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Coronavirus Emergency Declarations Are Expected to End May 11
January 31, 2023

The Biden Administration plans to let two COVID-19-related emergency designations expire in 3 months, after brief extensions, affecting Medicaid patients and other healthcare costs.

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Help Improve Clinical Congress by Taking a 3-Minute Survey
January 31, 2023

Take a few minutes and respond to a survey on Clinical Congress 2022 and help future conferences meet your needs.

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Read this week's entire issue for the latest news on the ACS and the field of surgery.

January 31, 2023 Issue

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Eligible physicians can now claim CME credit for engaging with the content of the ACS Brief. For each issue, 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are available.

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Dr. James Drake Discusses His Father’s Legacy as Adult Neurological Surgery Pioneer

In this episode of the House of Surgery, James M. Drake, MB, BCh, FACS, a pediatric neurosurgeon from the University of Toronto, ON, discusses his father, Charles G. Drake, for whom the Clinical Congress lecture was named. During the lecture from Clinical Congress 2022, Dr. James Drake provided a history of his father’s legacy as a pioneer in adult neurological surgery and world expert in vascular malformations of the brain—and, along the way, discovering new things about his father’s career, relationships, and work philosophies.

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