Learning Theme: Academic/Educational

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

SAGES Webinar: Preparing for the ABSITE (December 2016)

Webinar Chair: Michael Awad, MD, PhD Program Outline: Welcome and Overview | Michael Awad, MD, PhD Esophagus, Stomach, Obesity | Michael Awad, MD, PhD General Abdomen, Hernia, Spleen | Jeffrey Blatnik, MD Colorectal & Anal Disease | Amber Traugott, MD Small Intestine, Biliary Disease, Flexible Endoscopy | Adnan Alseidi, MD

The SmartOR: A distributed sensor network to improve operating room (OR) efficiency

Presented by Albert Y Huang at the SS30: Value/Outcomes Session during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.

The Impact of Standardization on Short and Longterm Outcomes in Bariatric Surgery

Presented by Lisa N Aird at the SS30: Value/Outcomes Session during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.

Mortality after Esophagectomy Is Heavily Impacted by Center Volume

Presented by Hans F Fuchs at the SS30: Value/Outcomes Session during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.

Surgical Outcomes at Bariatric Centers of Excellence: Are They All Excellent?

Presented by Andrew M Ibrahim at the SS30: Value/Outcomes Session during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.

Surgeon Case Volume and Readmissions after Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass: More Is Less

Presented by Adam Celio at the SS30: Value/Outcomes Session during the SAGES 2016 Annual Meeting.