Company Support Disclosure


2018 Corporate Supporters

The American Society of Breast Surgeons gratefully acknowledges the unrestricted educational grants, marketing support, and gifts in kind received from the following companies and thanks them for helping the Society continue its mission of encouraging the study of breast surgery, promoting research and development of advanced surgical techniques, improving the standards of practice for breast surgery in the United States, and serving as a forum for the exchange of ideas.

Educational Grants

Mastery of Breast Surgery

  • Dune Medical Devices, Inc.
  • Hologic, Inc.

Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry

  • Invuity, Inc.
  • Medtronic

Question of the Week

  • Genomic Health, Inc.

Members of the Industry Relations Council

The American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBrS) Industry Relations Council (IRC) is comprised of companies involved in the diagnosis, treatment, and care of breast disease and who are interested in connecting in a more significant way with key leaders in breast surgery.

The mission of the ASBrS Industry Relations Council is to provide:

  • a format for establishing and building relationships
  • foster open dialogue among key industry representatives who have ties to the specialty of breast disease and breast cancer
  • gain greater understanding of mutual areas of interest
  • further programs that promote optimal and cost-effective care for patients affected by breast disease and cancer

Principal Partners

  • Genentech
  • ImpediMed
  • Merck

Supporting Partners

  • Genomic Health, Inc.
  • Hologic, Inc.
  • IceCure Medical
  • Invuity, Inc.
  • Medtronic Transformative Solutions

Start Up Company Partners

  • AirXpanders, Inc.
  • Dune Medical Devices, Inc.
  • Endomag

2018 ANNUAL MEETING EXHIBITORS

The following companies exhibited at the 2018 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida.

  • 2View, LLC
  • AcuLux, Inc.
  • AirXpanders, Inc.
  • Allergan
  • Ambry Genetics
  • Applied Medical
  • BD Formally Bard Biopsy
  • Best Medical International
  • Boiron
  • Buffalo Filter
  • Cardinal Health
  • Care Wise c/o Southern Scientific Ltd
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.
  • CBLPath
  • Cianna Medical
  • ClearCut Medical
  • CMR Naviscan Corporation
  • Cohera Medical, Inc.
  • Concure Oncology - Breast Microseed Treatment
  • Boss Instruments (was Cura Surgical
  • Dilon Technologies Inc.
  • Dune Medical Devices, Inc.
  • EduCare
  • Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare
  • Elucent Medical
  • Enova Illumination
  • Faxitron
  • Focal Therapeutics
  • Fujifilm SonoSite
  • GE Healthcare
  • Genentech
  • Genomic Health
  • Halyard
  • Hitachi Healthcare
  • Hologic
  • ICECURE MEDICAL INC
  • ImpediMed
  • Infinity Massage Chairs
  • Intramedical Imaging
  • IntraOp Medical Corporation
  • Invitae
  • Invuity
  • IsoAid
  • Jeunesse Innovations
  • Knitted Knockers Support Foundation
  • Kubtec Medical Imaging
  • LeBeau Medical
  • Living Beyond Breast Cancer
  • Lumicell
  • Mammotome
  • Masthead
  • Medtronic
  • Merck
  • Mitaka USA
  • Myriad Genetic Laboratories Inc
  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
  • OBP Medical
  • Olympus America Inc
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals
  • Perimeter Medical Imaging Inc
  • PreludeDx
  • Progeny Genetics
  • Quest Diagnostics
  • RGS HEALTHCARE
  • Ronin Surgical Corp
  • School of Oncoplastic Surgery
  • Siemens Healthineers
  • Stryker
  • Terason
  • The Permanente Medical Group, Inc.
  • The US Oncology Network
  • TransMed7, LLC
  • TS Medical USA
  • United Medical Systems
  • VECTOR SURGICAL
  • Wolters Kluwer
  • Xoft, a subsidiary of iCAD inc.

2018 ANNUAL MEETING SUPPORTERS

The American Society of Breast Surgeons gratefully acknowledges the unrestricted educational grants, marketing support, and gifts in kind received from the following companies and thanks them for helping the Society continue its mission of encouraging the study of breast surgery, promoting research and development of advanced surgical techniques, improving the standards of practice for breast surgery in the United States, and serving as a forum for the exchange of ideas.

Educational Grants/Gifts in Kind

  • BD/Bard Biopsy Systems
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.
  • Cianna Medical, Inc.
  • Dune Medical Devices, Inc.
  • Faxitron Bioptics, LLC
  • Focal Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Fujifilm SonoSite, Inc.
  • Genentech, Inc.
  • Hitachi Healthcare
  • Hologic, Inc.
  • IntraOp Medical, Inc.
  • Invuity, Inc.
  • John Wayne Cancer Foundation
  • Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices
  • Kubtec Medical Imaging
  • Mammotome
  • Medtronic Advanced Energy, LLC
  • Merck, Inc.
  • OBP Medical
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals
  • RGS Healthcare
  • Siemens Healthineers
  • Terason Corporation
  • TransMed7, LLC
  • United Medical Systems, Inc.
  • Vector Surgical
  • W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc.

Marketing Support

  • 23andMe, Inc.
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Allergan
  • Ambry Genetics
  • BD/Bard Biopsy Systems
  • Cianna Medical, Inc.
  • Focal Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Genentech, Inc.
  • Genomic Health, Inc.
  • Hologic, Inc.
  • ImpediMed, Inc.
  • Invuity, Inc.
  • Mammotome
  • Merck, Inc.
  • Myriad Genetic Laboratories, Inc.
  • Pacira Pharmaceuticals

The American Society of Breast Surgeons provides certification in stereotactic breast biopsy procedures and breast ultrasound but does not endorse independent industry certification for product utilization.