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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

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Guide to Choosing a Surgical Residency

The guide for medical students and residents pursuing a career in surgery

Guide to Choosing a Surgical Residency

Find Your Way

This guide will show you the way. While it includes information about surgery and surgical specialties as a career, it also covers the implications your career may have on your personal life. This information is ideal for medical students and residents at any stage considering a career in surgery.

ACS Programs for Medical Students and Residents

Medical Students

The ACS has collaborated with the Association for Surgical Education to develop programs that provide the foundation of core surgical knowledge needed by all medical students irrespective of their future specialties.

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Residents

We provide a wealth of high-quality educational programs and products for busy residents, as well as opportunities for recognition.

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