Follow Us


ACS Oregon - Washington Combined Summer Conference

For information on the 2019 Summer Conference, Click HERE


SUMMARY OF 2018 MEETING

June 7-9, 2018
Sunriver Resort

Focus on Rural Surgery - "The Right Care in the Right Place"

Thursday, June 7

4:00 - 6:00 pm - Washington & Oregon Council Meetings (time change, starting a little later) 5:30 - 8:00 pm - Barbecue - Welcome all attendees, guests, family members and exhibitors! 8:00 - 10:00 pm - Exhibit table set up

Friday, June 8

7:15 - 7:30 am - WELCOME: Keith Thomas, MD, FACS and Hugh Foy, MD, FACS 7:30 - 8:54 am - Scientific Session 1

8:54 - 9:20 - BREAK with exhibitors, Washington Trauma Committee Meeting (casual get together) 9:20 - 10:44 am - Scientific Session 2

10:44 -11:10 - BREAK with exhibitors

11:10 - 11:50 - DEBATES: The Intersection of Bariatric Surgery and General Surgery. Panel 1: Should the general surgeon be able to take care of bariatric complications?Panelists: Grace Lopez, MD; Sergio Toledo Valdovinos, MD. Panel 2: Cancer and obesity, which do I treat first? Judy Chen; MD. Moderator, Steven Archer MD.

11:50 - Noon - Transition to LUNCH

Noon - 1:30 pm - Chapter Business Lunches (OR, WA) 1:30 - 2:54 pm - Scientific Session 3

1:00 - 4:00 pm *Concurrent session: American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) WA/OR Chapter Meeting (see agenda below)

2:54 - 3:20 pm - BREAK with exhibitors

3:20 - 5:00 pm - Resident Jeopardy and Skills Competition, Beer and Wine Reception During Competition!

6:00 - 9:00 pm - President's Reception - Caldera Springs Lake House (by invitation)

Saturday, June 9

6:30 - 7:30 am Surgeon's PAC Breakfast, Fireside Room 7:30 - 8:00 am - BREAKFAST, exhibitors

8:00 - 9:24 am - Scientific Session 4

9:24 -10:00 am - DEBATE: Cancer Surgery: What is better for the rural patient?Panelists, Tyler G. Hughes, MD, FACS; Karen Deveney, MD, FACS

10:00 - 10:30 am - BREAK with exhibitors

10:30 - 11:20 - KEYNOTE: Rural Regionalization of Surgical Care. Tyler G. Hughes, MD, FACS 11:20 - 11:45 am - Maintenance of Certification Policy Update. Karen Brasel, MD, FACS

11:45 - 1:30 - LUNCH: SCOAP Update, Speaker TBD. Government Affairs Update, Keith Thomas, MD, FACS.

1:30 - 2:54 pm - Scientific Session 5

2:54 - 3:20 pm - BREAK with exhibitors, door prize awards

3:20 - 4:05 pm - HOT TOPIC: Firearm Injuries. Hugh Foy, MD, FACS, Sam Mandell, MD, FACS. 4:05 - 4:10 - Closing Comments

4:10 - 6:30 pm - FREE TIME

6:30 - 9:00 pm - RECEPTION / AWARDS BANQUET (Childcare services/kid's dinner available)

Sunday, June 10

Golf Tournament, 8 am (Casual tournament in 4 person teams, 16 spots available)

SUNRIVER RESORT

17600 Center Drive, Sunriver, OR 97707
Reservations: 1-800-547-3922
Book by May 7, 2018. Mention American College of Surgeons to get the group rate. Website for Sunriver Resort, click HERE

Rates: Lodge Village Guestroom $209 Lodge Village Suite $269 Riverlodge Guestroom $259. Rates subject to local and state taxes 11.6% and resort fees $15/nt.


Previous Summer Meetings

2018 Sunriver Resort (June 7-9)
2017 Lake Chelan (June 15-18)
2016 Sunriver Resort (June 9-12)
2015 Suncadia Resort (June 12-15)
2014 Sunriver Resort (June 12-15)
2013 Lake Chelan (June 14-17)
2012 Sunriver Resort (June 15-18)
2011 Lake Chelan
2010 Sunriver Resort (June 16-19)
2009 Lake Chelan (June 13-16)
2008 Skamania Lodge (June 15-18)
2007 Lake Chelan (June 14-17)
2006 Sunriver Resort(June 18-21)

Future Summer Meetings

2019 Campbell's Resort, Lake Chelan, WA
June 13-16, 2019 (Thursday - Sunday)
Click HERE for details!

2020 Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, OR

June 11-13, 2020 (Thursday - Saturday)

NOTE:

When meetings are in Washington State, all registration information is through the Washington ACS Chapter website. 



Attendees enjoy dinner at our Awards Banquet on Saturday night.

About US

The Oregon Chapter of the American College of Surgeons welcomes you to this web site. This information is intended for the benefit of our chapter members, the Fellows, Associate Fellows, and Candidates of the A.C.S. in the state of Oregon.  Learn more about the American College of Surgeons through the main website, Click HERE. 

Join US

Fellows of the American College of Surgeons who live in Oregon are invited to join the Oregon Chapter. By joining you show support for our council's activities, our scientific meetings and our social gatherings.  Our dues are reasonable and your support helps surgeons in Oregon at all levels of their career.

Find us

Oregon ACS has a Facebook page. Like our page and follow our activities! Click on the icon below.

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software