American Surgical Association (ASA)
ASA Council

Ronald V. Maier, MD

E. Christopher Ellison, MD

Vice President
Edward M. Copeland, III, MD

Ronald J. Weigel, MD, PhD

B. Mark Evers, MD

Jeffrey A. Drebin, MD, PhD

James S. Economou, MD, PhD
Anna M. Ledgerwood, MD
Keith D. Lillemoe, 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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Fall 2017

ASA 137th Annual Meeting Highlights

The 137th ASA Annual Meeting was held at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel with 675 physicians and 94 spouses and guests in attendance. Thirty-two (32) outstanding papers were presented during the Scientific Sessions of the 2017 meeting.

During the Opening Ceremony three new Honorary Fellows were introduced: Dr. Masaru Miyazaki of Chiba, Japan; Dr. Graeme Poston of Liverpool, England; and Dr. Cheng-Har Yip of Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. All three were greeted with a warm welcome by the ASA meeting audience. Read more

137th Annual Meeting Photo Highlights

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Save the Date for the 138th ASA Annual Meeting

American Surgical Association 138th Annual Meeting, April 19-21, 2018, JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge, Phoenix, Arizona

American Surgical Association 138th Annual Meeting
April 19-21, 2018
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge
Phoenix, Arizona

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