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Press Releases

Dr. Patricia Roberts, Burlington, MA, elected ASCRS President
May 16, 2016
Dr. Patricia Roberts, Burlington, Massachusetts, was elected president of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) at the 2016 ASCRS Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, California, succeeding Dr. Charles Littlejohn, Stamford, Connecticut. 
 

ASCRS Honors Advocate David Rodman Cohan with 2016 David Jagelman Award
May 16, 2016
The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) presented its 2016 David Jagelman, MD, Award for Advocacy in Colorectal Cancer to David Rodman Cohan, founder of Susie’s Cause, a Baltimore-based grassroots public charity dedicated to delivering important messages concerning early screening, healthy lifestyles and treatments for colon cancer.

Orange County Veteran, Ulcerative Colitis Awareness Advocate Receives ASCRS 2016 Local Hero Award
April 20, 2016
​Ulcerative colitis survivor John Sicklick will be honored with the 2016 Local Hero Award, presented by the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS), at a ceremony during the organization’s annual meeting on May 3 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE hotel.