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Maine Chapter ACS 2023 Annual Meeting - Register Now!Harborside Hotel Marina And Spa, Bar Harbor, ME | May 12th - 14th


Exhibitor Registration Form!


FRIDAY, MAY 12th, 2023

07:00 PM – 09:00 PM

Welcome Reception – Light hors d’oeuvres and cash bar

Longfellow Room

SATURDAY, MAY 13th, 2023

07:00 AM – 07:45 AM

Registration Opens / Breakfast Buffet

Club Foyer

07:45 AM – 08:00 AM

Opening Remarks Damien Carter, MD FACS

McMurtry Ballroom

08:00 AM – 08:45 AM

Rural surgery, pediatric readiness, and positioning the ACS for action and advocacy Mary E. Fallat, MD, FACS, ACS First Vice-President

McMurtry Ballroom

08:45 AM – 09:45 AM

Vascular Perspective on the Surgical Care in Low Resource Setting  Brian Nolan, MD, MS Surgery

McMurtry Ballroom

09:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Break with Exhibitors

Club Dining Room

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Resident Research Presentations *Not for CME

McMurtry Ballroom

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Lunch Buffet with Exhibitors

Club Dining Room

12:00 PM – 01:00 PM

Cancer Surgical Care for Rural Maine Richard Royal, MD

McMurtry Ballroom

01:00 PM – 02:00 PM

Complex Wound Management Katie Connolly, MD

McMurtry Ballroom

02:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Surgical Jeopardy

McMurtry Ballroom

03:00 PM – 06:30 PM

Free Time


06:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Cocktail Hour – Cash Bar


McMurtry Ballroom



07:00 PM – 09:00 PM

President’s Dinner with Keynote Speaker:

A Heavy Lift ... Sustainable Kidney Transplant Program in Resource Limited countries - our experience in Antigua & Barbuda and Nigeria Obi Ekwenna, MD

McMurtry Ballroom

SUNDAY, MAY 14th, 2023

07:00 AM – 07:30 AM

Registration Opens / Breakfast Buffet

Club Foyer/Club Dining Room

07:30 AM – 08:00 AM

MEACS Business Meeting

McMurtry Ballroom

08:00 AM – 09:00 AM

A Night on Call – A Panel Presentation *Not for CME

McMurtry Ballroom

09:00 AM – 09:30 AM

Break with Exhibitors

Club Dining room

09:30 AM – 10:30 AM

The PMP as a Surgeon’s Patient Safety Tool Elisabeth Fowlie Mock, M.D

McMurtry Ballroom

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Ongoing Challenges, Ongoing Solutions in Trauma Care Alexandra Briggs, MD

McMurtry Ballroom

11:30 AM – 11:45 PM

Closing Remarks


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Maine Medical Education Trust and Maine Chapter, American College of Surgeons. The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Maine Medical Education Trust designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity qualifies for 1 credit(s) of the 3 CME credit requirement for opioid medication education found in P.L. 2015, Chapter 488, Maine’s legislation to address the opioid drug crisis.

None at this time.