About this event

  • Date and time Wed 20 Oct 2021 from 3:55pm to 7:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Coloproctology

This is the live stream of the prestigious John of Arderne Prize. Want to attend this meeting in person? Book your place here.

for a chance to hear surgical trainees and medical students present their colorectal research papers, followed by the annual Presidential Address.

Participants will be able to improve their skills in critiquing research methodology and appraising research methods. This will also be an opportunity to demonstrate improved knowledge of the described advances in coloproctology. 

The prize meeting will be followed by the Presidential Address with RSM's President-Elect, Professor Steven Brown. Professor Brown is a consultant colorectal surgeon at the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield

Learning objectives include:

  • Give trainees a national forum in which to disseminate new research
  • Give an educational update in the practice of coloproctology

This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place.

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Standard pricing available until 20 October 2021.


RSM Member RSM Trainee RSM Student
£24.00 £18.00 £12.00

Non - Member

Non - Member Trainee Student
£40.00 £30.00 £20.00

Key speakers

Professor Steve Brown

President, Section of Coloproctology

Mr Wal Baraza

Honorary Secretary Elect, Section of Coloproctology


View the programme

Welcome and introduction Presentation of 2020-21 session John of Arderne medal

Professor Sue Clark and Professor Steve Brown

John of Arderne prize session

Tea and coffee break
Annual general meeting

Section members only

Presidential address

Review of the programme of 2020-21

Mr Henry Tilney, Honorary Secretary, Section of Coloproctology

Programme for 2020-21

Mr Wal Baraza, Honorary Secretary Elect, Section of Coloproctology

Official handover of the President’s chain of office

Professor Sue Clark, President, Section of Coloproctology

Presidential address – How to con your way through a coloproctology career

Professor Steve Brown, President, Section of Coloproctology



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations. 

Special rates for difficult times  

The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s weekly COVID-19 Series webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic. 

Due to current government guidelines there is limited audience capacity. If UK government guidelines and restrictions change, the format of this event will be updated to comply, and all delegates will be notified via email. 

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