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B/G Events and Activities

Board of Governors (B/G) Activities at the 2019 Leadership & Advocacy Summit

Saturday, March 30

8:00–9:00 am

B/G Executive Committee Meeting (Executive Committee Members only)

Franklin Square

9:00 am–12:00 noon

Governors Overview & Networking Lunch

Renaissance East (Lunch provided in Renaissance West A)

12:00 noon–3:00 pm

Workgroup Meetings (All Governors)

 

Workgroup

Pillar

Room

12:00 noon–1:30 pm

Best Practices Workgroup

Quality

Meeting Room 12

12:00 noon–1:30 pm

Health Policy & Advocacy Workgroup

Advocacy

Renaissance West B

12:00 noon–1:30 pm

Patient Education Workgroup

Education

Meeting Room 7

12:00 noon–1:30 pm

Physician Competency & Health Workgroup

Quality

Renaissance East

12:00 noon–1:30 pm

Survey Workgroup

Communications

Meeting Room 16

1:30–3:00 pm

Chapter Activities Domestic Workgroup

Member Services

Franklin Square

1:30–3:00 pm

Continuing Education Workgroup

Education

Meeting Room 16

1:30–3:00 pm

Grassroots Advocacy Engagement Workgroup

Advocacy

Meeting Room 7

1:30–3:00 pm

Newsletter Workgroup

Communications

Congressional A

1:30–3:00 pm

Surgical Care Delivery Workgroup

Quality

Meeting Room 12

1:30–3:00 pm

Surgical Training Workgroup

Education

Renaissance East

1:30–3:00 pm

Surgical Volunteerism Workgroup

Member Services

Meeting Room 6

3:00–4:00 pm

Pillar Meetings (All Governors)
(Refer to listing under Workgroup Meetings for your Pillar)

Pillar

Room

Advocacy and Health Policy Pillar

Meeting Room 10/11

Communications Pillar

Grand South

Education Pillar

Penn Quarter

Member Services Pillar

Renaissance West B

Quality Pillar

Renaissance West A

4:00–5:00 pm

All Pillars Meetings (All Governors)

Grand South

5:30–7:00 pm

Welcome Reception (All Governors and guests)

Renaissance Ballroom

Sunday, March 31

7:00 am–5:00 pm

Leadership Summit (All Governors)

7:00–8:00 am

Breakfast

Renaissance Ballroom

8:00 am–5:00 pm

Program

Grand Ballroom

6:00–8:30 pm

Advocacy Summit Welcome Reception & Keynote Dinner (Registration fee required)

Reception

Congressional Ballroom

Dinner

Renaissance Ballroom

Monday, April 1

7:00 am–9:00 pm

Advocacy Summit (Registration fee required)

 

7:00–8:00 am

Breakfast

Renaissance Ballroom

8:00 am–5:00 pm

Program

Grand Ballroom

7:00–9:00 pm

ACSPA-SurgeonsPAC Reception

Decatur House

Tuesday, April 2

7:00 am–2:30 pm

Advocacy Summit (Registration Fee required)

 

7:00–8:00 am

Welcome to Lobby Day Breakfast

Renaissance Ballroom

9:00 am–2:30 pm

Congressional Visits

Various locations on Capitol Hill

Leadership Summit New Governors Overview & Networking Lunch Schedule

Saturday, March 30

9:00 am

Welcome
Steven C. Stain, MD, FACS, Chair, Board of Governors

9:10–9:50 am

Governor Success Stories

9:10 am

Maximizing Leadership Opportunities
Daniel L. Dent, MD, FACS, Vice-Chair, Board of Governors

9:20 am

Serving as an ACS Ambassador
Terry L. Buchmiller, MD, FACS, Member Services Pillar Lead

9:30 am

Successful Workgroup Collaboration
Nancy L. Gantt, MD, FACS, Vice-Chair, Surgical Care Delivery Workgroup

9:40 am

Texas Governors Initiative Pilot Program
D. Rohan Jeyarajah, MD, FACS, Governor, Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

9:50 am

Question & Answer Session

10:10 am

2018 Board of Governors Annual Survey Summary
Juan Paramo, MD, FACS, Survey Workgroup

10:30 am

Question & Answer Session

11:00 am

Networking Lunch
Renaissance West A

Board of Governors Activities during Clinical Congress 2019

Saturday, October 26

12:00 noon–1:00 pm

B/G Executive Committee Meeting

 

B/G Workgroup Meetings (Various meetings held between 1:00 and 4:00 pm)

4:00–5:00 pm

B/G Pillar Meetings

  • Advocacy and Health Policy Pillar
  • Communication Pillar
  • Education Pillar
  • Member Services Pillar
  • Quality Pillar

5:00–6:00 pm

Canadian Regents/Governors Meeting

5:00–6:30 pm

International Governors and Chapter Presidents Meetings

Sunday, October 27

7:45 am–2:30 pm

Board of Governors Annual Meeting and Luncheon

Breakfast begins at 7:00 am

Lunch at 1:00 pm

4:30–5:45 pm

Convocation Robing (Room reserved for Governors only)

6:00–8:00 pm

Convocation Ceremony (All Governors welcome)

8:00–9:30 pm

President’s Reception for New Fellows

Monday, October 28

8:00–9:30 am

Opening Ceremony/Martin Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the American Urological Association

9:00–9:30 am

Nominating Committees of the Board of Governors and Fellows Meeting (Nominating Committee members only)

5:30–7:00 pm

International Reception (International Governors only)

Tuesday, October 29

10:00 am–12:00 noon

International Governors and Chapter Officers Meeting

7:00–11:00 pm

Board of Governors Reception and Dinner (Black tie)

Wednesday, October 30

8:00–9:00 am

Board of Governors Adjourned Meeting

Breakfast begins at 7:00 am

9:15–10:15 am

B/G Executive Committee Meeting

4:15–5:15 pm

Annual Business Meeting of Members

5:00–7:00 pm

ACS Social Event: Taste of the City