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J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS Installed as ACS President 2020–2021

J. Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, an esteemed trauma, thoracic, and critical care surgeon from Winston-Salem, NC, was installed October 4, 2020, for a one-year term as the 101st President of the American College Surgeons (ACS). The installation occurred during the Convocation ceremony—a highlight of the virtual ACS Clinical Congress 2020, one of the largest educational meetings of surgeons in the world.

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Dr. Meredith’s Presidential Address



Dr. Merediths theme video for his presidency