American College of Surgeons

The American College of Surgeons is an educational association of surgeons created in 1913.[6]

American College of Surgeons
AbbreviationACS or ACoS
FormationNovember 25, 1912; 110 years ago (1912-11-25)[1]
TypeProfessional association
Legal status501(c)(3)[2]
HeadquartersChicago, Illinois
  • United States
Membership (2023)
Official language
Julie A. Freischlag, MD, FACS, FRCSEd(Hon), DFSVS[4]
Anton N. Sidawy, MD, FACS[4]
Patricia L. Turner[5]
SubsidiariesAmerican College of Surgeons Prof Assoc, ACSPA Surgeons PAC, American College of Surgeons Foundation, Surgeons Asset Management, ACS East Ontario LLC[2]
Revenue (2014)
Expenses (2014)$83,866,437[2]
Employees (2013)
Volunteers (2013)

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "American College of Surgeons". Corporation File Detail Report. Illinois Secretary of State. Accessed on May 13, 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h "Form 990: Return of Organization Exempt from Tax". American College of Surgeons. Guidestar. June 30, 2014.
  3. ^ "Membership Benefits | ACS". American College of Surgeons. n.d. Retrieved February 20, 2023.
  4. ^ a b "Board of Regents". American College of Surgeons. Accessed on November 10, 2021.
  5. ^ "Executive Staff". American College of Surgeons. Accessed on May 13, 2016.
  6. ^ American College of Surgeons Online - "What is the American College of Surgeons?"

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