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

Contact Trauma Programs

633 N. Saint Clair St. Chicago, IL 60611
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 am–5:00 pm (Central)

Committee on Trauma (COT)

Central COT: 312-202-5155 or cot@facs.org
Regional COT: 312-202-5155 or rcot@facs.org

Trauma Programs

Stop the Bleed Program

312-202-5790 or stopthebleed@facs.org

Trauma Education Programs

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) 312-202-5160 or ATLS@facs.org
Rural Trauma Team Development Course (RTTDC) 312-202-5160 or RTTDC@facs.org
Disaster and Emergency Preparedness (DMEP) 312-202-5160 or cotDisaster@facs.org
Trauma Evaluation and Management (TEAM) 312-202-5160 or ATLS@facs.org
Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma (ASSET) 312-202-5160 or ASSET@facs.org
Advanced Trauma Operative Management (ATOM) 312-202-5160 or ATOM@facs.org
Basic Endovascular Skills for Trauma (BEST) 312-202-5160 or BEST@facs.org
Trauma CME 312-202-5168 or Traumacme@facs.org
Technical Support for:
  • Course Management System
  • Learning Management System
  • MyATLS App
312-202-5160 or MyAtlsSupport@facs.org

Trauma Quality Programs

 
Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP)
  • TQIP Participation
  • Data Submission
  • TQIP reports
  • TQIP conference
  • Participant Use File (PUF)
312-202-5680 or TraumaQuality@facs.org
Performance Improvement and Patient Safety (PIPS)
  • PIPS Best Practice Guidelines
  • PIPS Mortality Reporting System
312-202-5680 or pips@facs.org
Verification, Review, and Consultation (VRC)
  • Site visit application
  • Optimal Resources for the Care of the Injured Patient
  • Virtual site visits
312-202-5940 or cotvrc@facs.org
Annual Call for Data (NTDB)
  • Participation
  • Data Submission
TraumaQuality@facs.org
National Trauma Data Standard (NTDS)

312-202-5680 or TraumaQuality@facs.org

Advancing Leadership in Trauma Center Management (ALTCM) Course ALTCM@facs.org

Trauma Systems Programs

Trauma Systems Consultation Program (TSCP)
  • Consultation inquiries
  • Regional Trauma Systems: Optimal Elements, Integration, and Assessment Systems Consultation Guide
312-202-5942 or traumasystems@facs.org
National Trauma Systems
  • EMS
  • Disaster
  • Rural
312-202-5942 or traumasystems@facs.org
Injury Prevention
  • Firearm injury prevention
  • Trauma informed care
  • Advocacy and position statements
312-202-5942 or injuryprevention@facs.org

Advocacy and Health Policy

 
Visit our advocacy section to find staff contacts and learn about what the ACS Division of Advocacy and Health Policy is doing for you.

Trauma Program Leadership

Chair, Committee on Trauma
Jeffrey D. Kerby, MD, PhD, FACS
312-202-5155
jkerbey@facs.org
Medical Director, Trauma Programs
Eileen M. Bulger, MD, FACS
312-202-5155
ebulger@facs.org
Medical Director, Trauma Quality Programs
Avery Nathens, MD, FACS
312-202-5155
anathens@facs.org
Program Director, Stop the Bleed
Lenworth M. Jacobs Jr., MD MPH FACS
312-202-5790
stopthebleed@facs.org
Administrative Director, Trauma Programs
Jean Clemency
312-202-5502
jclemency@facs.org
Assistant Director, Trauma Quality Programs
Melanie Neal
312-202-5536
mneal@facs.org
Senior Manager, Trauma Education Programs
Katie Strong
312-202-5160 
kstrong@facs.org