The Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons (RAS-ACS) sponsors and has access to a variety of scholarships, competitions, awards, and project work that Residents and Associate Fellow members can take advantage of and volunteer for.
The American College of Surgeons (ACS) presents scholarships focused on Residents and Associate Fellows.
Nizar N. Oweida, MD, FACS, Scholarship (Associate Fellows are eligible to apply)
RAS is proud to support the Surgical Jeopardy and Surgical Skills: So You Think You Can Operate? competitions each year at Clinical Congress. To learn more about how to participate in these competitions, click the appropriate link below:
The RAS-ACS sponsors a variety of committees that work on annual projects for the society during the year. As an ACS Resident Member or Associate Fellow, you are encouraged to get involved and join a RAS Committee.
This committee aims to promote grassroots legislative awareness and advocacy interest in ACS. Projects include:
This committee disseminates information to RAS members regarding all aspects of a surgical career through:
This committee investigates, discusses, and disseminates educational ideas and practices for all surgical disciplines related to training. Projects include:
This committee works to increase members and member engagement in the College. Projects include:
Each committee meets one Wednesday a month via conference call.
Use this form to let us know which committee(s) you're interested in joining. You will automatically be added to the mailing list.