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The Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACA)

The American Osteopathic College of Proctology holds its yearly meeting with the Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons.  Educational opportunities in proctologic surgery and colorectal disease are presented, discussed and offered as Category 1-A credit to osteopathic surgeons.

 

The objectives of this meeting are:

  • To offer a highly diversified program of continuing medical education for the specialties of cardiothoracic, general, general vascular, neurological, plastic and reconstructive, proctological, and urological surgery;
  • To keep surgeons in these specialties, other interested physicians, and healthcare professionals informed regarding recent developments and advances in the art and science of surgery;
  • To provide a review of selected areas of the attendees' surgical specialities;
  • To discuss pre- and postoperative issues related to surgery;
  • To inform attendees of trends and changes in governmental regulations; and
  • To inform surgical specialists regarding developments related to surgery in other fields of science, socioeconomics, land education.

 

Future Meeting Dates and Locations for the ACA 

Year

Dates

City & State

Hotel

2012

September 30 - October 3

Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Marriott Hotel Downtown

2013

September 12-15

Las Vegas, Nevada

Caesar's Palace  

 2014

September 11-14

Boston, Massachusetts 

Westin Boston Waterfront 

 

Current information on enrollment opportunities for the conference can be found at   http://www.facos.org

 

 

 

The American Society of Colorectal Surgeons annual meeting

The ASCRS presents an annual educational conference which offers the members of the AOCPr to earn additional continuing medical education credit while attending lectures relevant to the practice of proctology.

 

Future Meeting Dates and Locations for the ASCRS

Year

Dates

City & State

Hotel

2012

June 2 - 6

San Antonio, Texas

Grand Hyatt Hotel

2013

April 27 - May 1

Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix Convention Center & Sheraton Hotel 

2014

May 17 - 21

Hollywood, Florida

The Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa 

 

Further information can be obtained from the ASCRS website at    http://www.fascrs.org/annual_meeting/