SAGES Free Resident Webinar Series

The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Resident Education Committee is presenting FREE webinars throughout the year. They are developed specifically for residents and feature four expert panelists from SAGES. All of the webinars will be presented on Tuesdays from 7:00-9:00PM Eastern Time with didactic sessions plus an opportunity to chat online with the experts.

Upcoming Webinars / Mark your Calendar

February 21, 2017
Topic & Chair: coming on November

April 11, 2017
Topic & Chair: coming on November


Past Webinars

* December 6, 2016
Preparing for ABSITE
Chair: Michael M. Awad, MD
Faculty: Adnan Alseidi, MD; Jeffrey Blatnik, MD; and Amber Traugott, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* September 20, 2016
Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery: Passing the Exam
Chair:  Brian R. Davis, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Residency Program Director
University Medical Center of El Paso
Faculty:  Brian J. Dunkin, MD; Jeffrey Marks, MD; E. Matthew Ritter, MD; and Thadeus L. Trus, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* April 19, 2016
Newest Endoscopic Treatments for Bariatrics/GERD
Chair: Brian R. Davis, MD
Faculty: Bipan Chand, MD; Jeffrey Ponsky, MD; Michael Ujiki, MD; and Erik Wilson, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* February 9, 2016
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery – Adrenal, Pancreas, Thyroid

Chair: Miguel Burch, MD
Faculty: Quan-Yang Duh, MD; Melissa Hogg, MD; Gustavo Fernandez-Ranvier, MD; and Daniel Shouhed, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* December 8, 2015
Preparing for ABSITE

Chair: Michael Awad, MD, PhD
Faculty: Jeffrey Blatnik, MD; Alan Harzman, MD; and William Hawkins, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* September 22, 2015
MIS in Pregnant Patient
Chair: John Linn, MD
Faculty: David Alspach, MD; Sivmainthan Vithiananthan, MD; and Sabrena Noria, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* April 28, 2015
Robotic Gastrointestinal Surgery

Chair: James Bittner, MD
Faculty: Conrad Ballecer, MD; Gregory Mancini, MD; Alessio Pigazzi; and Tejinder Singh, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* February 10, 2015
Role of Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Surgery for the Acute Care Surgeon
Chair:  Jonathan Dort, MD
Faculty: Sharon Bachman, MD; Teresa LaMasters, MD; Archana Ramaswamy, MD; and John Paige, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* December 9, 2014
Career Development:  Personal, Professional, Financial

Chair: Jacob Greenberg, MD
Faculty: Jon Gould, MD; Aurora Pryor, MD; and Daniel Wallach
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* October 14, 2014
Endoscopic Management of Postbariatric Surgery Patients
Chair: Keith Gersin, MD
Faculty: Stacy Brethauer, MD; Timothy Kuwada, MD; Dimitrios Stefanidis, MD; and Ranjan Sudan, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV:
 · PART 1  · PART 2  · PART 3  · PART 4  · PART 5

* April 22, 2014
Optimizing Outcomes for Inguinal Hernia Repair
Faculty: Matthew Goldblatt, MD (Chair); David Chen, MD; Brian Jacob, MD; and Andrew Kastenmeier, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* January 21, 2014
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: Beyond the Basics

Faculty: John Mellinger, MD (Chair); JB Bittner, MD; L Michael Brunt, MD, Melissa Phillips, MD and Steven Strasberg, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* December 10, 2013
The Evolution of Colorectal Surgery: Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection, Robotics
Faculty: Peter Marcello, MD (Chair); Todd Francone, MD, Alessio Pigazzi, MD, and Ronney Stadler, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* November 12, 2013
GERD: Current Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Treatments for Reflux
Faculty: Brent Matthews, MD (Chair); Andrew Kastenmeier, MD; Kyle Perry, MD; and Richard Pierce, MD

Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* April 30, 2013
Minimally Invasive Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Faculty: Horacio Asbun, MD (Chair); Steven P. Bowers, MD; David Geller, MD & Daniel Deziel, MD

* February 5, 2013
Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Pathology: Recognition, Diagnosis and Treatment by the GI Surgeon
Faculty: Benjamin Poulose, MD (Chair); Diya Alaedeen, MD; Melissa Phillips, MD; Archana Ramaswamy, MD

* December 4, 2012
Management of Acute Bariatric Surgical Complication for the Nonbariatric Surgeon

Faculty: Valerie Halpin, MD (Chair); Matthew Goldblatt, MD; Sachin Kukreja, MD; Brandon Williams, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV

* September 18, 2012
Patient Centered Outcomes in Inguinal Hernia Repair: Recurrence, Pain, Quality of Life
Faculty: Brian Jacob, MD (Chair); George Ferzli, MD; B. Todd Heniford, MD; David Chen, MD
Watch this webinar now on SAGES TV