Archive for March, 2020

Esophageal Cancer Grants Available

Learn how to apply for funding through the $110 million Peer-Reviewed Cancer Research Program (PRCRP) of the Department of Defense. Esophageal Cancer Research, including innovative grants focused on prevention and detection, has been included in this important program for the first time in history. You can access the recorded webinar with the Program Manager who […]

Abstract Submissions Open

Abstract submission for the Fellow and Resident Forum at the 2020 American Foregut Society Annual meeting is now open! The AFS has established the Residents and Fellow’s Forum in order to encourage participation of the next generation of scientists and clinicians in the field of Foregut disease. This is an opportunity to present your research […]

The AFS annual meeting 2020 will now be held Sept 24-26 in San Francisco, CA at the Hilton Union Square!

We are pleased to announce that the AFS annual meeting 2020 will now be held Sept 24-26 in San Francisco, CA at the Hilton Union Square!  Providing a collegial, multidisciplinary forum to increase knowledge and improve patient care is foremost in our mission. Holding an annual meeting is vital to our continuing our principle of collaboration […]

Cancellation of AFS March Meeting

We are very sad to announce that the AFS Board has voted to postpone the AFS March meeting. This was a difficult decision. The AFS Board wanted to give you as much notice as possible, without making a hasty decision. There have been multiple institutional travel bans. This has made it not possible for a significant […]