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 January 2018 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. 

As the end of the year approaches, don't forget to claim CME if you attended the 2017 ASCRS Annual Scientific and Tripartite meeting in Seattle.

This core subject presentation will summarize the basic principles of TAMIS and provide tips and tricks for the TAMIS surgeon.

Learn more about VTE Prophyllaxis -- current data, recommendations, controversies and more --  with this CREST® module.

This module reviews the literature on the pro and cons of performing subtotal colectomy for patients with Lynch Syndrome.

This module will discuss complications following ileostomy surgery and pathways designed to minimize these complications.

Last spring, the ASCRS Executive Council approved the endorsement of a letter written by the leadership of the Society of American Endoscopic and Gastrointestinal Surgeons (SAGES).