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

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Become a member today!

The ACS offers a wide array of membership opportunities for those involved in the surgical profession.

From practicing surgeons representing all surgical specialties, to those pursuing a surgical career, and to those involved with the surgical team, the ACS is here to meet your needs.

If you are a practicing surgeon in a specific specialty, just starting out in your surgical practice, currently enrolled in a residency program, or participating as a member of the surgical team, choose to become a member and take advantage of all the resources available to you.

Realize the Potential of Your Profession

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Domestic Fellows—Applications closed for 2018. Applications for 2019 now being accepted.

International Fellows—Applications closed for 2018. Applications for 2019 now being accepted.

Associate Fellows

Residents

Medical Students

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Become a Fellow

Encourage your young surgeon peers to become FACS. A special session at Clinical Congress 2018 will help explain ACS Fellowship: Why Should I Become FACS and How Do I Do It?

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Affiliate Membership

Join the more than 400 professionals who work in ACS quality programs or departments of surgery, participate in research, provide surgical education, or work for a medical association.

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100 Reasons to Join

Why choose FACS? For 100 years, ACS has been helping surgeons realize the potential of their profession from residency to retirement. Find out how.

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