Archive for January, 2020

The Jacobson Promising Investigator Award

Applications for Jacobson Award accepted through February 21

The ACS Surgical Research Committee is accepting applications for the 2020 Joan L. and Julius H. Jacobson II Promising Investigator Award.

ACS Scholarships and Fellowships

2020 Nizar N. Oweida, MD, FACS, Scholarships available

The ACS Board of Governors is accepting applications for the 2020 Nizar N. Oweida MD, FACS Scholarship.

ACS Scholarships and Fellowships

Apply for 2020 International ACS NSQIP Scholarships

Application details and deadlines for the 2020 International ACS NSQIP Scholarships are provided in this news brief.


Apply for 2020 international chapter opportunity to develop an ACS-based education course

A total of $25,000 per year is available to ACS international chapters to develop education courses in this competitive grant program.

ACS Scholarships and Fellowships

Apply for ACS/AAST International Scholarship 2020

The deadline to apply for the ACS/American Association for the Surgery of Trauma International Scholarship 2020 is March 16.

ACS News

Call for nominations for ACS Officers-Elect and ACS Board of Regents

The 2020 Nominating Committee of the Board of Governors will select nominees for pending vacancies on the Board of Regents, and the 2020 Nominating Committee of the Fellows will select nominees for Officer-Elect positions.

ACS News

Nominations for 2020 ACS/Pfizer Volunteerism and Humanitarian awards due February 15

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, is accepting nominations for the 2020 Surgical Volunteerism and Surgical Humanitarian Awards.

Coming next month in JACS, and online now: Influence of student loan debt on general surgery resident career and lifestyle decision making

A study published in the February issue of JACS reveals that large debt significantly influences a resident’s practice location and salary goals.


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