CREST® Committee

CREST® Committee | ASCRS

This committee is responsible for the ColoRectal Education System Template (CREST®), the online education portal that provides educational modules on the latest disease specific topics, cutting-edge technology and colon and rectal surgical procedures.  Each committee member is charged with the compleion of: 

  • Minimum of two weekly (one-hour) modules
  • One full, three-hour CORE module

Eric Johnson, MD
Vice Chair: Rebecca Hoedema, MD
Council Rep: Najjia Mahmoud, MD
Advisor: Scott Steele, MD



Cory Barrat, MD
Jeffrey Barton, MD
John Berry, MD
Evie Carchman, MD
Vivek Chaudry, MD
Kyle Cologne, MD
Abby Crume, DO
Haisar Dao Campi, MD
Kurt Davis, MD
Brano Djenic, MD
Leandro Feo, MD
Leander (Lee) Grimm, MD
Imran Hassan, MD
Rebecca Hoffman, MD
Jennifer Hrabe, MD
Brian Kann, MD
Scott Kelley, MD
Sean Langenfeld, MD
Jennifer Leinicke, MD
Emily Miraflor, MD
Yosef Nasseri, MD
Emmanouil Pappou, MD, PhD
Ian Paquette, MD
Jitesh Patel, MD
Benjamin Phillips, MD
Shankar Raman, MD
Timothy Sadiq, MD
Julia Saraidaridis, MD
Nicole Saur, MD
Andrew Schlussel, DO
Edward Shipper, MD
Vlad Simianu, MD
David Stewart, MD
Patrick Sullivan, MD
Vemuru Sunil Reddy, MD
Amy Suwanabol, MD
Vassiliki Tsikitis, MD