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SAAS 6th Annual Meeting

Learn more about the SAAS Sixth Annual Meeting, expected to be held in person Sept. 25-26, 2021, in Chicago, Illinois.

A Day in Ramadan as a Surgical Trainee

Dr. Hassan Mashbar, a trauma fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital, describes his experience with Ramadan this year.

Q&A: Dr. George Yang

The Lotus Scroll interviews Dr. George Yang, former president of the Society of Asian Academic Surgeons.

The Sequelae of Hate

Dr. Lindsey Zhang, a general surgery resident at the University of Chicago, discusses the recent rise in hate crimes, discrimination and violence toward the Asian American community.

Fifth Annual Meeting Highlights

Read the recap from the 2020 SAAS annual meeting, which was held in an entirely virtual format for the first time in September.

COVID-19 and the Rise of Racism

Read a statement from the SAAS Executive Council on the recent increase in Asian-American harassment.