Spotlight on Spring Training in 2019! The timing of the WSOMS Annual Meeting in Scottsdale (March 9 through 12) coincides with the height of Arizona spring training. More than 1.9 million fans enjoyed last year’s baseball games and 2019 is sure to be even bigger. Games start on Friday, Feb. 23 and continue through March […]
The Caucus is August 18, 2018.
The Four Points Sheraton Airport, San Jose, CA
We have rooms set aside for the night of the 17th.
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The following Statement on Social Media was developed by the Resident and Associate Society of the American College of Surgeons (RAS-ACS). The ACS Board of Regents approved the statement at its October 2017 meeting in San Diego, CA. Social media has become a part of many physicians’ lives and is increasingly used professionally for […]
Dr. Samuel R. Money compiles research from several sources to explore the devastating toll professional burnout can take on dedicated surgeons. The term 'burnout' is an overused, misunderstood word first coined in 1974 by Herbert Freudenberger and refers to a state of physical, mental, and emotional exhaustion.