College’s Highest Honor Goes to Dr. Peter Alan Banks

Peter Alan Banks, MD, MACG Samuel Weiss Award for Outstanding Service to ACG In recognition of more than 30 years of service to the College, his reputation as an expert in pancreatology, and an unwavering dedication to compassion, science and ...

Sidney J. Winawer, MD, DrSc (hon), MACG -Samuel S. Weiss Award Recipient

Sidney J. Winawer, MD, DrSc (hon), MACG 2016 Samuel S. Weiss Award Recipient About Dr. Winawer: Sidney J. Winawer, MD, DrSc (hon), MACG, is internationally recognized for his contributions to the prevention and diagnosis of colorectal cancer, ...

Burton I. Korelitz, MD, MACG – Samuel S. Weiss Award Recipient

Burton I. Korelitz, MD, MACG 2016 Samuel S. Weiss Award Receipient About Dr. Korelitz: Burton I. Korelitz, MD, MACG, was born in Boston and grew up in Lawrence, Massachusetts. He attended Duke University, but left for the Army in 1944 during ...

Richard G. Farmer, MD, MS, MACG – Samuel S. Weiss Award Recipient

Richard G. Farmer, MD, MS, MACG 2016 Samuel S. Weiss Award Recipient About Dr. Farmer: Richard G. Farmer, MD, MS, MACG, was born in 1931 in Kokomo, Indiana, to a Quaker family. He attended Indiana University and received his medical degree from ...