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

Surgeons as Educators Application Information


Please complete the application and submit it by fax or e-mail as detailed on the form. Applications must be received no later than Friday, March 20.

Surgeons as Educators Brochure and Application Form


The course is limited to 32 participants. Notifications regarding course acceptance will be sent by Friday, April 10. All participants are expected to attend the entire course and remain until the conclusion of the course.

Course Fee

Please do not include payment with the application form. Full payment of the course fee of $4,150 for ACS members and $4,650 for nonmembers will be due upon written acceptance into the course, and must be received by Friday, May 15. 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 29. 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 live activity for a maximum of 43.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


If you have questions or special needs, please contact Nicole Laroco by e-mail at or by telephone at 312-202-5404.