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2018 Annual Meeting Workshops

2018 Annual Meeting Workshops | ASCRS

Workshops at the 2018 ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting provide in-depth studies of important clinical issues in colorectal surgery. The hands-on experience gives participants valuable knowledge to take back to their practices to provide care for their patients.

The following workshops are offered at the 2018 ASCRS Annual Meeting. Workshops fill quickly! Don't wait to register for the Annual Meeting and secure your place in these workshops.

Advanced Endoscopy – review of newer endoluminal techniques to improve patients' colorectal care. For more information, visit the Advance Endoscopy registration information page. 

Advanced Robotics for the Practicing Surgeon - cadaveric-based procedural exercises on currently available robot surgical platforms as well as the newly released flexible robotic technology.

AIN and HRA: What the Colorectal Surgeon Needs to Know - comprehensive review of anal HPV infections and the indications and use of HRA for diagnosis and treatment of AIN.

Young Surgeon Mock Orals and More – small group scenarios assist in the preparation for the oral exam for ABCRS certification including questions, feedback and guidance for young surgeons.

Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (taTME) - a minimally invasive alternative in the surgical treatment of rectal cancer, this workshop is intended to train high volume rectal cancer surgeons with expertise in minimally invasive TME and transanal endoscopic surgery (TES). This workshop is sold out.

Advanced Methods for the Management of Rectal Prolapse - learn the techniques of Laparoscopic Ventral Mesh Rectopexy (LVMR) and Robotic Ventral Mesh Rectopexy (RVMR). This workshop is sold out.

Detailed workshops information can be found in the Annual Meeting preliminary program.