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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Membership Benefits
ACS
Trauma Programs

Regional Committees on Trauma

Chair, ACS Regional Committees on Trauma: Warren Charles Dorlac, MD FACS, Fort Collins, CO

Region 1

Chief: Charles A. Adams, MD, FACS, Providence, RI
Connecticut: Kevin M. Schuster, MD FACS, New Haven, CT
Massachusetts: Tracey A. Dechert, MD, FACS, Boston, MA
Maine: Amy Fenwick, MD, FACS, Bangor, ME
New Hampshire: Eric D. Martin, MD, FACS, Lebanon, NH
Rhode Island: Stephanie N. Lueckel, MD, FACS, Narragansett, RI
Vermont: Ajai Kumar Malhotra, MD, FACS, Burlington, VT

Region 2

Chief: William J. Flynn MD, FACS, Buffalo, NY
New Jersey: Adam D. Fox, MD, FACS, Jersey City, NJ
Greater New York: Matthew A. Bank, MD, FACS, Manhasset, NY
New York State: Moustafa A. Hassan, MD, FACS, Syracuse, NY
Puerto Rico/Virgin Islands: Pablo Rodriquez Ortiz, MD, FACS, San Juan, PR

Region 3

Chief: David T. Efron, MD, FACS, Middle River, MD
Delaware: Kevin M. Bradley, MD, FACS, Newark, DE
Maryland: Raymond Fang, MD, FACS, Baltimore, MD
Pennsylvania: Denise M. Torres, MD, FACS, Danville, PA
District of Columbia: Babak Sarani, MD, FACS, Washington, DC
Virginia: Michel B. Aboutanos, MD, FACS, Richmond, VA
West Virginia: Alison M. Wilson, MD, FACS, Morgantown, WV

Region 4

Chief: Christopher J. Dente, MD, FACS,  Atlanta, GA
Alabama: Kimberly M. Hendershot, MD, FACS, Birmingham, AL
Florida: Peter A. Pappas, MD, FACS,  Sanford, FL
Georgia: Dudley B. Christie III, MD, FACS,  Macon, GA
Kentucky: Brian G. Harbrecht, MD, FACS, Louisville, KY
Mississippi: Matthew E. Kutcher, MD, FACS, Jackson, MS 
North Carolina: David G. Jacobs, MD, FACS, Charlotte, NC
South Carolina: Mark A. Jones, MD, FACS, Columbia, SC
Tennessee: Brian J. Daley, MD, FACS, Knoxville, TN

Region 5

Chief: David J. Schultz, MD, FACS, Neenah, WI
Chicago: James C. Doherty, MD, FACS, Oak Lawn, IL
Illinois: Henry R. Moore, MD, FACS, Urbana, IL
Indiana: Eric W. Streib, MD, FACS,  Indianapolis, IN
Michigan: Thomas J.  Rohs Jr., MD FACS, Kalamazoo, MI
Minnesota: Denise Klinkner, MD, FACS, Rochester, MN
Ohio: Richard L. George, MD, FACS,  Akron, OH
Wisconsin: Mason G. Fisher, MD, FACS, LaCrosse, WI 

Region 6

Chief: John P. Hunt III, MD, FACS, New Orleans, LA
Arkansas: Ronald D. Robertson, MD, FACS, Little Rock, AR
Louisiana: Thomas Jacome, MD, FACS, Baton Rouge, LA
New Mexico: Richard J. Miskimins, MD, FACS, Albuquerque, NM
Oklahoma: Michael S. Charles, MD, FACS, Tulsa, OK
Northern Texas: Michael S. Truitt, MD, FACS, Dallas, TX
Southern Texas: Carlos V. Brown, MD, FACS, Austin, TX

Region 7

Chief: Kimberly Molik, MD, FACS, Wichita, KS
Iowa: Kenneth J. Hartman, MD, FACS, Davenport, IA
Kansas: Stepheny Berry, MD, FACS, Kansas City, KS
Missouri: Douglas J. E. Schuerer, MD, FACS, St. Louis, MO
Nebraska: Eric Kuncir, MD FACS, Omaha, NE

