Programme Overview

Click on the dates for full session details for each day of the programme.

Date Activity
Sunday 2 July 2017 ESBQ Exam
Monday 3 July 2017 Pre-Congress Courses:

  • Karl Storz TEO Course
  • BK Ultrasound Course
ACPGBI AGM and Welcome
Symposia:

  • Obesity: The Size of the Problem
  • So You Think You Know About Radiology?
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Pouch
Association of Coloproctology Nurses’ AGM and Symposium
Keynote Lectures:

  • Lars Påhlman Lecture – Teaching, Training, Trials
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Six Best Papers Shortlisted for BJS Prize, Video Session
“The Patient I Will Never Forget”: Supporting Staff Wellbeing and Resilience with Schwartz Rounds
Tuesday 4 July 2017 Symposia:

  • ASGBI Emergency Surgery Session
  • So You Think You Know About Pathology?
  • Medicolegal Session
  • Research Session: Hot Topics and Breaking Trials in Colorectal Research
The Dukes’ Club:

  • Research Session
  • Interactive Session
  • Top 10 Trainee Presentations
  • International Training
Colorectal Cancer Papers, IBD Papers, Proctology Papers
Keynote Lectures:

  • The BJS Lecture – Significant Polyps and Early Colorectal Cancer (SPECC)
  • Colorectal Disease Lecture – Prehabilitation of the Colorectal Patient
  • BDRF Lecture – Evidence-Based Enhanced Recovery
Wednesday 5 July 2017 Patient Charity Collaboration
Symposia:

Delphi Research Session on Gastrointestinal Recovery
Keynote Lecture:

  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation: Is it all in the brain?
Pelvic Floor Papers