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

Surgical Skills Courses

SC01 | Advanced Skills Training for Rural Surgeons: Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration and Closure of Complex Soft Tissue Defects
8 credits; Verification Level III
Saturday, October 21; 8:00 am–5:30 pm
Chair: Amy L. Halverson, MD, FACS, Chicago, IL
Co-Chairs: Adam Deutchman, MD, FACS, Salmon, ID, and Susan E. Long, MD, FACS, Buckhannon, WV
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC02 | Surgical Endoscopy: Essential Skills in Gastrointestinal Surgery
SC02A: Lecture Only, 3.75 credits; Verification Level II
Sunday, October 22; 8:00 am–12:00 noon
Fellow $ 370 | Non-Fellow $430 | RAS $185 | Non-RAS $215
SC02B: Lecture and Lab, 8 credits; Verification Level III
Sunday, October 22; 8:00 am–5:30 pm
Chair: Jeffrey M. Marks, MD, FACS, Cleveland, OH
Co-Chair: Eric M. Pauli, MD, FACS, Hershey, PA
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC03 | Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Neck Ultrasound
7.75 credits; Verification Level III
Sunday, October 22; 8:15 am–5:30 pm
Chair: Lisa A. Orloff, MD, FACS, Stanford, CA
Co-Chair: Russell B. Smith, MD, FACS, Omaha, NE
Prerequisite: Registrants must have completed the Ultrasound for Surgeons: The Basic Course, 3rd Edition Online Course.
Fellow $1,425 | Non-Fellow $1,640 | RAS $710 | Non-RAS $815

SC04 | Ultrasound for Pediatric Surgeons
6 credits; Verification Level III
Monday, October 23; 9:45 am–5:15 pm
Chair: Stefan Scholz, MD, FACS, Pittsburgh, PA
Co-Chair: Marcus Jarboe, MD, FACS, Ann Arbor, MI
Prerequisite: Registrants must have completed the Ultrasound for Surgeons: The Basic Course, 3rd Edition Online Course.
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC05 | Robotic Gastrointestinal Surgery: Program Planning, Approach, and Applications
6 credits, Verification Level II
Monday, October 23; 10:00 am–5:30 pm
Chair: Vivian E. Strong, MD, FACS, New York, NY
Co-Chair: Martin R. Weiser, MD, FACS, New York, NY
Fellow $815 | Non-Fellow $ 930 | RAS $430 | Non-RAS $515

SC06 | Advanced Colonoscopy: Polypectomy and Beyond
4 credits, Verification Level III
Monday, October 23; 1:00–5:15 pm
Chair: Richard L. Whelan, MD, FACS, New York, NY
Co-Chair: I. Emre Gorgun, MD, FACS, Cleveland, OH
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC07 | Contemporary Strategies for Laparoscopic Inguinal and Ventral Hernia Repair
SC07A: Lecture Only, 3.75 credits; Verification Level II
Tuesday, October 24; 8:00–11:45 am
Fellow $ 370| Non-Fellow $430| RAS $185| Non-RAS $215
SC07B: Lecture and Lab, 7.5 credits; Verification Level III
Tuesday, October 24; 8:00 am–5:00 pm
Chair: Carla M. Pugh, MD, PhD, FACS, Madison, WI
Co-Chairs: Gina L. Adrales, MD, MPH, FACS, Baltimore, MD, and John S. Roth, MD, FACS, Lexington, KY
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC08 | Advanced Robotic Surgery for Specialized Gastrointestinal Operations
8 credits; Verification Level III
Tuesday, October 24; 8:00 am–5:30 pm
Chair: Vivian E. Strong, MD, FACS, New York, NY
Co-Chair: Martin R. Weiser, MD, FACS, New York, NY
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC09 | Interventional and Intraoperative Breast Ultrasound for the General Surgeon
6 credits, Verification Level III
Tuesday, October 24; 9:00 am–4:30 pm
Chair: Darius S. Francescatti, MD, FACS, Chicago, IL
Co-Chair: Richard E. Fine, MD, FACS, Germantown, TN
Prerequisite: Registrants must have completed the Ultrasound for Surgeons: The Basic Course, 3rd Edition Online Course.
Fellow $1,025 | Non-Fellow $1,190 | RAS $515 | Non-RAS $600

SC10 | Basic Endovascular Skills for Trauma (BEST™) Workshop
4 credits, Verification Level III
Tuesday, October 24; 1:00–5:15 pm
Chair: Megan L. Brenner, MD, FACS, Baltimore, MD
Co-Chair: Joseph J. DuBose, MD, FACS, Davis, CA
Fellow $425 | Non-Fellow $500 | RAS $225 | Non-RAS $300

SC11 | Oncoplastic Breast Surgery for the General Surgeon
7 credits, Verification Level III
Wednesday, October 25; 9:00 am -5:30 pm
Chair: V. Suzanne Klimberg, MD, FACS, Little Rock, AR
Co-Chair: Susan K. Boolbol, MD, FACS, New York, NY
Fellow $1,595 | Non-Fellow $1,825 | RAS $795 | Non-RAS $950

SC12 | Ultrasound-Guided Resuscitation for Trauma and Critically Ill Patients
4 credits, Verification Level III
Wednesday, October 25; 1:00–5:15 pm
Chair: Paula Ferrada, MD, FACS, Richmond, VA
Co-Chair: Heidi L. Frankel, MD, FACS, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Fellow $825 | Non-Fellow $790 | RAS $325 | Non-RAS $400