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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.

Membership Benefits
ACS
Advisory Council

Advisory Council for General Surgery

The Advisory Council for General Surgery is a committee of the Board of Regents and has been assigned the following functions:

  • Serve as a liaison in the communication of information to and from general surgical societies and the Board of Regents.
  • Advise the Board of Regents on policy matters and policy formulation relating to general surgery.
  • Discuss matters the Council wishes to present to the Board of Regents or other appropriate College departments or committees.
  • Nominate Fellows from general surgery to serve on College committees and other committees and organizations.
  • Provide general surgery input into the development of general and specialty sessions, including postgraduate courses, for the College’s Clinical Congress.

Advisory Council for General Surgery Roster

The Role of the ACS Advisory Councils and Current Strategic Initiatives

Get Involved

Are you interested in becoming a leader or member of the ACS Advisory Councils? The ACS has 14 Advisory Councils. Find out how you can participate.

We Want to Hear from You

The Advisory Council is interested in hearing your concerns and suggestions. You may forward your comments to the Council's staff liaison at acsadvisorycouncils@facs.org.