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Welcome to the Tennessee Chapter
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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How complications drive post-surgery spending upward https://t.co/J58JVN0Ndd
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NIH shifts course on industry opioids partnership after ethics flags raised https://t.co/LFLhx4myqk
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FDA takes a long—and long-term—look at device safety in new plan https://t.co/QfB8tXZ4Ck
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Joint Commission urges hospitals to address workplace violence https://t.co/2KEKQwEATy
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Class-action lawsuit accuses Cigna of cost-shifting scheme to divert administrative charges | FierceHealthcare https://t.co/JEadAYgoKy
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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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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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