, Director, ACS Division of Education, delivered the Distinguished Professor Lecture at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles.

Jacobson Award

Final month to apply for 12th annual Jacobson Promising Investigator Award

The deadline to apply for the 12th Joan L. and Julius H. Jacobson II Promising Investigator Award is February 26.

Nominations for 2016 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 29

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations through February 29 for the 2016 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and the Surgical Humanitarian Award.

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