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

Membership Committee


Scott B. Grant, MD, MBE


Priya Iyer, MD


Heidi Hon, MD

About Us

The Membership Committee is a subcommittee of the Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons (RAS-ACS). We are comprised of residents and associate fellows interested in member recruitment, International Exchange, and mentoring opportunities.


  • Introduce RAS-ACS to residents at the national, state, and local levels
  • Educate surgical residents about the benefits of participation in the ACS
  • Organize and execute recruitment strategies to increase participation
  • Encourage international collaboration between surgical societies at the resident level
  • Promote and organize international exchange programs for trainees
  • Identify appropriate international venues for participation in society activities
  • Assist in authoring articles for the Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons