American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Exhibitor Information

Clinical Congress 2021 will be a virtual meeting taking place October 23–27. There will be a virtual exhibit hall offering various levels of participation and exposure. Building on the success of last year’s first virtual Congress, we are confident we can again offer a best-in-class educational event for all attendees, presenters, and exhibitors. The program will focus on the latest advances in surgical science, practice, and education, all celebrated under this year’s theme, “Resilience in the Pursuit of Excellence.” Please download the exhibitor prospectus for additional details.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be advertising opportunities for the virtual element of Clinical Congress 2021?

Yes, there are many opportunities for those who wish to advertise in conjunction with the virtual meeting. Please contact Melanie Holt at TriStar Publishing ( or 913-491-4200 x487) for more information on how you can increase your visibility at virtual Clinical Congress.

Learn about advertising opportunities

Are there any Satellite Symposia opportunities in 2021?

Yes, there are multiple time slots available at this time for Satellite Symposia. Please contact Randon Marks, Senior Exhibits Coordinator, for more information or download the brochure below.

Learn about the Satellite Symposia

Current Satellite Symposia Schedule

Evidence-Based Approach to Challenging Cases During a Pandemic

Tuesday, October 26 | 8:00–9:00 am CT
Vedra Augenstein, MD, MS, MCG, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Paul J. Kim, DPM, MS, FACFAS
Medical Director of the Wound Program
Professor, Dept of Plastic & Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern, Clements University Hospital, Dallas, TX
Presented by 3M Health Care

Approaches to a Right Reconstructive Lumpectomy™ Breast Surgery

Tuesday, October 26 | 5:30–6:30 pm CT
Linda K. Han, MD, FACS, FSSO
Director, breast oncology, Parkview Cancer Institute, Fort Wayne, IN
Chair, breast tumor site team, chief surgery quality and optimization officer, Parkview Health, Fort Wayne, IN
Adjunct professor of clinical surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Presented by Hologic Inc.

Building My daVinci Hernia Practice in an Outpatient Setting: Impact on the Institution and Our Patients

Tuesday, October 26 | 5:30–6:30 pm CT
Andrew Duffy, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Associate professor of surgery; associate surgical chief, digestive health; and medical director, Yale New Haven Health System Hernia Program, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
Presented by Intuitive

How I Approached Colectomy With da Vinci in an Ambulatory Setting

Wednesday, October 27 | 5:30–6:30 pm CT
Laila Rashidi, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Colorectal surgeon, Tacoma General Hospital, Tacoma, WA
Presented by Intuitive

My Experience Using the da Vinci Xi in Foregut and Bariatric Cases

Wednesday, October 27 | 5:30–6:30 pm CT
Carlos Galvani, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Professor of surgery and chief, MIS/bariatric surgery, Tulane School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Presented by Intuitive

Do I need to cancel my hotel reservation(s)?

No, all existing hotel reservations made through the official housing provider of Clinical Congress, onPeak, have been canceled automatically and you will receive an emailed confirmation. If you secured housing outside of the official room block, you are responsible for the cancellation of those reservations and for any cancellation fees that may have been incurred.

Current Exhibitors

3M Health Care
ACS Insurance Program
Acute Innovations/Acumed, LLC
Allergan Aesthetics
Army Medical Recruiting
Artery Studios, Inc.
Cipher Surgical, Inc.
DePuy Synthes
EndoGastric Solutions
Ethicon US, LLC
EziSurg Medical Co., Ltd.
General Surgery News
Gore & Associates
Heron Therapeutics, Inc.

IU Kelley School of Business Physician MBA
Kapp Surgical Instrument, Inc.
Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc.
Merck & Co., Inc.
Northwell Health Physician Partners
Pacira BioSciences, Inc.
TELA Bio, Inc.
United States Navy Recruiting Command
Weatherby Healthcare
Wolters Kluwer

Important Contacts

TriStar Publishing (Advertising)

Melanie Holt
913-491-4200 x487

General Questions

Randon Marks
Senior Exhibits Coordinator, American College of Surgeons