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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

Our Team

Executive Committee

Chair
Brett Tracy, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Trauma, Critical Care, Burn
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH
Vice-Chair
Johnathan Vacek, MD, MS
Pediatric Surgery Critical Care Fellow, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
General Surgery Resident, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY
Vice-Chair
Johnathan Vacek, MD, MS
Pediatric Surgery Critical Care Fellow, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
General Surgery Resident, University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY
Secretary
Michael J. Carr, MD, MS
Hiram C. Polk, Jr., MD, Department of General Surgery
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
Secretary
Michael J. Carr, MD, MS
Hiram C. Polk, Jr., MD, Department of General Surgery
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
Timothy Eberlein, MD, FACS
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the American College of Surgeons
Lillian S. Kao, MD, FACS
Social Media Editor, Journal of the American College of Surgeons

ACS Staff

Matthew R Carmichael
Managing Editor, Journal of the American College of Surgeons

Claire Sydow
Associate Managing Editor, Journal of the American College of Surgeons

Spencer Dimmick
Editorial and Production Assistant, Journal of the American College of Surgeons

Alison Powers
Administrator, ACS Division of Member Services

Reviewers

Seyed Arshad MD
University of Texas-Houston

Julia Coleman MD, MPH
University of Colorado-Denver

Kathyrn Engelhardt, MD, MS
University of South Carolina

Kyle Freischlag, MD, MHS
University of Iowa

Eduardo Gonzalez MD
NYU
Ambria Moten, MD
Temple University

Vahagn Nikolian, MD
University of Michigan

Jason Samuels, MD
University of Colorado-Denver

Mohammad Shaikh, MD
University of California-Fresno

Sami Shoucair, MD
MedStar Health

Brett Tracy, MD
Emory University

Jonathan Vacek, MD
Northwestern University

Asha Zimmerman, MD
Dartmouth College