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In this issue:

  • Annual Meeting Meets the Needs of our Diverse Membership
  • Annual Meeting Lectures Include International Leaders
  • Society Launches New Website
  • Significant Coding Changes to Be Implemented
  • Report on New Surgical Global Packages

In this issue:

  • 2015 Annual Meeting Sets Attendance Records
  • President's Message: We Want Industry Partners to Know We Understand the Value of Their Support
  • Dr. Charles Littlejohn Elected ASCRS President, Dr. Patricia Roberts Chosen President Elect
  • Outgoing President Dr. Terry Hicks Encourages New Surgeons to Meet Challenges of Modern Medicine
  • Annual Meeting Awards
  • Society Awards for Colorectal Cancer Advocacy
  • ASCRS Research Foundation Raises $72,550 in "Challenge" at Boston Annual Meeting

In this issue:

  • President's Message: Committees and Volunteerism Are Our Lifeblood
  • Robust Functionality Offered in New Online CARSEP® IX
  • Excitement Mounts for the 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting
  • DC&R Journal Earns Record-High Impact Factor
  • An Interview with DC&R Co-founders Kyle Cologne and Scott Steele
  • Traveling Fellow: Reflections on the ACPGBI Meeting
  • ASCRS Congratulates New Committee Members, Highlights Latest Efforts
  • ASCRS Joins LinkedIn, Shares Social Media Survey Results

In this issue:

  • Reports on attendance, success of 2014 Annual Meeting
  • Election of new officers
  • Success of ASCRS Research Foundation fundraiser
  • Plans to reinvent Website
  • Presentation of scientific awards, National Media awards, advocacy award, new Local Hero Award

In this issue:

  • Reports on new ASCRS collaboration with Colon Cancer Alliance
  • 2014-15 Committee assignments
  • DC&R publication metrics
  • Traveling Fellow Report
  • International Fellow Report
  • Commentary on Brandeis Leadership Program in Health Policy

In this issue:

  • 2014 Annual Meeting introduces ePosters, “Town Hall” Debates
  • Special and Memorial Lecturers Include Congressman, Experts, and Leaders
  • ASCRS Identifies Five Interventions Commonly Ordered but not Always Necessary

In this issue:

  • Phoenix Annual Meeting draws 1,625 physicians
  • Record total attendance of more than 2,700
  • Dr. Michael Stamos heads new slate of officers
  • Research Foundation “Meet the Challenge” raises $63,400
  • Awards honor accomplishments, presentations, papers, posters, video, and media excellence

In this issue:

  • Look for action-packed Annual Meeting, with Latin flavor, in Hollywood, Florida
  • Public Relations Committee creates four patient information videos
  • High quality articles, selective editorial process drives DC&R’s impact factor to record high
  • Executive Council establishes Stella Zedalis Award

In this issue:

  • CREST® Committee reaches final stages before release of online learning system
  • Special, Memorial lectures highlight Annual Meeting
  • Operative Competency Evaluation Committee completes larger technical skills assessment

In this issue:

  • Annual Meeting program shows newest practice techniques to improve outcomes
  • Operative Competency Evaluation Committee’s pilot study for technical skills assessment a success
  • CREST® Committee has created 31 modules for online learning
  • AMA/RUC Committee adds two seats, updates code