March 6 - 9, 2018

Encore at Wynn Las Vegas

Welcome to the 17th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)

Thank you to the attendees, faculty, and sponsors of the 2017 MISS!

Save the date for next year’s MISS, March 6-9, 2018, at the Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, and sign up for email updates to be informed as more information becomes available.


General Surgeons, Colorectal Surgeons and Bariatric Specialists:

The 17th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) will offer compelling lectures, surgical video presentations, and lively discussion and debate by world-renowned experts on advanced laparoscopic techniques for managing metabolic disorders, hernia, foregut and diseases of the colon.
New for 2017, MISS also offers a special section on Enhanced Recovery after Surgery.

Why Attend the Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)?

  • To learn about the latest advances in minimally invasive surgery from the world's leading experts
  • To interact with high level surgeons in an informal atmosphere conducive to peer-to-peer learning
  • To earn 33 CME credits (including optional MOC Self-Assessment Credit) in minimally invasive surgery for colon, hernia, foregut and metabolic diseases
  • To hone your technical skills at optional hands-on workshops on laparoscopic suturing and flexible endoscopy
  • Take advantage of discount rates of just $229 a night to enjoy a stay at the incomparable Encore at Wynn in Las Vegas while engaging in a superior educational activity.


2017 MISS Endorsements

This symposium meets the guidelines as established in the "Framework for Post-Residency Surgical Education and Training" and is endorsed by the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).


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