CONFERENCE AGENDA

Friday Schedule  

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm​    Annual Business Meeting 

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm​   Round Table Discussion & Social   

Saturday Schedule   

 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM   Open time with exhibitors

 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM   Emergencies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Do's and Don'ts

Speaker: Maria Michailidou, MD

 8:35 AM - 9:20 AM   ABS Continuous Certification Update 

Speaker: Anne Larkin, MD

9:25 AM - 9:55 AM   Complex Hernia Management  

Speaker: Tom Brady, MD

Stretch Break with Exhibitors   |   10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join the program exhibitors for a short break. Visit their virtual exhibit booths and collect all the hidden codes for a chance to win the MEACS raffle. You must be listening to claim your prize!

10:35 AM - 11:20 AM   Five Things a Surgeon Needs to Know About Mental Wellness 

Speaker:  Greg Marley, LCSW

Resources

11:25 AM - 11:55 AM   Commission on Cancer Update 

Speaker: Tim Fitzgerald, MD

11:55 PM - 12:15 PM   Grab lunch for luncheon presentation   

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM     KEYNOTE SPEAKER - Lunch With ACS 

American College of Surgeons Responds to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Speaker: Dr. Valerie Rusch, MD, FACS

President, ACS  |  Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Stretch Break with Exhibitors   |   1:15 PM - 1:30 PM   

Join the program exhibitors for a short break. Visit their virtual exhibit booths and collect all the hidden codes for a chance to win the MEACS raffle. You must be listening to claim your prize!

Resident Research  |   1:30 PM - 3:10 PM

Aaron Barnes (Dartmouth Hitchcock)       |  1:30 PM - 1:50 PM

Alison Pletch (Maine Medical Center)    |  1:50 PM - 2:10 PM

Obieze Nwanna-Nzewunwa (Maine Medical Center)     |  2:10 PM - 2:30 PM

Joseph Mack (Maine Medical Center)   |  2:30 PM - 2:50 PM

Claim Your CME

The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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