June 27, 2023
Applications are now open for the ACS Future Trauma Leaders (FTL) program, an in-depth training and mentoring opportunity from the ACS Committee on Trauma (COT) for early career trauma and acute care surgeons (no more than 5 years from fellowship completion). The application process is competitive; apply by July 29.
The 2-year FTL program begins with the COT Annual Meeting in March 2024 and concludes with the ACS Clinical Congress meeting in October 2025. To be eligible, participants must commit to attending all events during their appointment term, including the COT meetings (March/October), Mentoring Day (June), TQIP meeting (December), and the ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit (April).