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Event: Advances in Liver Diseases and Transplantation 2017

Liver diseases and associated complications remain a significant source of morbidity and mortality in the United States. Chronic liver disease can lead to the development of both cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma with liver transplantation as the only life saving option. Significant advances have been made or are on the immediate horizon for liver diseases such […]

Event: Update on Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation

The is Course shall consist of a series of lectures that review recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of serious and often life-threatening digestive disorders in infants and children. It is intended primarily for advanced practitioners new to the field. Topics to be discussed include the following: 1. Basic concepts of gastrointestinal, liver, and pancreatic physiology with […]

Event: Advances in Liver Diseases and Transplantation 2017

Liver diseases and associated complications remain a significant source of morbidity and mortality in the United States. Chronic liver disease can lead to the development of both cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma with liver transplantation as the only life saving option. Significant advances have been made or are on the immediate horizon for liver diseases such […]

Event: Pancreas Symposium 2017: Current Controversies in Benign Pancreatic Disease

The Pancreas Symposium 2017 program will review current controversies and procedures for managing benign pancreatic disease. Acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, and pancreatic cysts are among the most complex cases that physicians are confronted with as internists, gastroenterologists, and surgeons.

Event: AGA Tech Summit

Developed in collaboration with SAGES, the Tech Summit is a unique opportunity to explore critical elements impacting how GI technology evolves from concept to reality, including what it takes to obtain adoption, coverage and reimbursement in a continually evolving health-care environment. We’ve assembled prominent individuals in the physician, medtech and regulatory communities to lead attendees […]

Video: Applying to a Surgical Fellowship

This video was donated to the SAGES Video Library by Nabeel R. Obeid, MD

Video: Leveraging Laparoscopy to Improve Overall Surgical Care: 2015 Humanitarian Keynote Address

This keynote address was given during the SAGES 2015 Annual Meeting by Horacio Asbun, MD with an introduction from L. Michael Brunt, MD, SAGES President 2014-2015

SMART: Enhanced Recovery Champion

Dear SMART Task Force Member, Please provide contact information for your institution’s ERAS “champions” or experts. They may include nursing staff, anesthesiologists, or other surgeons. This information will help build our network of potential faculty and advocates.

SMART: Pathways

Colorectal – McGill – Case – Clinical Care Pathway (UW Medicine) – Perioperative Care (University of Toronto) – Pain Management (University of Toronto) – Pain/Anesthesia Protocol Hernia – Clinical Pathway (UW Medicine) – Patient Care Map (UW Medicine) – Pain/Anesthesia Protocol HPB – MD Anderson – Resection (UW Medicine) – Liver Resection Esophagial – McGill – Fundoplication/Myotomy […]

SMART: SMART Enhanced Recovery Implementation Program

Thank you for your interest in the SAGES SMART Enhanced Recovery Program! Studies confirm that the enhanced recovery approach decreases complications, length of hospital stay and costs, particularly when coupled with minimally invasive techniques. The SMART Implementation Program is a wonderful opportunity to get your team’s and institution’s ERAS program off the ground. The Program […]