SAGES Career Development Awards
Application Form Open
The application for the 2014 Career Development award is now open and accepting applications.
The deadline for the Career Development Award is November 30, 2013
SAGES 2014 Call for Emerging Technology Abstracts
Message from the SAGES President
SAGES has grown enormously with the laparoscopic revolution, from its roots as a primarily flexible endoscopy society for surgeons. We are currently much more than either an endoscopy society or a laparoscopic surgical society. To some, it is the largest general surgical society in North America after the ACS. To others, it is the largest GI surgical society, or the largest surgical education society, or some combination of all of the above. To me, SAGES is a culture. It is an organization characterized by the energy, collegiality, and imagination of its members. It is unlike any organization to which I belong in allowing and encouraging young surgeons to get involved and to develop their careers. Read more...
George Berci Documentary Video
More than a year ago the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) and the SAGES Foundation commissioned a documentary film to be made about the life and medical innovations of Dr. George Berci.
“George Berci -Trials, Triumphs, Innovations” covers Dr. Berci’s life journey, from his time as a forced laborer during the holocaust, to his indelible impact on the face of surgery, through his unmatched contributions to the field. The film was written and produced by SAGES President-Elect, Dr. L. Michael Brunt. Read More...