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

The Academy of Master Surgeon Educators™ is a unique program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), and induction into the Academy demonstrates the highest achievements in the domain of surgical education, as evaluated by stringent peer review. Membership will be open to master surgeon educators from across the surgical specialties. There are three categories of membership:

  • Member—An ACS Fellow who is a nationally or internationally recognized master surgeon educator
  • Associate Member—An ACS Fellow who is a regionally or locally recognized surgeon educator
  • Affiliate MemberAn individual (non-ACS Fellow) who will commit to supporting the goals of the Academy

For a summary of each category, including a general description and the selection criteria, please click on the category of interest.