SAGES Distinguished Service Award

  • The Award is designated for an endoscopic surgeon (individual) who is a member of SAGES.
  • The Award will be granted for a significant, long-term educational, research, clinical and/or technological contribution to the field of surgical endoscopy as well as to SAGES.
  • Nominations may come from SAGES committee & Board members only, not full membership.
  • Past winners include:
    • Gerald Marks, MD 1997
    • William Wolff, MD 1998
    • George Berci, MD 1999
    • Jeff Ponsky, MD 2000
    • Kenneth Forde, MD 2001
    • John Coller, MD 2002
    • Greg Stiegmann, MD 2003
    • Frederick Greene, MD 2004
    • Thomas Dent, MD 2005
    • Bruce MacFadyen, MD 2006
    • Desmond Birkett, MD 2007
    • Barry Salky, MD 2008
    • Lee Swanstrom, MD 2009
    • Nathaniel Soper, MD 2010
    • Gerald Fried, MD 2011
    • Bruce Schirmer, MD 2012
    • David Rattner, MD 2013
    • Steven Wexner, MD 2014

Application Form

The Award is designated for an endoscopic surgeon who is a member of SAGES

Fill out the form below or contact Ms. Viera Ewell in the SAGES office (Phone: 310-437-0544 x104, Fax: 310-437-0585).

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