Residents Committee

Residents Committee | ASCRS

The Residents Committee assists in the development of educational programs for residents and informs general surgery residents of the benefits of specializing in colorectal surgery. They participate in the retention and recruitment of ASCRS Candidates by recommending and developing products and services which support the Candidate Members. The committee also manages the Resident’s Reception during the ACS Clinical Congress and the Resident’s Breakfast held during the ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting.

The committee recently completed a webpage and an online and print brochure on the benefits of a choosing colorectal surgery as a career.


Chair: Cristina Sardinha, MD
Vice Chair: Jeremy Lipman, MD
Council Rep: Matthew Mutch, MD



Adam Barker, MD
Ryan Bendl, MD
Christopher Buzas, DO
Lisa Cannon, MD
Philip Caushaj, MD, PhD
David Chismark, MD
Timothy Counihan, MD
Jeffrey Douaiher, MD
Russell Farmer, MD
Molly Ford, MD
Alessandra Gasior, DO
Alexis Grucela, MD
Quinton Hatch, MD
Michael Honaker, MD
Kristina Johnson, MD
Brian Kann, MD
Rebecca Levine, MD
Alicia Logue, MD
Raman Menon, MD
Emily Miraflor, MD
John Park, MD
Laila Rashidi, MD
David Row, MD
Ralph Silverman, MD
Michael Snyder, MD
Emily Steinhagen, MD
Michael Tam, MD