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Brooklyn-Long Island Chapter

Brooklyn & Long Island Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (BLIACS) was founded in 1930 and holds the Number One Charter from the College. As the largest Chapter in the State of New York, we are the local representative Chapter for the downstate Fellows. Not only providing continuing medical educational opportunities for our members, but also advocates for the Fellows in assisting in lobby efforts for the ACS.

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

Teresa Barzyz
Executive Director

Phone: (516) 741-3887

Website URL:

Brooklyn-Long Island Chapter of ACS
259 First Street - Suite 408
Mineola NY, 11501
United States

Meeting Information

Young Surgeons Dinner of the Brooklyn-Long Island Chapter: June 04, 2019
Garden City Hotel
45 7th St Garden City, NY, 11530

Contact: Teresa Barzyz
Phone: 516 741 3887


Jeffrey P. Weiss, MD FACS

Gene F. Coppa, MD FACS
President Elect

Armando Enrique Castro, MD FACS

Charles V. Coren, MD FACS

Susan He Lee, MD FACS

James Edward Satterfield, MD FACS

Gady Har-El, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Jeffrey Michael Schwartz, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Lewis Teperman, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Jamie Sue Ullman, MD FACS
Specialty Society Governor

Matthew Alan Bank, MD FACS
COT State Chair

Tara L. Huston, MD FACS
YFA Chapter Representative

Gainosuke Sugiyama, MD FACS
YFA Chapter Representative

Christina Kwock, MD
RAS Chapter Representative

Robert Anthony Laskowski, MD
RAS Chapter Representative

Sam Linton, MD
RAS Chapter Representative

Phoenix Vuong, MD
RAS Chapter Representative

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