Upcoming Events Relative to Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Upcoming Events Relative to Colon and Rectal Surgeons | ASCRS

The following events have come to our attention and may be of interest to our members. These events are not endorsed by ASCRS, but we share them as a courtesy to our members. ASCRS reviews posts to this page.

Colorectal Surgery Update

The Colorectal Surgery Update is May 24 - 25, 2018 in Rome, Italy. The Colorectal Surgery Update 2018 is endorsed by the European Society of Degenerative Diseases (www.esdd.it) a N.P.O. in the fields of Surgical Oncology and IBD Surgery. The idea is to gather participants and faculty in an informal atmosphere to discuss crucial, up to date topics of colorectal surgery, in order to create good and comprehensive encounter on the matter.

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Surgical and Medical Management of Hirschsprung Disease Conference

The Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UMPC is please to announce the Surgical and Medical Management of Hirschsprung Disease Conference, with Internationally renowned surgeon Dr. Luis De la Torre, MD, July 11 to July 13, 2018 in Pittsburgh, PA. The conference features new, love demonstrations of Colorectal Surgery.

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Innovations in Coloproctology 

This conference in Berlin, Germany is June 21 - 22, 2018. In the live surgery session on the first day, experts and developers of the newest techniques in colorectal surgery will demonstrate their techniques. On the second day, there will be four scientific sessions on new techniques and the future of colorectal surgery.

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St. Mark's Pouch Masterclass -- 40th Anniversary

June 29, 2018 -- the day will cover past, present and future of the ileoanal pouch. Senior figures will be exploring important topics in pouch surgery to provide an understanding of the indications for pouch surgery, the various technical approaches and expected outcome; the workup and management of pouch complications, including pouch failure; and Interesting and difficult cases.

Presentations will include lectures, live surgery featuring a TaTME proctectomy and SILS pouch formation followed by a technical section exploring minimally invasive surgery, ileoanal anastomosis and options for de-functioning, narrated footage of surgery and interactive case-based discussion.

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International Society of University of Colon & Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS) Meeting

The International Society of University of Colon & Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS) will be hosting the 29th ISUCRS Biennial Congress in London, UK from 29th Aug - 1st Sept, 2018. This promises to be an outstanding scientific gathering of colorectal surgeons from all over the world. 
The meeting will feature presentations for:

  • Angelita Habr-Gamma Pioneer in Colorectal Surgery Award
  • The Fumio Konishi Excellence in Clinical or Research Award
  • The Jae Gab Park for Outstanding Contribution to Colon and Rectal Surgery Award
  • The ISUCRS Master of Coloproctology Award
  • The Bacon Lecture

For more information about the 2018 London ISUCRS Biennial Congress, please contact us at london2018@isucrs.org.

European Colorectal Congress 2018

The Eurpoean Colorectal Congress (ECC) will be December 3 - 6, 2018 in St. Gallen, Switzerland. The key topics of this year’s ECC will be Personalized Colorectal Surgery, New Technologies and Complications in Colorectal Surgery.  As in the past, a Masterclass in Colorectal Surgery will precede the congress. For more information, please visit the ECC website.

17th Congress of Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology 2019

Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology 2019 will be taking place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on March 7-10, 2019. For more information, please visit:http://www.apfcp2019.com