Committee Chairs and Co-Chairs

The following individuals are the 2015-2016 SAGES Committee Chairs and Co-Chairs.
AwardsDavid Rattner, MD, Chair
BariatricsKevin M. Reavis, MD, Chair
Brandon Williams, MD, Co-Chair
BylawsKevin Wasco, MD, Chair
CommunicationsFred Brody, MD, Chair
Andrew Wright, MD, Co-Chair
Conflict of Interest Task ForcePatricia Sylla, MD, Chair
Daniel Deziel, MD, Co-Chair
Continuing EducationTim Farrell, MD, Chair
Elisabeth McLemore, MD, Co-Chair
John Paige, MD, Co-Chair
Curriculum Task ForceDaniel Jones MD, Chair
Jim Korndorffer MD, Co-Chair
Justin Dimick, MD, Co-Chair
DevelopmentGretchen Purcell Jackson, MD, Chair
Garth Jacobsen, MD, Co-Chair
Educational ResourcesDean Mikami, MD, Chair
Michael Ujiki, MD, Co-Chair
Endoscopic Bariatric Task ForceMarina Kurian MD, Chair
Matthew Kroh MD, Co-Chair
EthicsArthur Rawlings, MD, Chair
Finance / AssetsAurora Pryor, MD, Chair
Flexible EndoscopyTed Trus, MD, Chair
Eric Pauli, MD, Co-Chair
Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy (FUSE)Daniel Jones, MD , Chair
Pascal Fuchshuber, MD, Co-Chair
Tom Robinson, MD, Co-Chair
Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery (FES)Jeffrey M. Marks, MD, Chair
John Mellinger, MD, Co-Chair
Jose Martinez, MD, Co-Chair
Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS)Steven D. Schwaitzberg, MD, Chair
E. Matthew Ritter, MD, Co-Chair
Melina Vassilliou, MD, Co-Chair
Allan Okrainec, MD, Co-Chair
Global AffairsNatan Zundel, MD, Chair
Ray Price, MD, Co-Chair
GuidelinesWilliam S. Richardson, MD, Chair
Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD, Co-Chair
Hernia Task ForceAdrian Park, Chair
Carla Pugh, MD, Co-Chair
Melina Vassilliou, MD, Co-Chair
Guy Voeller, MD, Co-Chair
Humanitarian Task ForceTonia M. Young-Fadok, MD, Chair
Marian P. McDonald, MD, Co-Chair
LegislativeDonald Selzer, MD, Chair
Ross Goldberg, MD, Co-Chair
MembershipAurora Pryor, MD, Chair
John Marks, MD, Co-Chair
Kenric M. Murayama, MD, Co-Chair
Military Working GroupRobert B. Lim, MD, Chair
Yong Choi, MD, Co-Chair
Robert Rush, MD, Co-Chair
NominatingMichael Brunt MD, Chair
Open to MIS Working GroupJeffrey Hazey, MD, Chair
Archana Ramaswamay, MD, Co-Chair
PediatricsDanielle Walsh, MD, Chair
Stefan Scholtz, MD, Co-Chair
ProgramJon C. Gould, MD, Chair
Dana Telem MD, Co-Chair
PublicationsBrian P. Jacob, MD, Chair
S. Scott Davis Jr, MD, Co-Chair
Quality, Outcomes and SafetyAnne O. Lidor, MD, Chair
John R. Romanelli, MD, Co-Chair
Research and Career DevelopmentDavid R. Urbach, MD, Chair
Rebecca Petersen, MD, Co-Chair
Resident EducationMatthew I. Goldblatt, MD, Chair
Melissa Phillips Lapinska, MD, Co-Chair
Robotics Task Force Dmitry Oleynikov, MD, Chair
Santiago Horgan MD, Co-Chair
Yuman Fong, MD Co-Chair
Robotics Task ForceDmitry Oleynikov, MD, Chair
Santiago Horgan MD, Co-Chair
Yuman Fong, MD Co-Chair
Safety in Cholecystectomy Task ForceMichael Brunt MD, Chair
Horacio Asbun, MD, Co-Chair
SMART Enhanced RecoveryLiane Feldman, MD, Chair
Conor Delaney, MD, Co-Chair
Technology and Value AssessmentMatthew Hutter, MD, Chair
Shawn Tsuda, MD, Co-Chair
Telementoring Task ForceChristopher Schlachta, MD, Chair
Ninh Nguyen, MD, Co-Chair