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National Doctors' Day—March 30

National Doctors' Day is March 30Celebrate and honor your mentor on National Doctors’ Day, March 30, through the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Foundation.

Often, we search for ways to pay tribute to colleagues, family, or friends who have made a meaningful impact on our careers and professional development. Tribute gifts—gifts made in memory of or in honor of someone—are a thoughtful way to say thank you. The ACS has helped thousands of young surgeons learn from mentors and grow into mentors themselves.The ACS Foundation wants to help you celebrate and thank your mentor on National Doctors’ Day.

Make a donation on or before March 30, and the ACS Foundation will send an acknowledgment letter to your honoree (or family if in memoriam) noting the National Doctors’ Day celebration. A special recognition page, sponsored by the ACS Foundation, will feature all participating donors and honorees in the Bulletin, Bulletin Brief, and on the ACS website.

Your generous contribution will show your gratitude while simultaneously advancing the ACS mission of saving lives. You may give to honor a non-physician mentor—a professor, parent, colleague, or anyone who helped you become the surgeon you are today. When you give, you may include comments about what your mentor has meant to you. All donors and their honorees will be featured in a special recognition listing in the Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons and on the ACS website.