American College of Surgeons

The American College of Surgeons is an educational association of surgeons created in 1913. Wikipedia

  • Abbreviation:  ACS or ACoS
  • Type:  Professional association
  • Tax ID no.:  36-2192800
  • Legal status:  501(c)(3)
  • Headquarters:  Chicago, Illinois
  • Location:  United States
  • Membership:  82,000
  • Official language:  English
  • President, Board of Regents:  Julie A. Freischlag, MD, FACS, FRCSEd(Hon), DFSVS
  • Chair, Board of Regents:  Anton N. Sidawy, MD, FACS
  • Executive Director:  Patricia L. Turner
  • Subsidiaries:  American College of Surgeons Prof Assoc, ACSPA Surgeons PAC, American College of Surgeons Foundation, Surgeons Asset Management, ACS East Ontario LLC
  • Revenue (2014):  $108,526,895
  • Expenses (2014):  $83,866,437
  • Endowment:  $231,379,060
  • Volunteers (2013):  250
  • Mission:  To improve the care of the surgical patient and to safeguard standards of care in an optimal and ethical practice environment.
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo