About this event

  • Date and time Fri 7 Dec 2018 from 8:15am to 5:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Coloproctology, South West Thames Chapter Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain

This is a joint meeting between the Coloproctology Section of the RSM, the ACPGBI and St Peter's Hospital which is attended by all Colorectal Surgeons in the South West Thames Chapter and colleagues from London and the South of England.

Whilst this is the annual colorectal training day for trainees in general surgery at these deaneries, it is also aimed at SpR and Consultant level. It is open to clinicians in associated fields including gastroenterologists, GI radiologists and plastic surgeons.

Please note this meeting takes place out of house.


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Mr Philip Bearn and Mr Pasha Nisar, Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals

The Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) and RSM trainee short paper prize session

Chair: Mr Henry Tilney, Frimley Health and Mr Iain Jourdan, Royal Surrey County Hospital

ACPGBI nurse breakout session

Mrs Sarah James-Reid and Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals

Tea and coffee break and poster presentations
Tailor made treatment for colorectal cancer

Mr Andrew Beggs, University Hospitals Birmingham

Training surgeons to use robots?

Mr Peter Coyne, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle

Lunch and poster presentations
ACPGBI Lecture: Ultralow sphincter-preservation for low rectal cancer: What are the new challenges?

Professor Eric Rullier, Magellan Surgical Center, Haut-Lévèque Hospital, Bordeaux and Introduced by Mr Jonathan Trickett, Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals

Debate: Dogma breeds Indecision

Chair: Mr Ian Jenkins, St Mark’s Hospital

Debate: Dogma breeds Indecision

Mr Neil Cripps, Western Sussex Hospitals and Mr John Abercrombie, Nottingham University Hospitals

Tea and coffee break

St George’s Hospital Colorectal Symposium

Chairs: Mr Andy Ramwell and Mr Rob Hagger, St George’s Hospital

Surgical management of intestinal failure

Mr Alex Chung

The nutritional challenge of colorectal complications

Dr Penny Neild, Consultant Gastroenterologist

‘Colo-plastic’ surgery – filling the gap

Miss Farida Ali, Consultant Plastic Surgeon

X-ray quiz: trainees vs consultants

Dr Antoni Sergot, Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals

ACPGBI short paper prize presentation

Mr Brendan Moran, President ACPGBI

RSM Poster prize presentation

Mr Ciaran Walsh

Close of meeting
Evening drinks and dinner at Foxhills Country Club


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom