MISSION STATEMENT FOR sccacs

To be responsible for and endeavor to attain within Southern California the objectives of the American College of Surgeons. These include elevating the standards of surgery, establishing a standard of competency and character for practitioners of surgery, providing a method of granting membership in the organization, educating the public and the profession to understand that the practice of surgery calls for special training and that the surgeon elected to Fellowship in this College has had such training and is properly qualified to practice surgery.

Purpose of the Chapter:

To promote the aims, interests, ideals and programs of the American College of Surgeons and to serve as a means of communication between the members of the Chapter and the College. To elevate the standards of practice, training and education in surgery and provide a means through which the Fellows may communicate with other professional and civic groups concerned with the improved delivery of health care.

 

DR. THOMAS RUSSELL

CELEBRATION OF LIFE AND LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD at Clinical Congress
A memorial service for Dr. Russell will be held Wednesday, October 29 at 6:00 PM in Room 130-131 of the Moscone Convention Center North - Exhibit Level during the upcoming Clinical Congress. Dr. Russell will also be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award, to be presented posthumously during Convocation on the evening of Sunday, October 26. 

MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

The Membership year is January to December each year. Renewal invoices have been mailed, but you have the option of renewing your membership online! You will need your membership login information sent by email. Contact the Chapter office if you have any questions.

Membership Dues Renewal