Become FACS in 2023 – Dec. 1 Deadline Approaching

As President of the Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), I encourage you to take the next important step in your surgical career and apply to become a Fellow of the ACS (FACS) if you meet the eligibility requirements.

If you meet the requirements, the deadline to apply and become a Fellow in 2023 is December 1, 2022.

The application is online, will prepopulate with your profile information once you’ve logged in, and is free – if your ACS dues are paid. Click here to apply!

I would also like to encourage you to get involved with the Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons. Our chapter works closely with the ACS to offer:

If you have any questions about the benefits of Fellowship or our chapter, please do not hesitate to contact me at

Best regards,
J. Sharma, MD, FACS, FACE
William C McGarity Chair in Endocrine Surgery and Professor of Surgery
Vice-chair for Patient Safety, Quality and Innovation
Department of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 727-1540