A rolling programme of core update topics

ACPGBI’s Edinburgh 2020 Annual Meeting will open on the morning of Monday 6 July with our new Colorectal FOCUS masterclass.

Colorectal FOCUS is a rolling programme over three years of 18 core update topics delivered by national and international leading experts.

The programme will carry full Continuing Professional Development certification.

Colorectal surgeons who attend three consecutive programmes over three years will receive special certification of their commitment to CPD in colorectal surgery at the annual awards ceremony

Registration fees
Trainee members£5
Consultant non-members£150
Trainee non-members£100

The topics that will be covered over the next three years are:

Anal fistulaEarly rectal cancerColonic cancer
Colonic polypsUlcerative colitisAdvanced malignancy
Crohn’s diseaseHaemorrhoidsIntestinal failure
Rectal prolapseDiverticular diseasePerioperative care
Rectal cancerFaecal incontinenceBowel obstruction
Colonic haemorrhageAnal cancerAbdominal wall

The programme has been developed by ACPGBI’s Education & Training Committee, chaired by Laura Hancock, to meet the essential continuing professional development needs of consultants, but all are welcome to attend.