Our Mission & Vision
The mission of the Americas Hernia Society is to advance the science and treatment of hernia. The vision of the Americas Hernia Society is to be the world wide authority on hernia.
AHS fulfills its mission and vision by, among other things:
- hosting periodic meetings for open presentation and discussion of scientific material concerning subjects of common interest,
- cooperating in educational endeavors with groups of similar interest throughout the world,
- initiating and cooperating in the publication of a journal and/or newsletter on the subject or hernia/abdominal wall abnormalities, and
- undertaking projects of scientific interest to seek information and otherwise serve the mission of the organization.
Amended and Restated Bylaws of the Americas Hernia Society
View the individuals who make up the 2018-2019 AHS Board
AHS Annual Meeting Awards
The Americas Hernia Society presents 4 separate awards to speakers at the AHS Annual Meetings.