2019 APDS Program at ACS Clinical Congress

The APDS will be presenting two panels on key issues in surgery resident education. Panels will include talks by expert speakers as well as a panel discussion. The first topic is ‘Time to Venture Out Into the World – A Read More

2020 APDS RFP Request

Completed applications should be emailed to apds@mindspring.com and the subject line should read: “2020 APDS Research and Education Fund RFP”. Click here for the RFP Application

ACS Resources for Governors

The BoG Newsletter is published quarterly and contains news of relevance and interest to Governors, covering American College of Surgeons (ACS) news and events, special human interest stories, and Pillar updates. https://www.facs.org/about-acs/governance/board-of-governors/resources   Video: 2016 APDS Sessions at ACS Clinical Read More

Silbergleit Award

The APDS introduced the Silbergleit Award at the annual meeting in Seattle.  The award is presented to APDS members for 25 years of continuous service as both a member of the APDS and Program Director. The inaugural award was presented Read More

Fellowship Start Date

Colleagues, On behalf of the Fellowship Start Date Task Force chaired by Dan Vargo, I am pleased to share with you some exciting news. For some time, the APDS has supported the concept of having the fellowship start moved back Read More

CME Information

Contact the Association for Surgical Education at 310-215-1226 or email info@surgicaleducation.com for information on the 2018 ACS CME.

APDS Committees & Task Forces in Action

Current APDS members can access the APDS Committees and Task Forces in Action Reports by clicking on the APDS Committees & Task Forces in Action link under the “Quicklinks” section of the APDS website.