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Welcome to the Tennessee Chapter
of the American College of Surgeons

Annual Meeting

August 10 – 12, 2018

Upcoming Events

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Stop the Bleed Event / TNACS Advocacy Day

Stop the Bleed Event / TNACS Advocacy Day Join us on June 18, 2018, for Advocacy Day in Nashville, hosted by the Tennessee Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (TNACS) and the Tennessee Committee of Trauma (TN-COT). We will offer Stop The Bleed...

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...

Twitter – @TNChapterACS

Emergency doctors: Hospitals aren't 'fully prepared' for natural disasters, mass casualty incidents | FierceHealthcare https://t.co/7uFQ8OVU7M
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House Energy and Commerce Committee approved 32 bills to help lessen #opioid use and improve treatment for substance abusers. https://t.co/1xjmLwYnBq
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Stop the Bleed Event / TNACS Advocacy Day https://t.co/iA6rh7vuHg
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Thanks Representative Jim Cooper for visiting with TN surgeons today! @SurgeonsVoice #ACSLAS2018 https://t.co/UyNk86QPXk
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TN Chapter leaders excited to be attending TN Tuesday @SurgeonsVoice #ACSLAS18 https://t.co/bYQEu2TceE
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RT @tnmed: Reminder: Professional privilege tax is due June 1. Every physician with an active license from the TN Board of Medical Examiner…
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RT @TomVargheseJr: . @Shalgian leads the opening session on the principles of Strategic Advocacy. "It's all about building coalitions" No…
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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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