ACS Resources for Governors

October 24, 2016

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.   Video: 2016 APDS Sessions at ACS Clinical Read More

Silbergleit Award

July 15, 2015

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

November 11, 2014

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

September 5, 2014

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

APDS Committees & Task Forces in Action

December 23, 2013

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.

Journal of Surgical Education

November 26, 2013

Current APDS members can access the “Journal of Surgical Education” by clicking on the JSE link under the “Dive into APDS” section of the APDS website.

2014 APDS Resident Award

May 8, 2013

The 2014 APDS Resident Award winner is Brian George, MD, of Northwestern University for his paper “Reliability, Validity and Feasibility of the Zwisch Supervision Scale for the Assessment of Resident Operative Autonomy”. The Outstanding Resident Paper Award was established in Read More