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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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Tools and Resources

Utilize tools and resources to become a more effective surgeon advocate today.

Advocacy Guide
Review this comprehensive guide to become a more effective advocate.

Congressional Calendar
View district work periods to determine when you might meet with your member of Congress at home.

Federal Legislative Efforts
Learn more about ACS federal legislative activities.

Congressional Management Foundation
Find out inside information about how Congress works, what motivates congressional staff, and the necessary skills to help influence public policy.

C-SPAN
Watch daily coverage of the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Senate, and other public policy forums.

Inside Elections
Review ratings, news, and analysis pertaining to current political races around the country.

Legislation Lookup
Search for legislation of interest to you by title, activity, sponsor, key committee, and more.

Meeting Evaluation Form
Your feedback is important. Please share your advocacy experience with us.

Meeting Tips
Learn more about best practices and tips for successful meetings with members of Congress.

U.S. House of Representatives
Get to know representatives, leadership, committees, legislative activities, and House process and procedures.

U.S. Senate
Get to know senators, leadership, committees, legislation, and process.