THE AMERICAN FOREGUT SOCIETY
We are working on multiple programs to improve on your membership value. Our goal is to provide life long learning.
Robotics Mentorship Program
The AFS has partnered with Intuitive to develop a Foregut Robotic Mentorship Program.
- For surgeons with moderate experience in foregut and some experience with the DaVinci robots. Must have commitment to developing expertise in both.
- A unique opportunity to participate in a mentored pathway to master foregut procedures using DaVinci robotic technology.
- All participants will follow a six month curriculum under the guidance of a dedicated AFS mentor designed to help surgeons meet their goals while learning a new modality.
- The mentees will have the opportunity to work with the same mentor surgeon throughout their learning curve/experience.
- Participants will work together to share learnings and build professional relationships throughout the curriculum and beyond!
- Case observation, advanced foregut surgery hands-on lab, and proctored 1-2 days of robotic foregut cases with mentor (expenses covered)