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Cancer Surgery Standards Program

Announcing the new Cancer Surgery Standards Program

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) Cancer Programs is proud to announce the launch of the Cancer Surgery Standards Program (CSSP). Led by Chair Matthew H.G. Katz, MD, FACS, and Vice-Chair Kelly K. Hunt, MD, FACS, the CSSP seeks to improve the quality of surgical care provided to persons with cancer through the development of […]

Dr. Nelson

Heidi Nelson, MD, FACS, named Medical Director of ACS Cancer Programs

Heidi Nelson, MD, FACS, a colorectal surgeon from Rochester, MN, will be joining the ACS Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care as Medical Director of Cancer Programs.

ACS News

NCDB-sourced study focuses on post-treatment surveillance for colorectal cancer patients

A collaborative ACS Cancer Programs study showed no significant association between frequency of surveillance testing and the time to detection of recurrence for colorectal cancer patients.

Lynn Erdman, RN, MN, OCNS, FAAN, hired as Administrative Director, ACS Cancer Programs

The new Administrative Director of ACS Cancer Programs, Lynn Erdman, RN, MN, FAAN, OCNS, joined the College on September 23.


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