Call for Abstracts and Videos

 

The Call for Abstracts and Videos for Clinical Congress 2019, October 27–31 in San Francisco, is now open.

The Owen H. Wangensteen Scientific Forum offers researchers the opportunity to present the results of their original, basic science, clinical, education, health sciences, and translational research. 

The Video-Based Education Sessions aim to educate surgeons and members of surgical teams in order to improve the care of the surgical patient as well as safeguard the standards of care in an optimal practice environment. 

Start submitting abstracts and videos today. The last day to submit abstracts and videos is Friday, March 1, 2019 at 11:59 pm (CST).

 

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MISSION STATEMENT FOR sccacs

To be responsible for and endeavor to attain within Southern California the objectives of the American College of Surgeons. These include elevating the standards of surgery, establishing a standard of competency and character for practitioners of surgery, providing a method of granting membership in the organization, educating the public and the profession to understand that the practice of surgery calls for special training and that the surgeon elected to Fellowship in this College has had such training and is properly qualified to practice surgery.

Purpose of the Chapter:

To promote the aims, interests, ideals and programs of the American College of Surgeons and to serve as a means of communication between the members of the Chapter and the College. To elevate the standards of practice, training and education in surgery and provide a means through which the Fellows may communicate with other professional and civic groups concerned with the improved delivery of health care.

MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

For current Chapter members, the Membership year is January to December each year. Renewal invoices have been mailed, but you have the option of renewing your membership online! You will need your membership login information - your username is your Chapter ID number on your renewal invoice. Contact the Chapter office if you need assistance.

Membership Dues Renewal

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The Southern California Chapter, the largest and most active in the American College of Surgeons, has become a strong, relevant force representing both surgeons and surgical patients. Be part of the movement and JOIN the Chapter today! Dues are $150/year.

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Author Instructions

Are you preparing to present a paper in Santa Barbara and need to submit manuscript for publication in The American Surgeon Journal? You can find instructions for preparing the manuscript for the Journal here. Be sure to submit the manuscript to the Chapter's Recorder's email address.

Author Instructions