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

Quality and Safety Conference: Partnering for Improvement

Partnering for Improvement

July 21–24, 2018 | Orlando, FL

The annual ACS Quality and Safety Conference will showcase the collaborative approach to understanding the fundamentals of quality and safety as applicable across ACS Quality Programs.

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Conference Tracks

The scientific program, scheduled in discipline- and theme-based tracks, will focus specifically on the needs of various learner groups and ACS Quality Programs. Relevant tracks are listed and highlighted by color at the end of the session descriptions. If tracks are not listed, the sessions are applicable to all attendees.

  ADU   = ACS National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®)

 CS   = ACS NSQIP Pediatric and Children’s Surgery Verification

  GER   = Geriatric

 MB    = Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program

  CAN   = Cancer Programs, including the Commission on Cancer and National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

  TRA   = Trauma Programs, including Pediatrics, Verification, Trauma Quality Improvement Program, and Performance Improvement and Patient Safety

 RB   = Optimal Resources for Surgical Quality and Safety