About this event

  • Date and time Tue 12 Apr 2022 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Surgery

Join us for a masterclass on surgery for retrorectal tumours by Professor Peter Sagar, President of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland, and a world-renowned expert in this field. 

Professor Sagar will provide delegates with a valuable overview of surgery for retrorectal tumours, and will demonstrate specific operative techniques and how to deal with difficult cases.

During this meeting you will:

  • Discover the indications for surgery for different types of retrorectal tumours. 

  • To learn about the surgical approaches to retrorectal tumours. 

  • Understand specific surgical techniques which enable safe surgery for retrorectal tumours. 

Participants will have a chance to engage in the discussion and to ask questions during the webinar session. This webinar has free CPD accreditation.

This webinar is part of the surgery Masterclass series hosted by international experts in their fields. The Masterclass series is intended to teach trainees and established surgeons on complex decision-making and techniques in a variety of specialist areas. 

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Registration for this webinar will close 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hour before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

We would like to thank our sponsor Ethicon for their support of this meeting.
Please note that the scientific programme and content has not been influenced in any way by the sponsor.


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Welcome and introduction

Miss Rachel Hargest, Clinical Senior Lecturer, Colorectal Surgery, University Hospital of Wales and Mr Michael Davies, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

The surgical management of retrorectal tumours

Professor Peter Sagar, Consultant General Surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Questions and answers
Close of the meeting




Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this webinar will close 1 hour prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 1 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s COVID-19 online events are available 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. 

All webinars will be available for registered delegates 60 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels. 

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