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of the American College of Surgeons

Annual Meeting

August 10 – 12, 2018

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TNACS Call for Abstracts – 2018 Annual Meeting

Call for Abstracts - 2018 Annual Meeting The TNACS Program Committee is now accepting abstracts for consideration for the 2018 TNACS Annual Meeting. The Meeting will be August 8-10, 2018, at the Doubletree by Hilton, Downtown Nashville. Submit your...

100 Years of Setting the Quality Standard

100 Years of Setting the Quality Standard Dear ACS Chapter Presidents, Governors, and Executive Directors/Administrators: At the 2017 Clinical Congress last month, Dr. David B. Hoyt, Executive Director, ACS, debuted a new video about ACS and the 100 years...

Congratulations to the 2017 TNACS Annual Meeting Resident Paper Competition Award Winners!

Congratulations to the 2017 TNACS Annual Meeting Resident Paper Competition Award Winners! Cancer Paper Competition – Dr. Fleming First place: Predictors for the development and functional outcomes of scoliosis in long-term survivors of sarcoma, Rodrigo B. Interiano...

Chapter Leaders Attend Leadership and Advocacy Symposium

A group of TN Surgeons including Drs. William Edwards and Gayle Minard, who are TNACS Governors, and Drs. Max Langham, Heath Giles, and Bart Clements visited Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker during the ACS Advocacy Summit. The group discussed MACRA...

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Joint Commission urges hospitals to address workplace violence https://t.co/2KEKQwEATy
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Congress Urged To Cut Medicare Payments To Many Stand-Alone ERs https://t.co/2abSF6DDec
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UnitedHealth's first-quarter revenue climbs as Medicare Advantage membership grows https://t.co/2AIJMR3t25
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RT @AmBdSurg: #Congratulations to ABS Chair Dr. Mary Klingensmith on being named a 2018-2019 Fellow of the Executive Leadership in Academic…
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RT @JSurgEduc: New #VisualAbstract from @VUSM and @VUMCTrauma https://t.co/jqn3xnRRar Web-based triage tool and TBSA protocol refinement-->…
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RT @TraumaDawg: A simple web tool can reduce trauma triage errors by over 50%. Great work by @VUSM student David Stonko. @VUMCSurgery https…
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Tariffs could drive drug and medical device prices higher https://t.co/9y4BFfBjIl
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2018 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.

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