ASC Founding Institutional Member
ASC Founding Institutional Member
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
The Department of Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital is among the most highly regarded surgical services in the world with a proud history of clinical and academic achievement.
The Stanford University Department of Surgery is dedicated to inventing the future of surgical care through:
– pioneering cutting-edge research,
– developing the next generation of leaders, and
– healing through incomparable surgical skills and compassion.
University of California San Diego
UCSD Department of Surgery is one of the most innovative and productive academic departments in the country, offering advanced educational programs, cutting-edge research, and state of-the-art clinical services.
University of Chicago Medicine
The University of Chicago Department of Surgery is one of the nation’s leading programs, comprised of 125 full-time faculty and postdoctoral researchers and more than 40 part-time and volunteer appointments. We constantly strive to provide the highest level of complex and innovative surgical care, comprehensive surgical training for tomorrow’s leaders, and groundbreaking basic science and clinical research.
University of Michigan
The University of Michigan Department of Surgery combines excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and education, advancing knowledge in surgical treatments since 1850.
University of Vermont Medical Center
The University of Vermont Medical Center offers a six-year General Surgery Residency Program that includes five clinical years and one surgical research year. Clinical rotations are designed to provide experience in preoperative, operative and postoperative care for patients in all general surgery areas. UVM faculty provide general surgical residents with substantial surgical and research experience in an atmosphere of collegiality. Research experience exists in basic and clinical science, as well as in global health and surgical education.
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
The University of Wisconsin Department of Surgery believes that Remarkable People yield Remarkable Results. We boast a long and respected tradition of excellence in patient care, ground-breaking research, and comprehensive educational experiences. We are comprised of 140 faculty and 500 additional staff who support our mission and provide valuable academic services that help us advance health care and move surgery forward.
University of California Los Angeles
The UCLA Department of Surgery is committed to measuring and improving the care of our patients through rigorous health services, clinical outcomes, and policy-related investigation. Leading work in partnership with national and internationally-recognized experts provide meaningful improvement in surgical quality of care, patient experience, and end results on our own campuses, and throughout the world.
University of Pittsburgh
UPMC (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) is an integrated nonprofit health enterprise with 40 hospitals, a health insurance division, and commercial and international ventures. A leading American health care provider, its flagship facilities have ranked in US News & World Report “Honor Roll” for over 15 years.
Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery’s commitment to clinical, educational and research excellence established by Dr. DeBakey endures today. We partner with pioneering scientists at our College and other leading institutions to advance the practice of medicine. Our vision is to be internationally recognized for innovative breakthroughs in the quality and efficiency of patient care, and for training the next generation of scientists, educators and innovators as leaders of our field.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) is one of the nation’s preeminent academic medical centers. We are committed to serving our community, improving health through innovation and discovery, and preparing future leaders in American medicine.
The Duke Department of Surgery has gained the reputation as one of the leading surgery programs in the world. In keeping with the mission of Duke Medicine, we are committed to providing outstanding patient care, training tomorrow’s leaders, and conducting innovative research.
Johns Hopkins Medicine
The Johns Hopkins Department of Surgery, led by Dr. Robert S. D. Higgins, strives to deliver the highest quality of clinical care to our patients, set the standards for patient care and safety, promote excellence in research that fosters innovation and discovery, and provide an ideal learning environment for the next generation of leaders in academic surgery. We are located in Baltimore, Maryland.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
“Making Cancer History®”
For as long as MD Anderson has existed, it has focused on one thing and one thing only: eradicating cancer. The phrase “”Making Cancer History”” was first used in 1996 and has since become a powerful rallying cry for the organization. It says that we work day in and day out to eliminate cancer, both individual cases and the disease at large.”
Medical College of Wisconsin
The MCW Department of Surgery is a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of surgeons. We discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences and provide research-driven cutting-edge, collaborative patient care of the highest quality. The Department has a number of disease-specific clinical programs with a number of regional affiliations with hospitals ranked in the top 10 nationally and practice locations outside of the metro Milwaukee area.
In FY 2017, the MCW Department of Surgery ranked 26th among the departments of surgery receiving NIH research funding; our goal being the top 10 in the next 5 years as we lead the way in research, education and surgery!
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
The Department of Surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center plays a pivotal role at the oldest cancer center in the United States, (established 1884). Over 70% of all patients receive care from our surgeons, who provide state-of-the-art treatments combining complex surgical procedures and individualized application of basic and translational research findings
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine has built a national reputation for excellence through a strong history of collaborative, interdisciplinary medical education and research, and along with Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medical Group is part of the premier academic medical center known as Northwestern Medicine. Our mission is to impact the practice of medicine through discovery and education.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is one of the leading teaching and research hospitals in the country. For more than 40 years, we have provided highly specialized care in central Pennsylvania and beyond. Delivery of outstanding patient care and service excellence are our top priorities. A state-of-the-art cancer institute, the region’s only children’s hospital, and an accredited trauma facility are just some of the many services we offer.
