This year's Annual Clinical Assembly (ACA) will be held October 19-23, 2019
at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Offering educational programming across six surgical disciplines (cardiothoracic and vascular, general, neurological, plastic and reconstructive, proctological, and urological), the ACA is the trademark conference of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, attracting over 1,200 surgeons from across the country. The conference offers AOA CME credits as well as multiple opportunities for networking, reconnecting with colleagues and meeting new peers.
Online pre-registration is now open! You can save up to $100 by registering during the early registration period. Do not miss out on the opportunity to take advantage of all that this conference offers attendees and do so at a discounted rate!
Visit this page for more information and check back soon to secure your spot by registering and booking your hotel room.
The ACA attracts osteopathic residents, surgeons and program directors from across the country. It is an ideal venue to share your research and gain recognition, connections and opportunities to advance your work with the osteopathic surgical community.
Residents, fellows and medical students are encouraged to apply. For those residents whose training is evaluated by the ACOS, presentation of a poster at the ACA may be done to meet the annual report requirements for a scholarly activity. Approval from your training program director is required.
The portal for poster presentations closed July 28, 2019. Thank you to all who submitted proposals for this year's ACA. You may still visit the 2019 ACA Posters page for information by clicking here.
The ACOS Annual Clinical Assembly offers educational programming across six surgical specialties, offering CME credits for each program.
A preliminary schedule of this year's educational program can be found here. Discipline schedules are noted below.
This year's General Surgery Schedule is now posted and can be found here.
This year's Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Schedule is now posted and can be found here.
This year's Urological Surgery Schedule is now posted and can be found here.
Hosted by the Residency Evaluation and Standards Committee (RESC), the ACOS is pleased to host the 2019 Surgical Educators Seminar.
The Surgical Educators Seminar is a CME eligible workshop developed specifically for program directors and faculty. The content of this seminar will focus on tools that assist educators in creating a successful program, while also providing a forum for educators to discuss common and emerging issues affecting their training program.
Registration can be completed online. When registering for the ACA, scroll down to optional workshops and select Surgical Educators Seminar.
Booth space is available in the exhibit hall at the Annual Clinical Assembly on a first come, first serve basis and is ideal for those seeking exposure to ACA attendees. For more information, click here.
The host hotel for this year's Annual Clinical Assembly is the Broadmoor Hotel and Resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Book your flight and secure your hotel room today. Click here for hotel and travel information, including exclusive discounts on air, hotel and car rentals for ACA attendees.