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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.

Membership Benefits
ACS
Accredited Education Institutes

AEI-Accredited Fellowship Programs

California

Naval Medical Center San Diego Bioskills and Simulation Training Center
San Diego, CA
Fellowship Director: Gordon G. Wisbach, III, MD, MBA, FACS, FASMBS, CAPT, MC, USN
Stanford Department of Surgery Education Institute
Stanford, CA
Fellowship Director: James R. Korndorffer, Jr., MD, MHPE, FACS
UC Davis Health, Center for Virtual Care
Sacramento, CA
Fellowship Director: Edgardo S. Salcedo, MD, FACS
UCSF Surgical Skills Center
San Francisco, CA
Fellowship Director: Hueylan Chern, MD, FACS

Indiana

Indiana University Department of Surgery Surgical Skills Center
Indianapolis, IN
Fellowship Co-Directors: Nicole Kissane-Lee, MD, FACS; and Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, PhD, FACS

Maryland

National Capital Region Simulation Consortium
Bethesda, MD
Fellowship Director: Brenton R. Franklin, MD, MAJ, MC, USA

Massachusetts

Lahey Center for Professional Development and Simulation
Burlington, MA
Fellowship Director: Dmitry Nepomnayshy, MD, FACS
MGH Learning Laboratory
Boston, MA
Fellowship Co-Directors: Roy Phitayakorn, MD, MHPE, FACS; and Denise W. Gee, MD, FACS

Michigan

Beaumont Health Applebaum Simulation Learning Institute
Royal Oak, MI
Fellowship Co-Directors: Ngan Nguyen, PhD, CHSE, CRP; and Nathan M. Novotny, MD, FACS, FAAP

Minnesota

Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Centers
Rochester, MN
Fellowship Director: Mariela Rivera, MD, FACS
The University of Minnesota, M Simulation
Minneapolis, MN
Fellowship Director: Robert Acton, MD, FACS

Missouri

Washington University Institute for Surgical Education (WISE)
St. Louis, MO
Fellowship Director: Michael M. Awad, MD, FACS

Ohio

Cleveland Clinic Simulation and Advanced Skills Center
Cleveland, OH
Fellowship Director: Jeremy M. Lipman, MD, FACS
OhioHealth Learning
Columbus, OH
Fellowship Director: Edward Dominguez, MD, FACS

Tennessee

University of Tennessee Center for Advanced Medical Simulation (UTCAMS)
Knoxville, TN
Fellowship Director: Leonard Lamsen, MD

Texas

The Houston Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation & Education (MITIE)
Houston, TX
Fellowship Director: Edward Y.H. Chan, MD, FACS
University of Texas Medical Branch Laboratory for Surgical Training, Assessment and Research (LSTAR)
Galveston, TX
Fellowship Director: Alexander Perez, MD, FACS

Vermont

Clinical Simulation Laboratory at the University of Vermont
Burlington, VT
Fellowship Co-Directors: Patrick Forgione, MD, FACS, and Cate Nicholas MS, PA, EdD

Washington

WWAMI Institute for Simulation in Healthcare (WISH)
Seattle, WA
Fellowship Director: Robert M. Sweet, MD, FACS