Summer 2016  

New CREST Modules Available Online

Updated Patient Education Brochures Available Online

Check online often for new CREST learning modules.

The latest core module released, "Adjuvant Treatment of Colorectal Cancer," is eligible for 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. The module focuses on the adjuvant treatment of colon and rectal cancer, and covers the history of adjuvant therapy, current controversies, and current standard of care.

CREST is the premier online educational portal for physicians interested in colorectal surgery. Topics are organized by the six pillars of colorectal disease: anorectal, colorectal and anal malignancy, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders, and endoscopy. Each topic includes a variety of features, such as narrated presentations, videos, journal articles, and book chapters.

A post-assessment and evaluation is available after each topic is completed.

ASCRS also offers smaller CREST Weekly modules. They are complimentary for members and eligible for 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ upon completion.

To access CREST modules, log in to the ASCRS website homepage, click on MY ACCOUNT, then follow the link to the CREST Online Learning Center.

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