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.

Professional Outreach Committee

The Professional Outreach Committee is responsible for an outreach program to instruct physicians in the specialties of primary care, family practice, general surgery, and others with programs on the management and prevention of diseases of the colon and rectum.

Kelly M. Tyler - Chair, Current Term: 2020-2023
Liliana Bordeianou - Advisor, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jenny R. Speranza - Vice Chair, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jan Rakinic - Council Rep, Current Term: 2019-2022
Farrell C. Adkins - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Bethany Bandi - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Dennis G. Begos - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jasneet S. Bhullar - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Kristin M. Busch - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Joseph J. Carter - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Karleigh R. Curfman - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Daniel J. Galante - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Kristina L. Guyton - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jennifer Holder-Murray - Member, Current Term: 2015-2021
Katharine L. Jackson - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Erin M. King-Mullins - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Alex J. Ky - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Lynn M. O'Connor - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Michelle M. Olson - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022
Bikram K. Paul - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Jennifer D. Rea - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Howard M. Ross - Member, Current Term: 2018-2021
Lieba R. Savitt - Member, Current Term: 2020-2023
Sharon L. Stein - Member, Current Term: 2019-2022