University of Arizona
With 59 faculty members, the Department of Surgery in the UA College of Medicine-Tucson is one of the largest multi-specialty surgical groups in the state of Arizona. We are committed to building an intentional culture, delivering excellent patient, family, and physician experience, connecting with the community, and being the place where people want to be. Our surgeons provide excellent patient-centered care, engage in cutting edge research and mentor the next generation of surgeons and physicians.
University of Texas Medical Branch
The Department of Surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch has a rich history as the first Department of Surgery in Texas. The Department has been a fertile ground for developing academic surgical leaders since the turn of the century. Educating and training surgeons of the future continues to be the core focus of the Department. The Department also focuses on scientific excellence and novel investigation to advance the science of surgery.
University of Virginia School of Medicine – Department of Surgery
At the University of Virginia Department of Surgery, our mission is to deliver outstanding patient care; provide nationally ranked medical education experiences for students and residents; and conduct cutting edge basic, translational and clinical research that advances medical knowledge. The Department plays an active role in the interrelated missions of the institution, to include the creation and sharing of health knowledge within a culture that promotes equity, diversity and inclusiveness.
Yale School of Medicine
The Yale School of Medicine Department of Surgery supports the highest quality education, research, and patient care; inspiring future leaders in the practice of medicine and the biomedical sciences since 1812.
Virginia Tech Carilion Department of Surgery is comprised of 80 faculty members with residencies in surgery, plastic surgery, and neurosurgery. The partnership between Carilion Clinic and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute was formed out of an innovative public-private enterprise in 2007. Together, we are working to transform health care by educating the physician leaders of tomorrow while supporting our mission of improving the health of the communities we serve.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Massachusetts General Hospital, a leading medical center located in the heart of Boston, is consistently ranked among the top hospitals in America. Mass General is the original and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, where nearly all of our staff physicians serve on the faculty. Mass General trains the next generation of medical and scientific leaders and conducts the largest hospital-based research program in the United States.
Rutgers- New Jersey Medical School
The Rutgers NJMS Department of Surgery is dedicated to providing exceptional patient and family centered surgical care, innovative education and training for the next generation of surgeons, while advancing surgical science across the spectrum of basic, translational and health services research. We are leaders in academic surgery; deliver exceptional and innovative patient care that is unparalleled in the Northeast; provide a premier education inspiring tomorrow’s leaders in surgery; and excel globally in surgical research.
University of Colorado Denver – Anschutz Medical Campus
The Department of Surgery gained international recognition when four University physicians pioneered open heart surgery in the 1950’s. Today, physicians in the Department are nationally recognized for excellence in the areas of cancer surgery, pediatric and adult cardiac surgery, pulmonary tuberculosis surgery, burn treatment, urologic oncology, plastic/reconstructive/hand surgery, solid organ transplantation, vascular surgery, and trauma surgery.
The Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus takes pride in our ongoing research into new technologies and our continued improvements in patient care.
University of Florida
The University of Florida College of Medicine’s Department of Surgery provides comprehensive surgical services in a tertiary care setting. At the UF department of surgery – part of UF Health, the Southeast’s most comprehensive academic health center – our surgeons offer a wide-range of minimally invasive surgeries and endovascular procedures. Supported by a team of nurses and technicians, UF surgeons average nearly 11,000 operations each year at UF Health Shands facilities in Gainesville, Florida.
Operating rooms at UF Health Shands Hospital, UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital and UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital incorporate the latest in advanced surgical procedures and equipment. UF surgeons also perform procedures at the UF Health Florida Surgical Center, UF Health Children’s Surgical Center and the Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
University of Texas, McGovern School of Medicine
McGovern Medical School is the seventh largest medical school in the United States. Located in the Texas Medical Center, the school was established by the Texas Legislature in 1969 to address the shortages of physicians and the then-untapped resources for medical education in Houston.
McGovern Medical School is one of the largest and most diverse medical schools in the country. Students are taught with an emphasis on humanities, ethics, patient quality, and safety.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Managing more than 2 million patient visits each year, Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is one of the largest academic medical centers in the Southeast, and is the primary resource for specialty and primary care in hundreds of adult and pediatric specialties for patients throughout Tennessee and the Mid-South. The School of Medicine’s biomedical research program is among the nation’s top 10 in terms of National Institutes of Health peer review funding, receiving more than $500 million in public and private awards during 2016. The Medical Center is the region’s locus of postgraduate medical education, with over 1,000 residents and fellows training in more than 100 specialty areas. Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized each year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals rankings as national leaders, with 19 nationally ranked adult and pediatric specialties. Through the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network, VUMC is working with over 60 hospitals and 5,000 clinicians across Tennessee and five neighboring states to share best practices and bring value-driven and cost-effective health care to the Mid-South.