American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Legislative Committee

The Legislative Committee is responsible for identifying, evaluating, and recommending positions on federal legislation and policy issues that come before the U.S. Congress with the potential to affect the needs, interests, and roles of surgeons and surgical patients.

Legislative Committee Roster

ACS Staff

John Hedstrom

The Legislative Committee welcomes your comments.  Please write to the committee's staff liaison, John Hedstrom, at

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