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.

"Angels and Demons in Rectal Cancer: Challenging the Dogmas"

The Champalimaud Foundation announces an international rectal cancer meeting February 22 - 23, 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal with some of the world's leading experts in the field. 

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International Colorectal Masterclass

The International Colorectal Masterclass will be March 12 - 16, 2018 in Bordeaux, France.

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Prevent Cancer Foundation's Dialogue for Action Conference

Dialogue for Action® is an annual national conference that brings a diversity of stakeholders together to discuss the best ways to reinforce cancer screening, prevention and risk reduction initiatives in their communities. The meeting is April 11 - 13, 2018 and the Wednesday through Friday schedule is packed with unique opportunities for participants to immerse themselves in engaging presentations, facilitated conversations, relationship building and more. For more information, please contact Lorelei Mitrani. To register, please visit the online registration site. 

2018 Conference on Proctology

The 13th Annual Meeting of the Mediterranean Society of Pelvic Floor Disorders (MSPFD), Egyptian Society of Colon and Rectum (ESCR) will be April 19 - 21, 2018 in Mena House Hotel, Cairo, Egypt. An excellent faculty of specialists will deliver concise state-of-the- art lectures on topics from colorectal surgery, Gynecology, and Urology plus much more. For more information, please visit: www.mspfd2018.org.

Korea International Gastric Cancer Week 2018 (KINGCA Week)

KINGCA Week 2018 is April 26 - 28, 2018 in Seoul, Korea. It will feature distinguished speakers and leading institutions who will present their latest findings on ongoing and completed clinical trials. KINGCA Week 2018 is anticipating more than 800 participants from 30 different countries. 

For more information, please visit www.kingca.org.


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.

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