Tripartite Meeting 2017 Seattle Washington USA10-06-2017 - 14-06-2017
2017 will be a Tripartite year with the meeting being hosted by the US surgeons in Seattle, Washington, USA, 10-14 June 2017. Tripartite 2017 brochure Details can be found on the website https://www.fascrs.org/2017-annual-scientific-meeting .
It is hoped that there will be a large number of Australian and New Zealand surgeons able to attend. The abstract process is now open. Please be sure to note on your submission form that you are a member of CSSANZ.
Abstracts submitted for the ASCRS Annual Meeting are peer-reviewed and scored on scientific merit, originality and relevance to the field of colorectal surgery. The Program Committee is looking for abstracts for the following categories: inflammatory bowel disease, neoplastic disease, outcomes, benign colon, benign anorectal, basic science and pelvic floor. This year, all case studies will be reviewed for e-poster presentations only.
An abstract submitted/accepted for the 2017 Tripartite may also be submitted to the RACS Adelaide 2017 ASC.
Participate in the 2017 ASCRS Annual Meeting by submitting an abstract to https://ascrs2017.abstractcentral.com/ .
Submission Deadline: Tuesday, November 29 at 11:59 pm EST (US Time)
Sydney South Pelvic Floor Meeting 201717-02-2017 - 19-02-2017
The inaugural Sydney South Pelvic Floor meeting will cover controversies and challenges in pelvic floor health.
The inaugural Sydney South Pelvic Floor meeting is being held at St George Hospital in February 2017.
Trainees and students are welcome to the event and will receive a discount on their registration.
Provisional Program: Pelvic floor meeting 2017 provisional program
To register visit:
Corrinne Hayes ph - +61 2 9113 4201
2017 IBD Surgical Symposium17-03-2017 - 17-03-2017
Scientific Convenors Mr Eugene Ong and Dr Rodney Woods along with St Vincent's Hospital is pleased to present the 2017 IBD Surgical Symposium featuring national and international speakers who will present on an array of controversial and difficult topics in IBD; a particular focus being ileal pouch surgery and abdominal Crohn's surgery.
In addition to the program we are pleased to honour the late Assoc Prof Mackay AM with the inaugural John "Jack" Mackay oration.
The symposium will be held the day prior to the 10th National Inflammatory Bowel Disease Symposium (also organised by St Vincent's Hospital and held at the Australian Catholic University, Fitzroy) and both will make a great update in the surgical and medical management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
National and International Speakers
Mr David Clark, FRACS - Brisbane
Prof Michael Kamm, FRACS - Melbourne
Mr Tim Eglinton, FRACS - Christchurch, NZ
IIeal Pouch surgery
Abdominal Crohn's Surgery
Inaugural John "Jack" Mackay oration
For registration please visit: http://www.generalsurgeons.com.au/events/2017-ibd-surgical-symposium
Advanced Techniques in Minimally Invasive Colectomy20-03-2017 - 20-03-2017
Minimally Invasive Colectomy
This one day program will be held at the Medical Engineering Research Facility in Brisbane on 20 March 2017.
Advanced & Applied Anatomy of the Pelvic Sidewall and Pelvic Floor Workshop23-03-2017 - 24-02-2017
This course is essential for all colorectal surgeons who are keen to learn about dissection beyond the TME plane.
The Advanced & Applied Pelvic Side Wall and Pelvic Floor course is essential for all colorectal surgeons who are keen to learn about dissection beyond the TME plane. The course will boost the surgeon's confidence with complex re-operative pelvic surgery for both benign and malignant conditions. Pelvic side wall dissection and extra-anatomical pelvic floor dissection may be an uncommon requirement but one that comes up when least expected.
- Hands on cadaveric dissection with step by step instructions from demonstrators.
- High faculty to participant ratio
- Opportunity to interact with a well respected pelvic exenteration team
To register, please contact Dr Cherry Koh by email.
T: 0401 678 990 for enquiries
Cost: $600 per registrant
Limited positions to keep faculty to participant ratio high
Registrants will kept on register for participant drop out or for next course.
Program avaiable here: Advanced Applied Anatomy of the Pelvic Sidewall and Pelvic Floor Workshop
16th Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology (APFCP 2017)29-03-2017 - 02-04-2017
2017 combined meeting of the APFCP and ECTA
The 16th Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology (APFCP 2017) and 5th Eurasian Colorectal Technologies Association (ECTA 2017) is being held along with the celebration of 50th Golden Anniversary Congress of Korean Society of Coloproctology (KSCP) in Seoul, Korea in March 2017.
At this joint meeting colleagues from Europe, as well as the Asia-Pacific region, will join to actively exchange various academic ideas under the theme of "Unified Asia, collaboration with Europe, and preparation for the next 50 years."
For more information, registration and the program please visit: http://apfcp-ecta2017.org/
6th International Course on Coloproctology28-04-2017 - 29-04-2017
Complex anal fistulas and Pilonidal Disease VAAFT and EPSiT: new minimally invasive surgical treatments
The 6th International Course on Coloproctology - Complex anal fistulas and Pilonidal Disease, VAAFT and EPSiT: new minimally invasive surgical treatments is organised by Professor Piercarlo Meinero, and will be held from April 28th to 29th 2017 at Ospedale Regionale di Mendrisio Beata Vergine, in Mendrisio, Switzerland.
