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North Carolina Chapter E-News – October 2018

Hurricane Florence, NC Surgeons and Residents Answer the CallDr. Anthony Charles to Lead Global Surgery at UNCCongratulations to North Carolina’s 2018 American College of Surgeons Initiate ClassACS 2018 Clinical CongressSupport Operation Sock Drop at #ACSCC182019...

Post Hurricane Florence Resource Links

Post Hurricane Florence Resource Links Dear NC-ACS Members, The North Carolina Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (NC-ACS) has assembled some websites and information to assist you in the aftermath of the epic storm, Hurricane Florence. If you have insurance,...

ACS Research Grant Opportunities

ACS Research Grant Opportunities The American College of Surgeons announces the following research awards for U.S. and Canadian members: George H.A. Clowes, Jr., MD, FACS Memorial Research Career Development Award Five-year scholarship providing $45,000 per year in...

Twitter – @NCSurgeons

Gov. Cooper to declare state of emergency ahead of winter storm https://t.co/wPDD5TJHhY
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RT @tuttlejebetsy: 3rd pancreas transplant this month ⁦@Vidant_Health⁩ ⁦@ECUSurgery⁩ ⁦@WomenSurgeons#ilooklikeatransplantsurgeon https://…
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RT @TraumaMPH: Stay safe, Charlotte! Snow coming this weekend, lanes will be like... https://t.co/OuR5OtlHvh
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RT @UNCneurosurgery: Dr @michaeljcools wrapped up his presentation on "Readmissions following prenatal vs postnatal #myelomeningocele repai…
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The Health 202: House Democrats want more aggressive scrutiny of health-care mergers https://t.co/jy0a5wR0Xs
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Critics say new transplant rules will benefit big city medical centers https://t.co/fktOT2lTmG
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Read the NC taskforce report, Co-Chaired by Rep. Gregory F. Murphy, MD, FACS, online at https://t.co/AUeQdZjaaY
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NC State Rep. Greg Murphy, MD, FACS Co-chaired this important taskforce. Thank you for your leadership & vision! #SurgeonLeader Read the entire report at... https://t.co/6mFS420BoT
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Infective Endocarditis: Spike in N.C. Linked to Opioid Epidemic https://t.co/X6jJcEQ4hP
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Study links stress from EHR use to physician burnout https://t.co/uzPThk9MQD
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The North Carolina Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member! It’s your membership that will continue to let the Chapter focus on important issues facing North Carolina surgeons.

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The Future. Through the Eyes of a Surgeon

As health care changes, it is critical that surgeons continue to have a strong voice and seat at the table in all patient care decisions. Check out this new video encouraging Fellows to become actively involved in helping the ACS take bold steps and speak with a unified voice on behalf of patients.

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