Call for Nominations – NC-ACS Board of Directors

The North Carolina Chapter of the American College of Surgeons is seeking nominations for eight (8) open positions on the Board of Directors. One for a Secretary/Treasurer-Elect (must have prior Board service) and one each for the following:

  • At-Large Member
  • Gynecology Liaison
  • Ophthalmology Liaison
  • Orthopedic Liaison
  • Plastic Surgery Liaison
  • Urology Liaison
  • Military Representative

To serve, a candidate must be a member of the American College of Surgeons and the NC Chapter in good standing. Responsibilities include:

  • Attending two board meetings per year. One is held each July/August in conjunction with the NC/SC combined chapter meeting. The second is held in late January or early February in a central location. The meetings will be held virtually if necessary.
  • Provide a report of initiatives /activities of the specialty you represent.
  • Provide input and feedback on activities and initiatives of the chapter.
  • Assist in program development and outreach to the specific membership represented by the position.

In return, representatives have the opportunity to interact with surgical leaders in the state, develop leadership experience, and represent the organization in advocacy and public relations. The term of service is 3 years, except for the Secretary/Treasurer-Elect which is one year.

Self-nominations are requested to ensure the candidate has agreed to the position. Please submit a Curriculum Vitae along with a brief letter of interest and a description of qualifications to the Nominating Committee at by June 15, 2022. Up to two supporting letters may accompany the nomination but are not required.

We hope you will join us as we aim to improve the surgical care of patients in the state of North Carolina.

Ranjan Sudan, MD, FACS
Chair, NC-ACS Nominating Committee
Past President, NC – ACS