Spring Colorectal Meeting 2018

25-10-2018 - 27-10-2018

Spring CME 2018

Fremantle, WA

25-27 October 2018

More details to follow...

2017 Rectal Cancer Symposium

10-11-2017 - 10-11-2017

Epworth HealthCare's General Surgery & Gastroenterology Clinical Institute presents the 2017 Rectal Cancer Symposium.

Friday 10 November: 8.30am – 5.00pm at the Park Hyatt, Melbourne.

International Guest Speaker
Dr Megan Costedio, MD FACS
Cleveland Clinic, Department of Colorectal Surgery
Interstate Guest Speaker
Associate Professor Andrew Stevenson, MBBS, FRACS
Director of Colorectal Surgery, Royal Brisbane Hospital

Also, featuring a host of eminent local speakers, this meeting for practising colorectal surgeons, senior trainees and nurses  will cover a range of topics including:

  • Trends in Current Management
  • How I do it Session
  • Robotics - Current Status
  • Difficult Cases

To register, or to view the Program and Speaker profiles please go to -


For further information contact Amanda Christie - Clinical Institute Coordinator

Phone: +61 3 9426 6952
Fax: +61 3 9914 8760
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Core Skills:  Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills Workshop

24-11-2017 - 24-11-2017

University of Western Australia, Perth

The University of Western Australia’s Clinical Training and Evaluation Centre (CTEC)’s Core Skills: Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills Workshop is a highly practical one-day cadaveric workshop aimed at providing participants with the most efficient techniques for advanced laparoscopic colorectal surgery, including safe colon mobilisation and techniques for vessel control. 

Registrations are available via the CTEC web site:

Brochure available here: Core Skills Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Skills Workshop

Further Information
John Linehan
Senior Course Co-ordinator
T: +61 8 6488 8049
E: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Frontiers in Intestinal and Colorectal Disease

28-11-2017 - 01-12-2017

Frontiers in Intestinal and Colorectal Disease (28-30 Nov)  and 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
  • Fissures
  • Haemorrhoids

Get in touch and secure your place now. St Mark’s Hospital, Northwick Park, Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex HA1 3UJ .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Telephone: +44 (0)20 8235 4046/8


European Colorectal Congress 2017

04-12-2017 - 07-12-2017

St Gallen, Switzerland

The ECC 2017 will take place from 4-7 December 2017 with the main topic:

Multidisciplinary Management for Colorectal Disease

Further details are available on the congress website:


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.

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. 

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)


For more information visit :


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.