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Get Well Sooner PSA and Media Campaign

Dear SAGES Member, In order to raise awareness among patients about the benefits of MIS and to promote the adoption of MIS techniques among health care providers, SAGES has launched “Get Well Sooner,” a health initiative aimed at improving the overall value of patient care through enhanced adoption and access to minimally invasive surgical and […]

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SAGES Launches Program to Reduce Bile Duct Injury

SAGES seeks to create a universal culture of safety in cholecystectomy by educating residents, fellows, and practicing surgeons about technical steps to prevent bile duct injury, such as the Critical View of Safety and intraoperative biliary imaging. Please click on the link for strategies for minimizing bile duct injuries and a video by Dr. Michael […]


SAGES 2015 Annual Meeting: Promoting a Universal Culture of Innovation, Safety & Improved Outcomes in GI Surgery

Dear Colleagues: On behalf of SAGES and the Program Committee, we would like to invite you to attend the SAGES 2015 Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN – Music City, USA. This year’s meeting will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center, April 15-18 and will continue a long-standing tradition of strong didactic sessions by […]

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SAGES Launches “Get Well Sooner” Health Education Initiative

In order to raise awareness among patients about the benefits of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) and to promote the adoption of MIS techniques among health care providers,SAGES launches the “Get Well Sooner” public education campaign today at the American College of Surgeons 2015 Clinical Congress. “When compared to traditional surgery, minimally invasive surgery can potentially […]

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Attend SAGES Led Lectures at the ACS Meeting

Attend the following lectures led by SAGES members next week October 27th through October 30th at the ACS Clinical Congress! Monday, October 27 PS100, Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Nickel and Dime Operation with a Million Dollar Complication 9:45AM – 11:15AM MCC Room 307-310 – Soper, Berger, Rattner PS101, Innovative Approaches of Anastomotic Leaks after Bowel Resection: […]


FUSE, FES and FLS Testing

FUSE, FES and FLS testing will be available at the 2014 Annual ACS Clinical Congress Meeting in San Francisco, CA, on the following dates: Monday, October 27, 2014 Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Wednesday, October 29, 2014 Click the appropriate link below for additional testing information and to register: FES Testing Information FLS Testing Information FUSE […]


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