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Announcing SAGES 2016 Medical Student Scholarship Award Program Winners

SAGES Congratulates Eric Etchill, Hasina Maredia, and Kristin Partain! To read the winning essays and to learn more about the award, visit Here’s what our winners had to say on receiving a free registration to SAGES 2016:  Eric Etchill University of Pittsburgh This award allowed me to attend the SAGES conference, where I was […]


Top Surgeons to Convene for SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting, March 16-19 | New Features to Include Robotics Debate, SAGES Masters Series and TEDxBeaconStreet Salon

The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) will convene more than 2,000 surgeons at its annual meeting in March to advance quality patient care through education, research, innovation and leadership.The 2016 meeting will continue a long-standing tradition of strong didactic sessions by experts, combined with exploration of innovative technology and medical breakthroughs in the fields of […]


“Thriving Over Surviving” TEDxBeaconStreet Salon to Feature Inspirational Stories of Courage, Revolutionary Patient Care and Life-Saving Medical Innovation

Once a year the world’s top surgeons convene to advance the future of minimally invasive surgery at the annual meeting of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). For the first time ever, the meeting will be open to the public with a new interactive “Adventures in Health” Expo featuring a very special […]


SAGES SMART Enhanced Recovery Program

The SAGES SMART (Surgical Multimodal Accelerated Recovery Trajectory) Task Force provides the education and materials needed for surgeons to adopt a strong, evidence-based Enhanced Recovery Program (ERP) into their practices. As such, SAGES has developed the following SMART Enhanced Recovery Program resources: The SAGES SMART Enhanced Recovery Program website, a living resource of best ERP […]


SAGES Fundamentals Testing Information for ACS 2015

SAGES and ACS will be conducting FLS Testing at the ACS 2015 Clinical Congress. More information is available at: FLS Testing Information SAGES will also be conducting FES and FUSE testing during ACS. For more information, please visit: FES Testing Information See you there!


SAGES Holds Project 6 Summit, Launches Telementoring Initiative

SAGES Project 6 Summit, taking place today in Los Angeles, will convene telementoring experts and surgeons to strategize and make recommendations for future directions in the field that aim to accelerate the rate at which less invasive surgery will be available to patients. “In the military, ‘got your six’ means ‘I’ve got your back,’ and […]


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