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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

Resources for Residents and Associate Fellows

ACS Resources

The ACS has developed a wealth of resources developed for Residents and Associate Fellows.

Helpful Resources

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

American Medical Association (AMA)

  • FREIDA Online—an AMA database containing information on approximately 7,500 graduate medical education programs that are accredited by the ACGME, as well as information on 200 combined specialty programs.
  • AMA-RFS (American Medical Association - Resident and Fellow Section)—Residency and fellowship vacancies—not limited to surgery, but useful source for finding residency and fellowship openings.

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

National Resident Matching Program

National Resident Matching Program is a confidential ranking and selection of applicants for residency positions. It manages the Main Residency Match and the Specialties Matching Service each year.