Are you interested in learning more about environmental and resource sustainability efforts in surgery, or do you want to share your knowledge with your colleagues? Then join the new in the Āé¶¹“«Ć½Communities, the Collegeās networking platform that allows surgeons to connect, engage, and share information and best practices in real time.
Current topics in the Sustainability Community includes discussion threads on reusable gowns, climate change and surgical disease, and surgeryās carbon footprint.
Sustainability has become an increasingly discussed topic across the ACS, with recent a Bulletin viewpoint article (āNext Generation of Clinicians Lead Charge Toward Healthcare SustainabilityāBut They Need Helpā) and research from the Journal of the Āé¶¹“«Ć½ (). Join the conversation about these articles and other relevant resources in the new Community.
After checking out the Sustainability Community, make sure to view the many other clinical and direct patient care topics, non-clinical topics including diversity and surgeon writers, and group-based communities for the Resident and Associate Society, women surgeons, and more.