To promote global collaboration and exchange of knowledge to optimize patient care.
- Interact, foster, and collaborate with national, regional societies.
- Branding SAGES internationally
- Encourage global collaboration in research, education, and innovation
SAGES gratefully acknowledges the following companies for their unrestricted support towards the SAGES International Proctoring Courses (IPC), a SAGES Global Affairs Initiative:
|SAGES Research & Education Foundation|
SAGES gratefully acknowledges the following companies and individuals for their unrestricted contribution in kind:
Karl Storz Endoscopy
Swanson Family Foundation
2013 SAGES BEST INTERNATIONAL PAPER ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
SAGES Board of Governor’s and the SAGES Global Affairs Committee would like to acknowledge the following:
Recipient: Francois Letarte, MD
Abstract: Minimally Invasive Colectomy for Complicated Diverticular Disease in the Emergency Setting: A Safe Choice?
Institution: Hôpital Saint-François d’Assise, CHUQ
Recipient: Akiyo Matsumuto, MD
Abstract: Laparoscopic versus Open Resection for Colon Cancer Based on 9-year Data:
Results of our Hospital Study in 1065 Patients.
Institution: Tsuchiura Kyodo General Hospital
Go Global Researcher Award:
Recipient: Virinder Basal, MD
Abstract: Prospective Randomized Controlled Blinded Study to Evaluate the Effect of Short Term Focused Training Program in Laparoscopy on Operative Room Performance of Surgery Resident.
Institution: All India Institute of Medical sciences, New Delhi
Recipient: Bora Koc, MD
Abstract: Comparison of Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration and ERCP/S LC for Choledocholithiasis: A Prospective Randomized Study
Institution: Okmeydan Training and Research Hospital
Recipient: Long Tran Cong Duy, MD
Abstract: Laparoscopic Liver Resection for Hepatocellular Carcinoma, 5 year experience
Institution: University Medical Center, Hochiminh City
2013 SAGES WEBCAST SESSIONS
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SAGES Global Affairs Committee Chairs:
Horacio Asbun, MD (Chair)
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville
Jeffrey W Hazey, MD (Co-Chair)
Ohio State University Medical Center