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GSACS eNews September 2018

Inside This Edition: GSACS 2018 Annual Meeting and Day of Trauma GSACS Past President Dr. Thomas E. Reeve Honored Resident Winners at the GSACS 2018 Annual Meeting & Day of Trauma GSACS Well Represented at ACS Leadership & Advocacy Summit The SESC 2019 Annual Meeting...

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ACS Research Grant Opportunities

ACS Research Grant Opportunities The American College of Surgeons announces the following research awards for U.S. and Canadian members: George H.A. Clowes, Jr., MD, FACS Memorial Research Career Development Award Resident Research Scholarships Faculty...

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Renew your ACS Resident membership before December 31

As the President of your local American College of Surgeons (ACS) chapter, I would like to encourage you to renew your ACS Resident membership before December 31 so that you do not lose your benefits in January 2018. Membership in the ACS demonstrates a...

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Stop the Bleed – Georgia’s Response

For Immediate Release: Lori Mabry, Georgia Trauma Foundation Director 404-990-2980 or lori@georgiatraumafoundation.org STOP THE BLEED - GEORGIA'S RESPONSE ATLANTA, Ga. (October 3, 2017) - Today, the Georgia Trauma Foundation, along with the Georgia Trauma Commission,...

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Trauma Day at the Gold Dome a Great Success

A tremendous "THANK YOU" to all who participated in Trauma Awareness Day at the Capitol on February 7, 2017. Over 200 trauma advocates from all across the state spent the day talking to legislators about the trauma system and then trained several hundred lawmakers,...

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November 8 Is A BIG Day for Trauma Funding

Vote YES on Amendment #4 A "yes" vote for Amendment #4 on November 8, 2016 would dedicate revenue from fireworks sales taxes (these taxes are already being imposed and collected) to trauma care, fire protection services and public safety. Origin of Amendment #4 The...

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SGR Repeal Legislation

SGR Repeal Legislation HR 2 passed the US House of Representatives on March 26, 2015 and will available for Senate action in mid April. The following information about HR 2 is supplied by the American College of Surgeons. You can also access FAQ concerning HR 2...

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