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ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting – American Society Of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
May 19 - May 23$875
More than 1,600 surgeons are expected to attend the ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting. The meeting will include symposia, expert panels, hands-on workshops, oral and e-poster presentations, meet the professor breakfasts and many other sessions encouraging audience participation.
Goal, Purpose and Learning Objectives
The goal of the ASCRS’ Annual Scientific Meeting is to improve the quality of patient care by maintaining, developing and enhancing the knowledge, skills, professional performance and multidisciplinary relationships necessary for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders affecting the colon and rectum and anus.
This scientific program is designed to provide surgeons with in-depth and up-to-date knowledge relative to surgery for diseases of the colon, rectum and anus with emphasis on patient care, teaching and research. Presentation formats include podium presentations followed by audience questions and critiques, panel discussions, poster presentations, video presentations and symposia focusing on specific state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment modalities.
The purpose of all sessions is to improve the quality of care of patients with diseases of the colon and rectum. Patient care is our top priority and is emphasized in all lectures and demonstrations. Attendees will have the opportunity to enjoy hands-on courses designed to refine their clinical skills.
At the conclusion of this meeting, participants should be able to:
- Recognize new information in colon and rectal treatments for both benign and malignant disease, including the latest in basic and clinical research.
- Describe current concepts in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus.
- Apply knowledge gained in all areas of colon and rectal surgery.
- Recognize the need for multidisciplinary treatment in patients with diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus.
The ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting is a wonderful place to learn, see colleagues and make new connections!