2018 JSGS Observership

Emmanuel M. Gabriel, MD, PhD has been selected for the 2018 JSGS Observership

EGabrielSSO members were offered the opportunity by the Japanese Society of  Gastroenterological Surgery (JSGS) to apply for a visiting observership in Japan. Many excellent and competitive applications were received and Emmanuel M. Gabriel, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Surgery at Mayo Clinic Florida, in Jacksonville, Florida was selected as the recipient of the observership.

Dr. Gabriel has the opportunity to attend the 73rd General Meeting of the JSGS in Kagoshima, Japan from July 11-13, 2018. Following the meeting, Dr. Gabriel will be paired with JSGS mentors & will visit pre-eminent Japanese surgical oncology institutions for two weeks to observe procedures.

The JSGS will provide Dr. Gabriel with a stipend to assist with travel and accommodation costs during the duration of the observership.

The SSO congratulates Dr. Gabriel!