Committees

Volunteers are at the heart of ASCRS’ existence. Collectively, they accomplish incredible work on behalf of the Society and specialty. ASCRS strives to assure a wide range of committee involvement opportunities for members.

Committee Members and Leadership Policies

On February 21, 2018, the Executive Council approved the Policy for Committee Membership to ensure each committee exemplifies diversity of experiences, competencies and demographics. On February 11, 2019, the Executive Council approved the Policy for the Selection and Responsibility for Committee Leadership within the ASCRS.

CREST® Committee

The ColoRectal Educational Systems Template (CREST) Committee is responsible for the continued development of online educational modules and resources for ASCRS members.

Eric K. Johnson - Chair, Current Term: 2018-2021
Rebecca E. Hoedema - Vice Chair, Current Term: 2018-2021
Najjia N. Mahmoud - Council Rep, Current Term: 2018-2021
Muhammad I. Aslam - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Jeffrey S. Barton - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jamie A. Cannon - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Evie H. Carchman - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Kyle G. Cologne - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Haisar E. Dao Campi - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Fahima Dossa - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Leandro J. Feo - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Suzanne M. Gillern - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Leander M. Grimm - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Khatchadour W. Hamamdjian - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Sook C. Hoang - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Rebecca L. Hoffman - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Jennifer E. Hrabe - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Brian R. Kann - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Peter M. Kaye - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Scott R. Kelley - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Douglas A. Khoury - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Jadd W. Koury - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Sean J. Langenfeld - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jennifer A. Leinicke - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Sezai Leventoglu - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Yosef Y. Nasseri - Member, Current Term: 2015-2021
Gokhan Ozuner - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Jitesh A. Patel - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Shankar R. Raman - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Rebecca J. Rhee - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Julia T. Saraidaridis - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Nicole M. Saur - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Jeffrey S. Scow - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Vlad V. Simianu - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Pasithorn A. Suwanabol - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Vassiliki L. Tsikitis - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Nicole E. Wieghard - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022