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.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Committee

The Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Committee focuses on clinical practices, guidelines and research in all aspects of IBD. The Committee promotes physician and public education through participation in IBD-related meetings, webinars, social media and collaboration with other similar interest groups and organizations.

Sergey Khaitov - Chair, Current Term: 2020-2023
Stefan D. Holubar - Vice Chair, Current Term: 2020-2023
Scott A. Strong - Advisor, Current Term: 2020-2023
Sharon L. Stein - Council Rep, Current Term: 2019-2022
Khayal A. Alkhayal - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Andrea C. Bafford - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Mohammed Bayasi - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Daniel I. Chu - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Richard J. Davies - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Samuel G. Eisenstein - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Phillip R. Fleshner - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Brian R. Kann - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Muneera R. Kapadia - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Pokala R. Kiran - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Walter A. Koltun - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Mukta K. Krane - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Edward C. Lee - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Amosy E. M'Koma - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
David J. Maron - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Maria Michailidou - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
John R. Monson - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Vitaliy Y. Poylin - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Aaron S. Rickles - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Daniel C. Rossi - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Julia T. Saraidaridis - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Tereza C. Sardinha - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Ankit Sarin - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Akira Sugita - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Erin A. Teeple - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Lauren R. Wilson - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
James Yoo - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022