Become FACS in 2023 – Dec. 1 Deadline Approaching

As President of the North Carolina Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), I encourage you to take the next important step in your surgical career and apply to become a Fellow of the ACS (FACS) if you meet the eligibility requirements.

If you meet the requirements, the deadline to apply and become a Fellow in 2023 is December 1, 2022.

The application is online, will prepopulate with your profile information once you’ve logged in, and is free – if your ACS dues are paid. Click here to apply.

I would also like to encourage you to get involved with the North Carolina Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. Our chapter works closely with the ACS to offer:

If you have any questions about the benefits of Fellowship or our chapter, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Best regards,
Raghid Bitar, MD FACS

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
University of NC SOM

Medical Director, Surgical Services
Chatham Hospital
UNC Health