American Council of Educators in Plastic Surgery

ACEPS Member Benefits:

Become an ACEPS Member

Website which provides resources such as a calendar of ACEPS meetings and events, a News Updates section, and CoreQuest resources for your residents.

Job Search Resource

An active job search resource, providing current job opening opportunities via email blasts to members and postings at the website job search board.

Members Only

Provides members exclusive use of the Members Library, where useful resources are posted such as the new PS Curriculum, ACEPS policies, and meeting presentations.

Annual Spring Meeting

The Annual Meeting, conveniently held at the AAPS meeting, offers a Retreat and the Annual Business Meeting. The Retreat, which is an educational session focused on hot topics of interest, consists of 4 hours of programming.

Fall Interim Meetings

ACEPS members come together at the Fall Interim Meeting (held conveniently at the ASPS/PSEF/ASMS meeting) for a business meeting, as well as the PS Coordinators Session and Program Director Mentoring Session.

Winter Workshop

A standalone meeting that runs from Saturday Morning to Sunday at Noon, held in a warm weather venue, with content aimed towards faculty but also includes two sessions of abstract-based medical student/resident research selections.

Networking Forum

The Business meetings provide an opportunity for members to come together and discuss particularly timely and important issues, and to get involved in matters that impact the field of academic plastic surgery. Members are further represented and their voices heard through ACEPS representative positions held in related societies.

ACEPS Committees

ACEPS has many active committees that are populated by member volunteers that want to get more involved and to help advance the efforts of academic plastic surgery.

PS Coordinators Resources

ACEPS recognizes the pivotal role that plastic surgery coordinators play in the administration of PS training programs. A PS Coordinators Session is conducted annually at the time of the Fall Meeting. In addition, ACEPS is exploring other opportunities for resources for PS Coordinators.