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

Illinois Chapter

The Illinois Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (exclusive of Chicago) was chartered in 1951, the seventh issued by ACS. The main objectives of the Chapter are educational and professional, including but not limited to elevating the standards of surgery and educating the public and profession with respect to surgical care. Further goals include: promoting the aims, interests, ideals and programs of the American College of Surgeons; to serve as a medium of communication between the Chapter and the College; to elevate the standards surgical training and education in Illinois; to advance the science and practice of surgery in Illinois, to further a cooperative and fraternal spirit among Illinois surgeons; to assist in providing surgical facilities of the highest professional standards; to provide a medium through which all aspects of surgery may be discussed; and to provide a means through which the members may cooperate with other professional and civic groups concerned with the health of the citizens. We currently have a membership of over 300 and an annual scientific meeting is held each year.

Membership in the American College of Surgeons does not include automatic enrollment in the local chapter. Please contact the individual listed below to learn more about how to join your chapter today!

Chapter Contact

Luann White
Executive Director

Phone: (217) 415-1500
Email: lhwhite26@gmail.com


Illinois Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
618 Cascade Rd
Pittsburgh PA, 15221
United States

Officers

Daniel Mark Chase, MD FACS
President


Michelle M. Olson, MD FACS
President Elect


Dawn Elizabeth Wietfeldt, MD FACS
Secretary/Treasurer


Richard Charles Anderson, MD FACS
Governor


Gavish Navin Patel, MD FACS
Governor


Michael W. Neumeister, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor


Steven Stergios Tsoraides, MD FACS
CoC State Chair


Henry R. Moore, MD FACS
COT State Chair


Melissa Go Medina, MD
RAS Chapter Representative