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Live Opportunities


ICSUS 60-Minute Webinar Series
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Conversations with the Society of Black Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Saturday, March 25, 2023 - 12PM (Noon) Central Time (USA)
Click HERE for more information

Streaming Live on Facebook and YouTube  

84th US Section Annual Surgical Update
May 4 - 6, 2023
Hilton Palacio del Rio
San Antonio, Texas

Contact for US Meetings: Maggie Kearney
ICSUS Meeting and Publication Manager
Tel: 1.312.787.6274
Fax: 1.312.787.9289

Hilton reservation page click here



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ICS Japan Section 68th Annual Meeting
Asian Federation Congress

June 9 & 10, 2023
Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo 


ICS World Congress
November 8-10, 2023
Ankara, Turkey for more information

Virtual Content (not eligible for CME credit)

60-Minute Webinar Series
Abdominal Trauma
January 28, 2023 - 12pm central time (US)
Streamed Live on Facebook and YouTube  
Click HERE for program information.

60 Minute Webinar Series: Colorectal Emergencies
Presented October 8, 2022
Click HERE for more information and to access the recording

ADDED (September 2, 2022)

Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgery Sessions from the 2022 Annual Surgical Update in Providence

Click here to view on our YouTube Channel

ADDED (August 7, 2022)

Opening Session from the 2022 Annual Surgical Update in Providence

Click here to view on our YouTube Channel 

Superior Mesenteric Artery Compression Syndrome (28 minutes recorded PPT)
Provided by: Domingo T. Alvear, MD (ICSUS Regent and Member of the Board of Trustees)
Retired Pediatric Surgeon and Chairman of the World Surgical Foundation, Harrisburg, PA

Superior Mesenteric Artery Compression Syndrome (SMACS) is not well known by most physicians and surgeons. The surgical management is controversial. If anyone has questions, Dr. Alvear is willing to discuss them individually. If you have a case, he will be glad to help.

Presentation will include a history of SMACS, etiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis, treatment options and institutional review. Click the following link to see the video on YouTube.

Additional recorded PowerPoint presentations are available from the 82nd Annual Surgical Update in Minneapolis held in June of 2021. Included are sessions on: 

  • Global Surgery and Surgical Mission Work
  • Physician Wellness and Ethics 
  • COVID-19: Lessons Learned 
  • Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Clinical Telemedicine Around the World
  • Managing Trauma and Emergency General Surgery
  • Rural Surgery: Training and in Practice
  • The Influence of Robotics and Technology in Surgery

Visit the ICS-US Section YouTube Channel to see more information.


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