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Benefits of ACS International Membership

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If you apply now at the ACS Fellow, Associate Fellow, or Resident membership level and use the discount code, ACSNew, the application fee will be waived. This offer is only available for new member applications between April 15, 2021 and June 30, 2021.

(Recorded on April 22, 2021)

This informational webinar reviews the various benefits of joining as an International Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). Staff from the ACS Division of Member Services highlight key member benefits and explain the process to apply to become a Fellow of the College. In addition, listen to testimonials from two ACS Fellows and chapter leaders as they describe their membership journeys and how ACS has enhanced their international surgical careers.

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Elmi Muller, MBChB, FACS

Elmi Muller, MBChB, FACS
Vice President, ACS South Africa Chapter and Groote Schuur Hospital, Department of Surgery, Cape Town, South Africa

Cory Petty

Cory Suzan Petty
Senior Manager, Membership, ACS Division of Member Services, Chicago, IL

Karen M. Freeman, MS, CAE

Karen M. Freeman, MS, CAE
Manager, Domestic and International Credentialing, ACS Division of Member Services, Chicago, IL

Fernanda Lage Lima Dantas, MD, MPH, TCBC, FACS

Fernanda Lage Lima Dantas, MD, MPH, TCBC, FACS
Chapter Leader, ACS Brazil Chapter, and Federal University of Acre, Acre State Health Department, Health Care System for Women and Children/Acre Clinical Hospital, Rio Branco, Brazil