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Clinical Congress 2020

2020 ACS Announcements/Agenda 

Clinical Congress Military Events

Owen H. Wangensteen Scientific Forum: Dedication, Excellence in Research, and Resident & Research Scholarship
Military Abstracts
Saturday, October 3 | 1600-1655 CDT

Excelsior Surgical Society Edward D. Churchill Lecture
Tuesday, October 06 | 0900-1000 CDT

Presiding Officer: Captain Gordon G. Wisbach, MD, MBA, FACS, MC, USN, President, Excelsior Surgical Society
Lecturer: Major General Jonathan Woodson, MD, FACS, US Army Reserve
Title: "American Surgery: The Imperative to Lead and Evolve at the Speed of Relevance."

Please find more information about the virtual Clinical Congress 2020 here.

Excelsior Surgical Society Events

Excelsior Surgical Society Business Meeting
Friday, September 18 | 1300–1500 CDT

6th Annual Excelsior Surgical Society Symposium
Enterprise-Wide Military Surgical Care
Thursday-Friday, October 08-09 | 0900–1200 CDT

Call for Nominations

Do you or someone you know in Excelsior have a desire to become actively involved as a leader in the Excelsior Surgical Society? If so, nominations will be open again September 1, 2020!

  1. Nominations can be submitted via SurveyMonkey. Click here for the 2020-2021 Nominations Form.
  2. Nominations close on October 8, 2020, at 1200 CDT.
  3. Voting opens via SurveyMonkey on October 8, 2020, at 1300 CDT. Voting link will be distributed to Excelsior members via email.
  4. Voting closes on October 9, 2020, at 1000 CDT.

Questions regarding the Excelsior Surgical Society or the MHSSPACS should be directed to Mr. Garrett Kirk at or Ms. Jennifer Gregory at