American Surgical Association (ASA)
ASA Council

President

Timothy J. Eberlein, MD

President-Elect
L. D. Britt, MD, MPH

Vice President
Anna M. Ledgerwood, MD

Secretary
E. Christopher Ellison, MD

Treasurer
Russell G. Postier, MD

Recorder
Steven C. Stain, MD

Councilor
Kirby I. Bland, MD

Councilor
Anthony D. Whittemore, MD

Councilor
Donald D. Trunkey, MD

The object of this Association shall be the cultivation and improvement of the science and art of surgery, the elevation of the standards of the medical profession and such other matters as may come legitimately within its sphere.
- ASA Bylaws


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ASA 131st ANNUAL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

The 131st ASA Annual Meeting was held at The Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Florida with 529 physicians and 106 spouses and guests in attendance. Thirty-two outstanding papers were presented during the Scientific Sessions of the 2011 Meeting. During the Opening Session, four new Honorary Fellows were introduced: Dr. Dario Birolini of Sao Paulo, Brazil; Dr. Markus Buchler of Heidelberg, Germany; Professor Renzo Dionigi of Varese, Italy; and Dr. Xiao-Ping Chen of Wuhan, China.

A highlight of Thursday’s program was Dr. Kirby Bland’s...Read more

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132nd ANNUAL MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

132nd Annual Meeting April 26-28, 2012 The Fairmont San Francisco CA
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
The American Surgical Association is now accepting abstracts for the 132nd Annual Meeting at The Fairmont in San Francisco. Submit your abstract by the deadline of Tuesday, November 22, 2011; only electronic submissions will be accepted for consideration.

Thank you to those who attended the 131st Annual Meeting. If you have not yet received an email from the ASA regarding CME Retrieval please contact the ASA offices at 978-927-8330.


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