Tag Archive for ‘surgical volunteerism’

Surgeons and residents honored for volunteerism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2021 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

 

Opportunities for global volunteerism: How two practices in Michigan make it work

Outlines how two practice groups support their partners’ international humanitarian service efforts and identifies the benefits and barriers associated with private practice surgeons engaged in overseas missions.

Well-played: An interview with Dr. Phuong D. Nguyen

Dr. Nguyen—a pediatric plastic and craniofacial surgeon and member of an indie rock band—describes his experience performing at the 2021 virtual presidential inauguration celebration.

Surgeons honored for volunteerism and humanitarian efforts

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2020 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

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.

ACS News

Nominations for 2020 ACS/Pfizer Volunteerism and Humanitarian awards to open December 16

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, is accepting nominations for the 2019 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Furman listening to a child’s heartbeat at a Loma de Luz, Honduras, mission hospital in 1989

Surgeons honored for volunteerism and humanitarianism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2019 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Profiles in surgical volunteerism: Mark W. Asplund, Jr., MD, FACS, provides care to underserved population in Malawi

Profiles in surgical volunteerism: Mark W. Asplund, Jr., MD, FACS, provides care to underserved population in Malawi

This article is the first in a series of Bulletin articles profiling the volunteer-related accomplishments of ACS Fellows through ACS Operation Giving Back.

Operation Giving Back

Operation Giving Back provides array of volunteer opportunities

Opportunities to engage in international and domestic humanitarian outreach through ACS Operation Giving Back are summarized.

ACS News

Nominations for 2019 ACS/Pfizer Volunteerism and Humanitarian awards due February 15

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, is accepting nominations for the 2019 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Nominations for 2019 ACS/Pfizer Volunteerism and Humanitarian awards due February 15

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, is accepting nominations for the 2019 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Surgeons honored for volunteerism and humanitarianism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced the recipients of the 2018 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Nominations for 2018 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2018 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Operation Giving Back

Nominations for 2018 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2018 Surgical Volunteerism Award(s) and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

heartbeat

Nominations for 2018 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2018 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Dr. Cropsey (seated) with his wife, Shirley, at KKMCH in 2002. Shirley became a nurse anesthesiologist after her and Dr. Cropsey’s four children, who were raised in Togo, went to college.

Surgeons honored for volunteerism and humanitarianism

The Board of Governors’ Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup has announced  the recipients of the 2017 ACS/Pfizer Surgical Humanitarian Award and Surgical Volunteerism Awards.

Operation Giving Back

OGB convenes informational meetings at Clinical Congress 2017

Operation Giving Back, the volunteerism initiative of the ACS, will host two informational meetings at Clinical Congress 2017 in San Diego, CA.

Domestic volunteerism: Dr. Freiwald brings surgical care to uninsured patients in San Diego

Dr. Friewald, recipient of the 2016 Domestic Surgical Volunteerism Award, describes her work with Project Access San Diego, an organization focused on improving community health and support for physicians through engaged volunteerism.

Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards

Nominations for 2017 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2017 Surgical Volunteerism Award and the Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards

Nominations for 2017 volunteerism and humanitarian awards due February 28

The ACS, in association with Pfizer, Inc., is accepting nominations for the 2017 Surgical Volunteerism Award and Surgical Humanitarian Award.

Contact

Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons
633 N. Saint Clair St.
Chicago, IL 60611

Archives

Download the Bulletin App

Apple Store
Get it on Google Play
Amazon store