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Register today! Don't miss the 2018 ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting, May 19 - 23, 2018 in Nashville, TN!

The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) is seeking volunteers to serve on numerous ASCRS committees for the 2018 - 2019 year. 

Do you want to have hands-on experience in taTME? Register for the Transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (taTME) workshop at the 2018 ASCRS 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting.

ASCRS’ online educational resources, CARSEP® and CREST®, are now hosted on a new robust, user-friendly platform.

The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons is saddened to report the passing of Dr. Bertram Portin on January 13, 2018. Dr. Portin was ASCRS president in 1981 – 82.

The Public Relations Committee is highlighting a different colorectal condition each month to create awareness and provide accurate information for patients. This month's focus is Pilonidal Disease.

The Public Relations Committee is highlighting a different colorectal condition each month to create awareness and provide accurate information for patients. This month's focus is colon cancer. 

The Research Foundation of ASCRS is pleased to announce the 2018 grant opportunities. 

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ACS) are supporting the annual health policy scholarship to attend the Executive Leadership Program in Health Policy and Management. 

Highlights from the ASCRS Executive Council’s meeting in November 2017 are now available.

The ASCRS Executive Council meets throughout the year to discuss and vote on important matters that shape the direction of the Society. To help keep members informed, ASCRS is publishing regular updates online that highlight the Council’s latest activities. 

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