The International College of Surgeons (ICS)
est. 1935 (Geneva)
The International College of Surgeons (ICS) is a global organization dedicated to bringing together surgeons and surgical specialists of all nations, races, and creeds to promote surgical excellence for the benefit of all of mankind and to foster fellowship worldwide. ICS was founded in Geneva, Switzerland in 1935 by Dr. Max Thorek and is headquartered in Chicago at the historic E.T. Blair mansion on the shores of Lake Michigan.
To improve the lives of patients through the development and education of our members and the advancement of the medical field.
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Recent Humanitarian Mission
Core Activities Sustained
ICS, by way of active participation among its global membership (fellows) supports its vision and mission in 5 major concentrations: