Program Schedule
This year’s program committee put together and exceptional program. Click here to view.

Exhibitors and Supporters
We were joined by dozens of companies within the industry. We are thankful for their support! Please click here for that information.

Invited Lecturers
The 79th Annual Course was thrilled to be joined by four internationally-renowned surgeons as this year’s invited lecturers.

Chris Cunningham, MD

Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon
Oxford Colorectal Surgery, Oxford, United Kingdom

Presenting the Stanley M. Goldberg Invited Lecture



Jonathan Efron, MD

Chief of Ravitch Service, Associate Professor of Surgery
Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Presenting the William C. Bernstein Memorial Lecture



Julio Garcia-Aguilar, MD, PhD

Chief, Colorectal Service; Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Surgical Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY

Presenting the Howard M. Frykman Memorial Lecture



Rocco Ricciardi, MD, MPH

Colorectal Surgeon
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington, MA

Presenting the Minnesota Colon & Rectal Foundation Invited Lecture