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ACS-AEI Webinar Provides Simulation Training for Caregivers

Simulation Training for COVID-19 Caregivers—an archived webinar presented April 6—can now be accessed free-of-charge here. The webinar features speakers from Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey; University of Toronto, ON; and University of Wisconsin–Madison/UW Health, who discuss simulated training scenarios at their institutions. The webinar is part of the American College of Surgeons Accredited Education Institutes (ACS-AEI) Virtual Seminar Series.

ACS Offers E-Learning Educational Programs

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) Division of Education offers a spectrum of online educational resources that support members of the College affected by the cancellation of in-person training as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The College programs include Surgical Education and Self-Assessment Program 17, Evidence-Based Decision in Surgery, and Optimizing Perioperative Pain Management: An Evidence-Based Approach.