ACS Oregon - Washington Combined Summer Conference
For information on the 2019 Summer Conference, Click HERE
SUMMARY OF 2018 MEETING
June 7-9, 2018
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)
17600 Center Drive, Sunriver, OR 97707
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)
Future Summer Meetings
2019 Campbell's Resort, Lake Chelan, WA
2020 Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, OR
June 11-13, 2020 (Thursday - Saturday)
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.