Join us at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort for the Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (FCACS) Annual Meeting taking place March 22-23, 2019.
This meeting is a great way to:
Stay tuned for a full agenda and faculty.
To make your reservations, please call 1-888-430-4999 and ask for the FCACS room rate, which starts at $239/night++. You can also visit this link to book your room online. The special group rate is available until February 28, 2019 or until the room block is ﬁlled.
If you are a resident or qualifying trainee, and wish to participate in any of the following events taking place at the annual meeting, please sign-up using the links below. You must be registered for the annual meeting to participate:
Residents Surgical Jeopardy: Resident teams from surgery programs throughout Florida are invited to sign-up to participate in this yearly knowledge-based competition taking place Saturday, March 23rd from 8:00 – 9:00 AM. The winning team gets the opportunity to represent the state at the 2019 ACS Clinical Congress Jeopardy competition. All teams must consist of at least 2 people, and no one on the team should be set to graduate until after the 2019 academic year. To sign-up your team, please click here.
Surgical Simulation Session/Surgical Olympics: The purpose of this session, being held Friday, March 22nd from 3:00 – 6:00 PM, is to allow trainees and residents to put their skills to practice using hands-on materials at 5 unique skill stations. At each station you will be instructed and graded on a particular skill set(s). The 2 highest-scoring residents of this competition will have their names submitted to the ACS for possible participation in the ACS Clinical Congress surgical Olympics competition. Don’t want to be graded, but still want to practice your skills? That’s okay, too. Sign-up here so we can get an accurate headcount.
General Surgery Certifying Examination (CE) Mock Oral Practice Session: This session, taking place from 10:00 – 11:30 AM on Saturday March 23, is open to PGY4 and PGY 5 residents only, with the purpose being to be provide a setting for you to prepare for the ABS general surgery certification exam. Sign-up here.
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