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

Application Information

Course Application

Please complete the application and submit it by fax or mail as detailed on the form. Applications must be received no later than Friday, March 18, 2016.

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The course is limited to 32 participants. Letters of notification regarding course acceptance will be mailed by Friday, April 8, 2016. All participants are expected to attend the entire course and remain until the conclusion of the course.

Course Fees

Please do not include payment with the application form. Full payment of the course fee of $4,350 for ACS members and $4,850 for nonmembers will be due upon written acceptance into the course, and must be received by Friday, May 13, 2016. The fee covers tuition, all course materials, six nights lodging, and all meals and break refreshments. Please note that ACS members will be given priority consideration.

Cancellations and Refunds

Participants who need to cancel their registrations will receive a full refund, less an administrative fee of $50, provided the cancellation is received in writing by Friday, May 27, 2016. Registrants who cancel after that date will not receive a refund unless an alternate from the course’s official waiting list can be confirmed.


The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Credit

The American College of Surgeons designates this educational activity for a maximum of 43.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


If you have questions or special needs, please contact the Administrator for the Surgeons as Educators course by e-mail at