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

Clinical Congress Board of Governor Activities

Saturday, October 21

B/G Executive Committee Meeting

12:00 noon–1:00 pm

B/G Workgroup Meetings

  • Best Practices Workgroup, 1:00–2:30 pm
  • Chapter Activities Domestic Workgroup, 1:00–2:30 pm
  • Chapter Activities International Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Continuing Education Workgroup, 1:00–2:30 pm
  • Grassroots Engagement Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Fiscal Affairs Committee, 3:00–4:00 pm
  • Health Policy and Advocacy Workgroup, 1:00–2:30 pm
  • Newsletter Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Patient Education Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Physician Competency and Health Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Surgical Care Delivery Workgroup, 1:00–2:30 pm
  • Surgical Training Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Surgical Volunteerism and Humanitarian Awards Workgroup, 2:30–4:00 pm
  • Survey Workgroup, 1:00–2:30 pm

B/G Pillar Meetings

4:00–5:00 pm

  • Advocacy and Health Policy Pillar
  • Communications Pillar
  • Education Pillar
  • Member Services Pillar
  • Quality Pillar

Canadian Regents/Governors Meeting

5:00–6:00 pm

International Governors and Chapter Presidents Meetings

5:00–6:30 pm

  • Region 14—Latin America Governors Meeting
  • Region 15—European Governors Meeting
  • Region 16—Asia and Australasia Governors Meeting
  • Region 17—Middle East and North Africa Governors Meeting

Sunday, October 22

Board of Governors Annual Meeting and Luncheon

8:00 am–2:30 pm
Breakfast begins at 7:00 am
Lunch at 1:00 pm

Convocation Robing

(Room Reserved for Governors Only)
4:30–5:45 pm

Convocation Ceremony

(All Governors Welcome)
6:00–8:00 pm

President’s Reception for New Fellows

8:00–9:30 pm

Monday, October 23

Opening Ceremony/Martin Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the American Urological Association

8:00–9:30 am

Nominating Committees of the Board of Governors and Fellows Meeting

(Nominating Committee Members Only)
9:00–10:00 am

International Reception

(International Governors Only)
5:30–7:00 pm

Tuesday, October 24

International Governors and Chapter Officers Meeting

10:00 am–12:00 noon

Board of Governors Reception and Dinner

(Black Tie)
7:00–11:00 pm

Wednesday, October 25

Board of Governors Adjourned Meeting

8:00–9:00 am
Breakfast begins at 7:00 am

B/G Executive Committee Meeting

9:15–10:15 am

Annual Business Meeting of Members

4:15–5:15 pm

ACS Social Event: Taste of the City

5:00–7:00 pm