Welcome to SAGES

The mission of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons is to improve quality patient care through education, research, innovation and leadership, principally in gastrointestinal and endoscopic surgery.

Welcome Message from Daniel B. Jones, MD SAGES President

It is my honor and privilege to serve as 2017/18 President of this prestigious organization, representing our more than 6000 members around the globe.  SAGES began with a small group of visionaries who recognized the importance of the endoscope. It was THE surgical organization to embrace and disseminate minimally invasive surgery and quickly became the second largest surgical organization in the United States after the American College of Surgeons.

Read more at https://www.sages.org/welcome-sages-daniel-b-jones-md/

SAGES Tweets


2017 Presidential Address – SAGES is a State of Mind

2017 Gerald Marks Lecture: Competency Based Surgical Training – The Solution?

2017 Karl Storz Lecture – Why it Pays to be Likeable

2017 Social Media and Health Care Lecture – So Shines a Good Deed

What’s New With SAGES?

SAGES Launches iLAP Mastery and Education Program to Improve Global Surgical Outcomes  Courses to Commence in 9 Centers in Mexico

Having access to minimally invasive surgery (MIS), where patients can return to work the same day or in just a few days, is of tremendous advantage to patients globally, especially when a patient is … [Read More...]

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