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

Clinical Congress Information

Saturday, October 15, 2016

B/G Executive Committee Meeting

(Executive Committee Members Only)
12:30–1:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Dahlia Boardroom/Mezzanine Level

B/G Pillar Meetings

Advocacy and Health Policy Pillar
1:30–2:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 1/Meeting Level 2

Communication Pillar
1:30–2:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 15/Meeting Level 2

Education Pillar
1:30–2:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 3/Meeting Level 2

Member Services Pillar
1:30–2:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 4/Meeting Level 2

Quality Pillar
1:30–2:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 2/Meeting Level 2

B/G Workgroup Meetings

Best Practices Workgroup 
2:30–4:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Mount Vernon Square/Meeting Level 3

Chapter Activities Domestic Workgroup
2:30–4:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 13/Meeting Level 2

Chapter Activities International Workgroup
2:30–4:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 12/Meeting Level 2

Continuing Education Workgroup
4:00–5:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Monument/Meeting Level 4

Coalition Workgroup
2:30–3:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Judiciary Square/Meeting Level 3

Fiscal Affairs (Committee to Study the)
3:00–4:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 16/Meeting Level 2

Health Policy and Advocacy Workgroup
3:30–4:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/China Town/Meeting Level 3

Newsletter Workgroup
3:30–5:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Dupont Circle/Meeting Level 3

Patient Education Workgroup
3:30–5:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Mint/Meeting Level 4

Physician Competency and Health Workgroup
3:00–4:30 pm
Marriott Marquis/Union Station/Meeting Level 3

Surgical Care Delivery Workgroup
2:30–4:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/LeDroit Park/Meeting Level 3

Surgical Training Workgroup
2:30–4:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Shaw/Meeting Level 3

Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup
2:30–4:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Treasury/Meeting Level 4

Survey Workgroup
2:30–4:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 14/Meeting Level 2

Canadian Regents/Governors Meeting

5:00–6:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Woodley Park/Meeting Level 3

International Governor and Chapter President Meetings

5:00–6:30 pm

  • Region 14–Latin America Governors Meeting
    Marriott Marquis/Mount Vernon Square/Meeting Level 3
  • Region 15–European Governors Meeting
    Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 15/Meeting Level 2
  • Region 16Asia and Australasia Governors Meeting
    Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salon 14/Meeting Level 2
  • Region 17Middle East and North Africa Governors Meeting
    Marriott Marquis/Archives/Meeting Level 4

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Board of Governors Annual Meeting and Luncheon

7:45 am–2:30 pm
Annual Meeting: Marriott Marquis/Independence Ballroom Salons/A-E
Luncheon: Marriott Marquis/Liberty Ballroom Salons L&M/Meeting Level 4
Breakfast begins at 7:00 am/Lunch begins at 12:45 pm

Convocation Robing

(Room Reserved for Governors Only)
4:30–5:45 pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center/Level 2

Convocation Ceremony

6:00–8:00 pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center

President’s Reception for New Fellows

8:00–9:30 pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center/Salon ABC/Level 1

Monday, October 17, 2016

Opening Ceremony/Martin Memorial Lecture

Sponsored by the American Urological Association
8:00–9:30 am
Walter E. Washington Convention Center/Hall D/Lower Level

Nominating Committees of the Board of Governors and Fellows Meeting

(Nominating Committee Members Only)
9:00–10:00 am
Marriott Marquis/L’Enfant Plaza/Meeting Level 3

Humanitarian Surgical Outreach at Home and Abroad:

Reports of the 2016 Volunteerism and Humanitarian Award Winners (Optional Attendance)
9:45–11:15 am
Walter E. Washington Convention Center/Room 102/Level 1

International Reception

(International Governors Only)
5:00-7:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Independence E-G/Meeting Level 4

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

International Governors and Chapter Officers Meeting

10:00 am–12:00 noon
Marriott Marquis/China Town/Meeting Level 3

ACS Chapter Speed Networking

(All Governors Welcome)
3:00–5:00 pm
Marriott Marquis/Marquis Ballroom Salons 1-4/Meeting Level 2

Board of Governors Reception and Dinner—Black Tie

7:00–11:00 pm
Reception: Marriott Marquis/Independence Ballroom Salons A-D/Meeting Level 4
Dinner: Marriott Marquis/Liberty Ballroom I-M/Meeting Level 4

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Board of Governors Adjourned Meeting

8:00–9:00 am
Breakfast begins at 7:15 am
Marriott Marquis/Independence Ballroom Salons A-D/Meeting Level 4

B/G Executive Committee Meeting

(Executive Committee members only)
9:15–10:15 am
Marriott Marquis/Treasury/Meeting Level 4

Annual Business Meeting of Members

4:15–5:15 pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center/Room 145/Level 1

ACS Social Event: Taste of the City

5:00–7:00 pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center/Hall D/Lower Level