This Week – October 10, 2015

This Week in Washington, DC

National Affairs - Koscheski .jpg ACG National Affairs Team Meets with Key Congressional Leaders Who Support Actions Against Medicare Cuts

On Wednesday, ACG National Affairs Committee Chair, Caroll Koscheski, MD, FACG, and in-coming ACG National Affairs Committee Chair, Whitfield Knapple, MD, FACG, met with congressional leaders in the NC and AR delegations, as well as those members of congress who led the successful congressional sign-on letter over proposed Medicare cuts to colonoscopy.

Specifically, Drs. Koscheski and Knapple were able to thank Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD), Sen. Bill Cassidy, MD, FACG (R-LA), Rep. Donald Payne Jr. (D-NJ), and Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ) and express the College’s appreciation for their leadership. Read full post


Photos: (top left) Dr. Knapple, MD, FACG, Sen. Bill Cassidy, MD, FACG (R-LA), Dr. Koscheski, MD, FACG
(bottom) Dr. Knapple, MD, FACG (left) with Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD)