Research Foundation of ASCRS and SAGES Announce Investigative Robotic Surgery Grant Recipients

The Research Foundation of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) are pleased to announce the recipients of the first Investigative Robotic Surgery Grants. Through funding generously provided by Intuitive Surgical, multiple research grants to investigate robotic surgery were awarded. Grant Winners Are: […]

Attend SAGES Lectures at the ACS Clinical Congress

Make sure to attend the following lectures led by SAGES members next week October 16th through October 20th at the ACS Clinical Congress! PS001: Maintenance of Competency for the Military Surgeon SSC03: Surgical Endoscopy: Essential Skills for the Gastrointestinal Surgeon PS106: Surgical Management of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding SSC05: Endoscopic Bariatric Techniques: Skills and Strategies for Mastering […]

Remembering Theodore R. Schrock, MD (1940-2016)

SAGES is sad to report that past-president Ted Schrock has passed away at the age of 76 following a year-long battle with esophageal cancer. SAGES will post a full obituary in the coming days. If you wish to leave a message for Ted’s family please visit the Caring Bridge page set up in his honor.

View New GSN Video Podcasts from SAGES 2016

SAGES President Talks Quality Benchmarks and Technology Dr. Rick Greene sits down with Brian Dunkin, MD, the immediate past president of SAGES to discuss new initiatives, contributions to the quality landscape nationwide and whether technology will get in the way of the human touch. Minimal Access Surgery in the Acute Surgical Patient Dr. Jonathan Pearl […]

Save the Date for SAGES 2017!

SAGES 2017 MEETING Houston, TX March 22-25, 2017 Program Chair: Horacio Asbun, MD Program Co-Chair: Melina Vassiliou, MD Help Promote the SAGES 2017 Meeting! Download Promotional Slide SAGES 2017 from Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Visit sages2017.org