Region 8

Chief: Julie A. Dunn, MD, FACS, Fort Collins, CO
Colorado: Thomas J. Schroeppel, MD, FACS, Colorado Springs, CO
Montana: Barry A. McKenzie, MD, FACS, Billings, MT
North Dakota: Derek D. Kane, MD, FACS, Bismarck, ND
South Dakota: Michael A. Person, MD, FACS, Sioux Falls, SD
Utah: Don Howard Van Boerum, MD, FACS, Salt Lake City, UT
Wyoming: Lisa K. Burton, MD, FACS, Cheyenne, WY

Region 9

Chief: Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS, Los Angeles, CA
Arizona: Jordan A. Weinberg, MD, FACS, Phoenix, AZ
Southern California: Areti Tillou, MD, FACS, FRCSC, Los Angeles, CA
San Diego/Imperial Valley: Laura N. Godat, MD, FACS, San Diego, CA
Northern California: Joseph M. Galante, MD, FACS, Sacramento, CA
Hawaii: David S. Inouye, MD, FACS, Honolulu, HI
Nevada: Douglas Fraser, MD, FACS, Las Vegas, NV  

Region 10

Chief: Saman Arbabi, MD, FACS, Seattle, WA
Alaska: Elisha G. Brownson, MD, FACS, Anchorage, AK
Idaho: Britani R. Hill, MD, FACS, Boise, ID
Oregon: Jennifer M. Watters, MD, FACS, Bend, OR
Washington: Bryce R.H. Robinson, MD, FACS, Seattle, WA

Region 11

Chief: Naisan R. Garraway, MD, FACS, Vancouver, BC
Alberta: Rohan N. Lall, MD, FACS, FRCSC, Calgary, AB
British Columbia: Emilie Joos, MD, FACS, Vancouver, BC
Manitoba: Brendan G. McCarthy, MD, FACS, Winnipeg, MB
Saskatchewan: Jeffrey P. Gaboury, MD, FRCSC, Saskatoon, SK

Region 12

Chief: Tarek S. A. Razek, MD, FACS, Montreal, QC, Canada
Newfoundland: Darrell C. Boone, MD, FACS, St. John’s, NF, Canada
Maritime Provinces: Samuel F. Minor, MD, FACS, Halifax, NS, Canada
Ontario: Paul T. Engels, MD, FACS, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Quebec: Kosar Khwaja, MD, FACS, Montreal, QC, Canada

Region 13

Chief: Stacy A. Shackleford, MD, FACS, Fort Sam Houston, TX
Navy: Travis Polk, MD, FACS, Los Angeles, CA
Army: Jennifer M. Gurney, MD, FACS, San Antonio, TX
Air Force: Brian J. Gavitt, MD, FACS, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Veterans Administration: Kenneth A. Lipshy, MD, FACS, Hampton, VA
Canadian Military: Andrew N. Beckett, MD, FACS, Montreal, ON

Region 14

Chief: Julio L Trostchansky, MD, FACS, Montevideo, Uruguay
Argentina: Ernesto Eduardo Donnelly, MD FACS, Buenos Aires 
Bolivia: Jorge Esteban Foianini, MD, FACS, Santa Cruz
Brazil: Diogo F.V. Garcia, MD, FACS, Sao Paolo
Chile: Francisco Ruiz, MD, FACS, Santiago
Colombia: Andres Mariano Rubiano (Escobar), MD, FACS, Huila
Curaçao: Michel C. J. Berry, MD, FACS, Willemstad, Curaçao
Ecuador: Vicente Eduardo Rodriguez, MD, FACS, Ecuador
Mexico: Vicente Cardona-Infante, MD, FACS, Toluca
Panama: Maria Esther Du Bois, MD, FACS, Panama City
Peru: Jose M. de Vinatea, MD, FACS, Lima
Paraguay: Hugo A. Gomez Fernandez, MD, FACS, Asuncion
Uruguay: Fernando Machado Rodriguez, MD, FACS, Montevideo
Venezuela: Not currently active

Region 15

Chief: Jorgen Joakim Jorgensen, MD, FACS, Hovik, Norway
Israel: Avraham Rivkind, MD, FACS, Jerusalem

Region 16

Chief: Gilberto K. Kit Leung, MBBS, FACS, Hong Kong

Region 17

Chief: George Abi-Saad, MD, FACS, Beirut, Lebanon