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

YFA Speed Mentoring Program

Christopher McNicoll, MD, MPH, MS

“Thank you for organizing this Speed Mentoring event! In my opinion, it was a huge success, and I greatly enjoyed meeting the faculty members and hearing their advice. I would recommend it to any fellow or resident attending the next ACS Clinical Congress.”

Christopher McNicoll, MD, MPH, MS
General Surgery Resident, PGY-2
University of Nevada School of Medicine
Las Vegas, Nevada

Tuesday, October 24
4:00–5:00 pm

Application Deadline

August 1

This is an opportunity for early career surgeons (Residents or Associate Fellows of the College) to gain mentorship from established Fellows of the College during a round-robin session at Clinical Congress in San Diego. 

The YFA is seeking applications from members of the College who would like to apply for the YFA Speed Mentoring Program. This is an opportunity to talk to up to five individuals during a one-hour session. We are seeking both mentors and mentees.

Become a Mentee

Become a Mentor


All applicants will be notified by August 21 regarding their participation in the program. 


Please direct questions to Alison Powers at