Spring Colorectal Meeting 2018

25-10-2018 - 27-10-2018

Spring CME 2018

It gives us great pleasure, on behalf of CSSANZ and the Colon & Rectal Surgery Section, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, to invite you to the Spring Colorectal Meeting 2018. The meeting is being held at the Esplanade Hotel in Fremantle, Western Australia from 25th to 27th October 2018.

In addition to local speakers, we have invited three international experts that will bring great knowledge and insight to a rich and rewarding program. They are Professor Andrew Renehan of the Christie Hospital (UK), Professor Paris Tekkis of the Royal Marsden Hospital (UK) and Professor Larissa Temple of the University of Rochester Medical Centre (USA).

The weather is usually very pleasant in late October and the social program will include welcome drinks at the historic Fremantle Prison and the conference dinner at the Fremantle Maritime Museum where the Australia II winning America’s Cup Yacht is on display.

We look forward to welcoming you to Fremantle in October 2018. 

Greg Makin and Michael Warner

Convener and Academic Convener
Spring CME
Fremantle 2018


St George Peritonectomy Conference

24-02-2018 - 25-02-2018

This two day conference will provide attendees with clinical and scientific information on peritoneal surface malignancies and create awareness regarding innovative treatments that will improve the quality of life for patients. The target audience of this conference includes healthcare practitioners in the field of Surgical Oncology, Medical Oncology, Gastroenterology, Gynaecology, Radiology, Allied Health and Nursing.

The conference includes four excellent, internationally renowned speakers that have all contributed to major advances in our knowledge of cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.

Registration and event details can be found online here. For more information contact Jennifer McAfee on .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Flyer: St George Peritonectomy 2018.pdf

Draft Program: St George Peritonectomy Draft Program.pdf

International Bordeaux Colorectal Masterclass

12-03-2018 - 16-03-2018

The 5-day Masterclass on Colorectal Surgery is being hosted by Professor Rullier and Dr Denost through the Pelvicare Project in Bordeaux, France from 12-16 March 2018.

The course includes theoretical learning, 13 live surgeries, simulation and interatice sesions.

To find out more and register, visit the Masterclass website or view the program here.

Abdominal Radiology Group of Australia and New Zealand (ARGANZ) Annual Meeting 2018

23-03-2018 - 25-03-2018

Crown Promenade Hotel


Victoria, Australia

For more details about this meeting please  click here

Meeting speakers are Professor’s Anwar Padhani and Paul Sidhu – from the Institute of Cancer Research and Kings College London respectively. The 3- day meeting will begin with Beginner and Advanced Workshops on the rectum, liver, prostate, and gynaecology. These themes will continue through the meeting, with a combination of plenary and concurrent sessions. The Mendelson Research Prize is available for both oral and poster proffered trainees papers. Trainees can also attend the ‘hot seat’ School of ARGANZ breakfast session with abdominal examiners.

Colorectal Cancer Conference 2018

16-08-2018 - 17-08-2018

A multidisciplinary approach

The 12th Colorectal Cancer Conference will be held at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre on 16-17 August 2018. 

The 2018 Colorectal Cancer meeting will cover emerging and controversial issues across all aspects of the multidisciplinary management of colorectal and other lower gastrointestinal cancers. 

Click here to view the promotional flyer or visit the website:

GESA Australian Gastroenterology Week

08-09-2018 - 10-09-2018


GESA Australian Gastroenterology Week 2018 will be held from Saturday 8 September - Monday 10 September 2018 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. 

Registration and program details to follow. 

ESCP 2018 Scientific and Annual Meeting

26-09-2018 - 28-09-2018

European Society of Coloproctology Scientific and Annual Meeting

The European Society of Coloproctology’s 13th Scientific and Annual meeting will place in the historic and beautiful city of Nice from 26-28 September 2018. 


Flyer: ESCP Nice 2018.pdf

International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons 29th Biennial Congress

29-09-2018 - 01-09-2018

ISUCRS Biennial Congress

The 29th Biennial Congress of the International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons will be held from 29 August - 1 September 2018 in London UK.

The provisional programme and regsitration details can be found online at

Super early bird registrations are open from now until 5 January 2018.

17th Congress of Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology (APFCP 2019)

07-03-2019 - 10-03-2019

Save the date

The 17th Congress of Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology (APFCP 2019) will be held on 7-10 March 2019 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia.

For more information please visit:


International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT)

20-03-2019 - 23-03-2019

Save the Date

International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT)


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Tripartite Colorectal Meeting 2020

24-02-2020 - 28-02-2020

The Tripartite Colorectal Meeting 2020 is the pre-eminent event for global leaders in colorectal surgery.

Please join us in Auckland for this meeting. Details can be found at Tripartite Colorectal Meeting 2020.