Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is our great honor and pleasure to invite you to the international Colorectal Research Summit (iCRS) 2022 to be held from September 2 to 4, 2022 in Seoul, Korea.

The Summit is being hosted by the Korean Society of Coloproctology, which was established in 1967 and has more than 2,500 lifetime members. Since 2014, the Summit has been held annually to serve as a hub for academic and social communication in the field of coloproctology. Over the past years, more than 2,000 international delegates from over 20 countries have participated in the Summit.

The Organizing Committee is designing the best possible program with high quality scientific program that will provide a great opportunity for all participants to keep up-to-date with the latest research findings. We are also planning to invite a large number of world-renowned speakers and delegates to share their insights and achievements.

We look forward to welcoming you to this exciting international Colorectal Research Summit (iCRS) 2022 and to meeting all of you in person in September 2022 here in Seoul, Korea.


Kyu Joo PARK, M.D., Ph.D.
The Korean Society of Coloproctology
Jun Won UM, M.D., Ph.D.
Chairman, Board of Directors
The Korean Society of Coloproctology
Sung-Bum KANG, M.D., Ph.D.
Chairman, Scientific Programs Committee
The Korean Society of Coloproctology