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

Quality Workgroup


Joseph Sakran, MD, FACS

About Us

The role of the Quality Workgroup is to give the next generation of leaders a stronger voice in ACS on critical issues as they arise.


  • Establish a foundation of participation in ACS activities across the quality spectrum
  • Identify quality issues of critical importance to young fellows
  • Encourage bi-directional communication between YFA and ACS senior leadership