American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Puerto Rico Chapter

ACS Puerto Rico Chapter is dedicated to improving the care of the surgical patient in Puerto Rico by providing a forum that promotes the excellence of multispecialty surgical members and to assure standards of care in an ethical practice environment. Our vision is to optimize the quality of surgical practice in Puerto Rico through advocacy, education, and research.

PMB 209
Road 19 #1353
Guaynabo PR, 00966-2700
United States

Meeting Information

Puerto Rico 66th Annual Chapter Meeting: February 18-20, 2016
La Concha Resort
San Juan, PR, 00907
United States

Contact Aixa Velez-Silva
Phone 787-277-0674


Mariluz Rivera-Hernandez, MD FACS
President|02/01/2015 - 02/28/2016

Fernando Luis Joglar, MD FACS
President Elect|02/01/2015 - 02/28/2017

Hugo Mario Nunez, MD FACS
Vice President|06/01/2015 - 06/30/2016

Elizabeth Perazza, MD FACS
Treasurer|02/01/2015 - 02/28/2017

Jorge L Martinez-Trabal, MD FACS
Secretary|02/01/2015 - 02/28/2017

John Theodore Perry III, MD FACS
HPAC Region Chief|10/01/2011 -

Ricardo Jimenez Lee, MD FACS
YFA Chapter Representative|02/01/2014 - 02/28/2016

Antonio M. Pavia, MD FACS
Governor|10/08/2010 - 10/31/2016

Yvonne Baerga-Varela, MD FACS
Assoc Women Surgeons Rep|02/01/2015 - 02/28/2016

Fernando Luis Joglar, MD FACS
COT State Provincial Chair|01/13/2011 - 01/13/2017

Carlos M. Ramirez, MD FACS
Membership Chairman|02/01/2014 -

Aixa Velez-Silva
Administrator|11/24/2003 - 01/01/2050

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