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Great Opportunity For Opioid CME – Time Sensitive!

Great Opportunity For Opioid CME - Time Sensitive! Improve Opioid Prescribing And Pain Management Free CME At Your Fingertips.Up To 5 CME Credits For CME Or CNE ***Fulfills State Licensure Requirements*** ROUTE ONE consists of a 20 question quiz tailored...

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...

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FDA to Stiffen Regs on Surgical Staplers https://t.co/7uW7bQqjt5
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FDA OKs 1st generic nasal spray of overdose reversal drug https://t.co/YHaYvPHddw
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Amid Opioid Prescriber Crackdown, Health Officials Reach Out To Pain Patients https://t.co/vy0oTFhzca
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Feds: Ex-CEO is first drug exec indicted in opioid crisis https://t.co/sXwsCT3PYH
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CMS proposes $4.7 billion to inpatient spending, change wage index https://t.co/AcGLF8IQbD
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The Giants at the Heart of the Opioid Crisis https://t.co/RXxuY0hesW
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HHS extends comment period for interoperability rules https://t.co/GRvi1D03eE
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Updated Breast Cancer Guidelines Urge Wider Access to Genetic Testing https://t.co/Eawqit0UXD
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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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