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

Massachusetts Chapter

Massachusetts Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (MCACS) is a non-profit organization formed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1953. The purposes of the Chapter are educational and professional, which includes elevating the standards of surgery and educating the public and the profession with respect to surgical care. The Council provides the governance for the 1300 member surgeons.

A full day Annual Meeting offers continuing medical education and special programming for Residents. Chapter advocacy takes place on both the state and national levels, including an Annual Surgical Advocacy Summit at the Massachusetts State House.

Membership in the American College of Surgeons does not include automatic enrollment in the local chapter. Please join the Massachusetts Chapter by completing the membership application online or contacting the Executive Director listed below! For more information about the chapter visit the Massachusetts Chapter website.

Chapter Contact

Elissa Klein
Executive Director


Website URL:

500 Cummings Center
Suite 4400
Beverly MA, 01915
United States

Meeting Information

Annual Chapter Meeting: December 01, 2018
Westin Copley Place
10 Huntington Ave Boston, MA, 02116

Contact: Brittany Fiore
Phone: (978) 927-8330 ext. 564


Anne Campbell Larkin, MD FACS

Richard S. Swanson, MD FACS
President Elect

Dmitry Nepomnayshy, MD FACS

Peter T. Masiakos, MD FACS

Terry Buchmiller, MD FACS

Peter T. Masiakos, MD FACS

Kevin Patrick Moriarty, MD FACS

Ali Tavakkoli, MBBS, FACS

David L. Berger, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Mark Frederick Conrad, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

John E. Mayer Jr., MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Russell J. Nauta, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Thomas E. Read, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

James Leslie Frank, MD FACS
CoC State Chair

Peter Ashley Burke, MD FACS
COT State Chair

Jacqueline J. Wu, MD FACS
YFA Chapter Representative

Anupamaa Seshadri, MD
RAS Chapter Representative

Show More