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SAGES 2018 Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons – Visit us at booth #331

April 11 - April 14

SAGES (The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons) was founded in 1981 to foster, promote, and support academic, clinical and research endeavors in gastrointestinal endoscopic surgery.
SAGES currently boasts more than 6,000 general surgeon members from countries ranging the globe.
SAGES annual meeting is oriented toward minimally invasive and endoscopic surgery and in 2017 had an attendance of over 2,400 surgeons.

SAGES ….

  • Is a Nominating Member of the American Board of
    Surgery
  • Has a representative on the American College of Surgeons Board of Governors
  • Holds a seat in the AMA House of Delegates
  • Established the first endoscopic and laparoscopic standards of training and practice for surgeons and initiated the Framework for Post Residency Education and Training
  • Serves as a strong voice on several committees setting reimbursement and federal policies on health care

SAGES is a leading force in both resident education and continuing medical education. Our meeting fosters these dual educational goals. Additionally, we present courses at various institutions for residents and experienced surgeons throughout the year, which feature the pre-eminent experts in the field of minimally invasive surgery.

What Is CAGS?

With over 2,000 members, The Canadian Association of General Surgeons is the largest surgical association in Canada and the only national organization representing the interests of General Surgeons.

CAGS empowers its members to improve patients’ lives through advocacy, education and research. CAGS hosts the Canadian Surgery Forum annually, which is the largest surgical conference in Canada.

Details

Start:
April 11
End:
April 14
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Website:
https://www.sages2018.org/

Organizer

SAGES
Phone:
1 (310) 437-0544
Email:
webmaster@sages.org
Website:
https://www.sages2018.org

Venue

Washington State Convention Center
705 Pike St
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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Website:
http://www.wscc.com/