• Congratulations to the 2022-2023 SAAS Visiting Professors!
  • Lily Cheng, MD is the recipient of the 2022 SAAS Junior Faculty Award!
  • Vivek Pamulapati, MD is the recipient of the 2022 Esther Tsai Sugg Award for the highest scoring SAAS abstract to the Academic Surgical Congress!
  • Romeo Ignacio MD, Chee-Chee Stucky MD, and Hop Tran Cao MD are the recipients of the 2022 SAAS – SUS Mid Career Award!
  • Calvin Chao, MD, is the recipient of the 2022 SAAS Resident/Fellow Development Scholarship!
  • Jaewon Lee is the winner of the 2022 SAAS Annual Meeting Travel Award!
  • Romeo Ignacio, MD is the recipient of the SAAS – SUS Leadership Agility Program Scholarship!

Registration & Accommodations


Registration for our 2022 meeting in Hawaii is now open.  Click here to go straight to our registration page!

Early bird registration is open until Friday, August 5, 2022, registration fees will go up after this date. Regular registration fees end on Friday, September 9, 2022. On-site registration will also be available. Online registration fees are payable via PayPal. If you require payment via check, please choose ‘Bank Transfer’ and an invoice will be sent to the email address listed. Any refund requests that are submitted after August 16, 2022 will be charged a $50 fee.

Category Register by August 5, 2022 Register August 6, 2022- September 9, 2022
Active SAAS Member $300 $350
Associate SAAS Member (Students/Residents/Fellows) $250 $275
Non-Member (Faculty) $500 $550
Non-Member (Students/Residents/Fellows) $275 $300

Things to Do in Hawaii
We look forward to seeing you in Hawaii for SAAS 2022! There are many activities you may want to take advantage of while you are here. Click on this link which will help you plan your time here in paradise. Keep in mind that it is recommended you book ahead if you are interested in visiting the Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, the hike up Diamond Head, or a trip to Hanauma Bay for snorkeling as space is limited daily.

Things to Do on Oahu | Oahu Things to Do (gohawaii.com)

SAAS Hawaii Aloha Shirts
Thanks to Dr. Ken and Norma Murayama for designing these amazing Hawaiian aloha shirts. Orders MUST be picked up in Honolulu, Hawaii at the 2022 SAAS Meeting registration desk. $35 per shirt – order now at this link – limited supply!


Hotel Block

The SAAS Annual Meeting room block is filling up quickly at the meeting hotel, the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort and Spa. To book a room at the SAAS rates, book via this link or contact the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort and Spa directly by calling the hotel, Monday-Friday at: 808-922-6611.