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Additional Resources

European Society of Coloproctology COVID-19 Resources

The European Society of Coloproctology has developed a webpage outlining resources from the organization’s #covid19escp campaign and the best content from #covid19surgery discussions. Of note, ACS Regent Steven D. Wexner, MD, PhD(Hon), FACS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCSI (Hon), Hon FRCS (Glasg), recently offered the U.S. Perspective on COVID-19.

Webinars of Note

Watch Advances in Surgery Webinars on Leadership during COVID-19, Featuring ACS Leaders

Advances in Surgery, April 16 and 17, hosted two consecutive webinar sessions on Leadership during COVID-19. More than 30,000 viewers joined in the sessions, which featured several American College of Surgeons (ACS) Officers, Regents, and Executive staff, including the following:

  • Barbara Bass, MD, FACS, ACS Past-President
  • David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS, ACS Executive Director
  • L. Scott Levin, MD, FACS, Vice-Chair, ACS Board of Regents
  • Heidi Nelson, MD, FACS, Medical Director, ACS Cancer Programs
  • Valerie Rusch, MD, FACS, ACS President
  • Beth Sutton, MD, FACS, Chair, ACS Board of Regents
  • Patricia L. Turner, MD, FACS, Director, ACS Division of Member Services
  • Steven Wexner, MD, PhD(Hon), FACS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCSI (Hon), Hon FRCS (Glasg), ACS Regent 

View recordings of these sessions here.

COVID-19 Cancer Webinar Series

View recordings of several ACS Cancer Programs COVID-19 webinars, including Cancer Care Delays: Town Hall Answering Your Questions on What It Means to You and Your Patients, which took place on Thursday, April 16. Others in the webinar series include thoracic, colorectal, and breast cancer patient care during COVID-19 and cancer care delays.