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TN Chapter, ACS – Call for Abstracts is Now Open for 2019 Annual Meeting

TN Chapter, ACS - Call for Abstracts is Now Open for 2019 Annual Meeting The Program Committee of the Tennessee Chapter, American College of Surgeons (TNACS) is accepting abstracts for consideration for the resident paper competitions being held during the...

TNACS eNews – ACS Survey and More!

TNACS eNews - September 2018 - ACS Survey and More! In this issue: 2018 TNACS Annual Meeting ACS Survey ABS Accepting Nominations for At-Large Director Southeastern Surgical Congress Call for Abstracts Now Open Congratulations to 2018 Resident Paper...

Surgical Jeopardy Winners

Surgical Jeopardy Winners Erica Davanian and Jordan Crittenden, UTHSC-Nashville The UTHSC-Nashville Team!

Congratulations to the 2018 TNACS Annual Meeting Clinical Science Competition Second Place Winner!

Clinical Science Competition Second Place Winner Reducing Expansion Visits In Immediate Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction: A Comparative Study Of Prepectoral And Subpectoral Expander Placement Blair Wormer MD; Vanderbilt University Medical...

Congratulations to the 2018 TNACS Annual Meeting Clinical Science Competition First Place Winner!

Clinical Science Competition First Place Winner Optimal Predictor Of Gonadal Viability In Testicular Torsion: Time To Treat Versus Duration Of Symptoms Olivia Morin MD; UT College of Medicine Chattanooga

Twitter – @TNChapterACS

Health Plans For State Employees Use Medicare’s Hammer On Hospital Bills https://t.co/CLBnoSr5nG
#Airambulance companies have continued to add air bases, particularly in the Southern and Western United States, even as they hiked their average charges by more than 60%. https://t.co/6SKicXg1S2
Government watchdog: Costly air ambulances can put patients at 'financial risk' https://t.co/jaXh0eEJXP
RT @AmCollSurgeons: Listen to @rwinfield11 speak about the benefits of participating in your local ACS chapter: https://t.co/20CS9HXB37 #AC…
RT @AmCollSurgeons: Reducing Implicit Bias: Association of Women Surgeons #HeForShe Task Force Best Practice Recommendations https://t.co/u
RT @utgsm: This is how @uthsc COM students experience @nrmp Match Day in Knoxville. Watch the UTGSM #MatchDay Run to the 50-Yard Line at @N…
RT @AshGosain: Danke schön Prof. Rothe & the entire #kinderchirurgie @ChariteBerlin Dept for being such amazing hosts over the last few day…
RT @Rachel_Koch: Academic institutions can invest by hiring faculty to lead this work and mentor the vast number of trainees who are passio…
RT @UTChattSurgery: We are so proud to offer dedicated research time as part of our program. #SurgEd #Surgtweeting #Residency https://t.co/
RT @ReganWilliamsMD: Great opportunity to learn about the exciting work being done by the ACS COT #COT2019 @LeBonheurChild @RegOneHealthFDN

2019 Membership

The Tennessee Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member! It’s your membership that will continue to let the Chapter focus on important issues facing Tennessee surgeons.

The Future. Through the Eyes of a Surgeon

As health care changes, it is critical that surgeons continue to have a strong voice and seat at the table in all patient care decisions. Check out this new video encouraging Fellows to become actively involved in helping the ACS take bold steps and speak with a unified voice on behalf of patients.

TNACS Advocacy Day

Stop the Bleed

June 18, 2018

Bleedingcontrol.org provides diagrams, news, videos and other resources with the goal of giving information to the public to learn proper bleeding control techniques.

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