The course is organized into lectures followed by live surgery in the operating room.
Please see the attached program for further details and registration information: 6th International Course on Coloproctology
Digestive Diseases Week® (DDW) 201706-05-2017 - 09-05-2017
The First & Foremost GI Event in the World
For more information visit : http://www.ddw.org
RACS Annual Scientific Congress08-05-2017 - 12-05-2017
Safe and Sustainable - The Future of Surgery?
The 2017 Annual Scientific Congress is being held in May in Adelaide. The Congress starts with the Convocation on Monday 8 May and finishes on Friday 12 May. The section conveners have been working hard to make the section programs particularly relevant the plenary sessions will undoubtedly generate keen participation and discussion for all delegates.
The Colorectal Surgery Section Convenor: Dr Elizabeth Murphy
Visting Surgeons include, Prof John Monson (USA), Assoc Prof Sonia Ramamoorthy (USA) and Assoc Prof Andrew Stevenson (Aus)
For more information including provisional program please visit: http://asc.surgeons.org/
Sydney Robotics Summit24-06-2017 - 24-06-2017
The inaugral Sydney Robotics Summit 2017 - A world leading robotics summit.
Each year Sydney Local Health District holds a mid-year Symposium to put an intensive three day focus on health, research and innovation. The RPA Institute of Academic Surgery is holding Australia's first Surgical Robotics Summit as a partner and part of the three day event.
KEY NOTE SPEAKER: Prof Vipul Patel (Global Robotics Institute, USA)
Other speakers include: A/Prof Declan Murphy, Prof Stefan Williams, Dr Stephen Pillinger, Dr Michael Wilson, Prof Paul Bannon, Dr Daniel Moon, Dr Geoff Coughlin, Ms Amy Becker, Prof Phillip Stricker, Dr Aubrey Almeida, Prof Howard Lau, Dr Ross Warner, Dr Howard Roby with more speakers to be confirmed.
Registration is now open with early bird rates available till 31 March.
For more information including program and registration details please visit: https://sydneyroboticssummit.com/
ACPGBI Annual Meeting03-07-2017 - 05-07-2017
The ACPGBI Annual Meeting for 2017 will be held in Bournemouth. The varied scientific programme will include nine plenary sessions with Scandinavian colleagues, as well as a number of pre-conference teaching courses.
For more information about the 2017 ACPGBI Annual Meeting in Bournemouth visit the newly launched conference microsite http://www.acpgbiconferences.org.uk or follow the conversation on twitter @ACPGBI #ACPGBI2017.
VCCC Colorectal Cancer Conference 201717-08-2017 - 18-08-2017
A Multidisciplinary Approach
The 2017 Colorectal Cancer meeting will cover emerging and controversial issues across all aspects of the multidisciplinary management of colorectal and other lower gastrointestinal cancers.
Registration opens Monday 6 March, 2017
Telephone: 1300 792 466
Facsimile: +613 9818 7111
Visit the website for further information www.colorectalcancerconference.org
International Pilonidal Sinus Disease Conference 201723-09-2017 - 23-09-2017
The first International Pilonidal Sinus Disease Conference
The first International Pilonidal Sinus Disease Conference will be held in September 2017 in Berlin Germany.
Dr Ekmel Tezel - classification system and treatment algorithms
Dr Marco Milone - How I Do It: Endoscopic Pilonidal Sinus Treatment
Dr Moshe Gips - How I Do It: Gipps Technique
Dr Ali Guner - How I Do It: Bascom Cleft Lift
Dr Dietrich Doll's topics will include recurrence, follow up and statistics
For further information please visit: http://www.pilonidal.com.au/conferences/2017-pilonidal-sinus-disease-conference
Frontiers in Intestinal and Colorectal Disease28-11-2017 - 01-12-2017
incorporating Professor Robin Phillips’ Festschrift
Frontiers in Intestinal and Colorectal Disease (28-30 Nov) incorporating Professor Robin Phillips’ Festschrift (1 Dec)
The 15th Annual International Congress 28th–30th November 2017, St Mark’s Hospital, London
With visiting professors Professor Mike Kamm from Australia and Professor Søren Laurberg from Denmark. This congress will offer a variety of cutting edge symposia including:
- ‘Food, glorious food’
- IBD at the margins – the young, the old and the pregnant
- Biofeedback and beyond
- IBD and cancer
- Getting the best outcomes for our colorectal cancer patients
- Live endoscopy and operating
Professor Robin Phillips’ Festschrift 1st December 2017 at the Royal College of Physicians, London
Celebrating a life in surgery, symposia will include:
- Complex fistula
- Anorectal transplantation
- Functional surgery
- Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
European Colorectal Congress 201704-12-2017 - 07-12-2017
St Gallen, Switzerland
Please save the date: The ECC 2017 will take place from 4-7 December 2017 with the main topic:
Multidisciplinary Management for Colorectal Disease
Further details will be available later in 2017.
International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT)20-03-2019 - 23-03-2019
Save the Date
International Society for Gastrointestinal Hereditary Tumours (InSiGHT)
SAVE THE DATE
For more information visit : http://www.insight2019.com