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 promotes the adoption of best clinical practices and research within the IBD community as well as patient and healthcare provider education through participation in IBD related meetings and social media outreach.

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
Jean H. Ashburn - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Andrea C. Bafford - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Mohammed Bayasi - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Willem A. Bemelman - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Robert D. Bennett - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Marcelo R. Borba - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Daniel I. Chu - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Kristen T. Crowell - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Richard J. Davies - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Samuel G. Eisenstein - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Alessandro Fichera - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Phillip R. Fleshner - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jason Frischer - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Brian R. Kann - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Muneera R. Kapadia - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
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
Amy L. Lightner - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Amosy E. M'Koma - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
David J. Maron - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
John R. Monson - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Johan F. Nordenstam - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Vitaliy Y. Poylin - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Aaron S. Rickles - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Daniel C. Rossi - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Tereza C. Sardinha - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Ankit Sarin - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
David M. Schwartzberg - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Jeffrey S. Scow - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Scott R. Steele - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
Luca Stocchi - Member, Current Term: 2021-2024
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
Jason Keith - Staff, Current Term: 2021-2040