American Surgical Association (ASA)
ASA Council

President

L. D. Britt, MD, MPH

President-Elect
Layton F. Rikkers, MD

Vice President
Kenneth L. Mattox, MD

Secretary
E. Christopher Ellison, MD

Treasurer
Russell G. Postier, MD

Recorder
Steven C. Stain, MD

Councilors
Kirby I. Bland, MD
Timothy J. Eberlein, MD
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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Autumn 2012

ASA 132nd ANNUAL MEETING HIGHLIGHTS

The 132nd ASA Annual Meeting was held at The Fairmont in San Francisco, California with 540 physicians and 108 spouses and guests in attendance. Thirty-two outstanding papers were presented during the Scientific Sessions of the 2012 meeting.

During the Opening Session, eight new Honorary Fellows were introduced: Professor Josefina Maria Alberu Gomez of Mexico City, Mexico; Dr. Jacques Belghiti of Paris, France; Dr. Kenneth Boffard of Johannesburg, South Africa; Professor Italo Francisco Braghetto Miranda of Santiago, Chile; Dr. Abe Fingerhut of Poissy, France; Dr. Henrik Kehlet of Copenhagan, Denmark; Dr. Chung-Mau Lo of Hong Kong, China; and Dr. John Windsor of Auckland, New Zealand. These eight new members were greeted with a warm welcome by the ASA meeting audience. Read more

132nd Annual Meeting Photo Highlights

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE 133rd ASA ANNUAL MEETING

133rd Annual Meeting April 4-6, 2013, JW Marriott, Indianapolis, Indiana
American Surgical Association
133rd Annual Meeting

April 4-6, 2013
JW Marriott
Indianapolis, Indiana
The abstract submission site, meeting registration, and housing information will be available at meeting.americansurgical.org within the coming months.


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