About this section

The Coloproctology Section’s purpose is the promotion of the study of diseases of the rectum and colon by the reading and discussion of papers and by the exhibition and examination of clinical cases, specimens, instruments and appliances.

Upcoming events

COP02 Promo

Shared problems and future directions in colorectal surgery - RSM Coloproctology Section and Western Australia joint meeting

Bringing together colorectal surgeons from the UK and Western Australia in one platform, this is an opportunity to interact and compare practices and outcomes between the two countries. 

  • Price £75 - £115
  • Location Fiona Stanley Hospital, 11 Robin Warren Dr, Murdoch WA 6150, Australia, Locked Bag 100 Palmyra DC, Western Australia 6961
Book Book


Coloproctology Section: Travelling Fellowship


  • First prize: Travelling fellowship to attend the coloproctology overseas meeting in Amsterdam

Open to

All coloproctology trainees.

Application guidelines

Submit a 400-word case report or research-based abstract on any coloproctology topic. The winning candidate will receive a travelling fellowship to attend the annual coloproctology scientific meeting and the opportunity to meet established consultants.

Submission closed

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.


Miss Helen Chave