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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

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The ACS Values

Our Values: Seeds of Success

At the American College of Surgeons (ACS), we take pride in the work we do in support of our mission. We understand the importance of having common values guide our actions and decision-making each day.

The following values represent the ethical ideals and standards of behavior that each employee of the ACS strives to live out through excellent communication, team spirit, and a sense of fun!

Professionalism

Exemplify the highest standards of accountability, honesty, responsibility, loyalty, and respect

Excellence

Aspiring to exceed internal and external standards that define our commitment to outstanding work outcomes

Innovation

Continuously seeking profound creative and forward-thinking improvements to advance organizational goals and individual effectiveness

Introspection

Motivated to seek continuous self-improvement through self-awareness, self-assessment, and professional development

Inclusion

Actively engage all appropriate individuals and entities to collaboratively harness their collective intelligence