Programme Overview

Pre-Congress Courses

Ultrasound Course Monday 9 July 10:00 – 13:00 Hall 6

Once again BK Ultrasound will be supporting a training course on endoanal scanning with a faculty from St Thomas’ Hospital, London. This will include formal lectures followed by ‘hand on’ assessment of 3D data cubes on BK Ultrasound Consoles.

The course will run on Monday from 10:00 until approximately 13:00.

Coffee will be served (at approx. 09.30) prior to the meeting and at the mid-course break. Lunch will be provided courtesy of the ACPGBI at the completion of the course, in the exhibition Hall, Hall 3.

This course can be booked as an option during the ACPGBI meeting registration.

Monday 9 July 2018
Hall 1 Hall 9 Hall 10
ACPGBI AGM, NBOCA Report
08:15 – 09:15
Welcome
09:15 – 09:30
Controversies in Ileocaecal Crohn’s Disease
09:30 – 10:30
Parastomal Hernia – Prevention and Treatment
09:30 – 10:30
Association of Coloproctology Nurses’ (ACPN) AGM and Symposium
09:30 – 11:00
Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall 10:30 – 11:00
Six Best Papers Shortlisted for BJS Prize
11:00 – 12:29
Pelvic Floor Papers
11:00 – 12:30
ACPN Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:30
ACPN Continued
11:30 – 13:00
Colorectal Disease Keynote Lecture – Leaving a Legacy in War Zones
12:30 – 13:00
Lunch Break in the Exhibition Hall – 13:00 – 14:15

Ethicon Satellite Symposium in the Small Hall 13:30 – 13:50

Perioperative Care Symposium
14:15 – 15:45
The Pelvic Mesh Controversy
14:15 – 15:45
ACPN Continued
14:15 – 15:30

Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall – 15:45 – 16:15

ACPN Coffee Break – 15:30 – 16:00

THD Satellite Symposium in the Small Hall – 15:45 – 16:15

Invited Videos
16:15 – 17:30
Clinical Trials Update: Pelvic Floor and Functional Coloproctology
16:15 – 17:30
ACPN Continued
16:00 – 17:00
BJS Lecture:
Rectal Cancer Surgery – Are We On The Right Road?
17:30 – 18:00
President’s Welcome
18:00 – 18:15
Welcome Reception in the Exhibition Hall 18:15 – 19:30
Tuesday 10 July 2018
Hall 1 Hall 9 Hall 10
ASGBI Emergency Surgery Session
08:00 – 10:00
IT Innovations
08:00 – 10:00
The Dukes’ Club – Planning Your Future
08:00 – 09:45
Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall – 10:00 – 11:00
The Dukes’ Club Coffee Break – 09:45 – 10:30
It’s a Numbers Game
11:00 – 13:00
Selected Papers
11:00 – 13:00
The Dukes’ ClubInteractive Session
10:30 – 13:00

Lunch in the Exhibition Hall – 13:00 – 14:15

Ethicon Satellite Symposium in the Small Hall – 13:30 – 13:50

Prize Giving and Awards
14:15 – 14:45
Selected Papers
14:15 – 15:45
The Dukes’ Club – Training and Simulation
14:00 – 15:15
Keynote Lecture: Risk and Risk Communication in Colorectal Surgery
14:45 – 15:15
BDRF Keynote Lecture:
How have Randomised Trials Benefitted Patients with Colorectal Disease?

15:15 – 15:45
The Dukes’ Club Coffee Break
15:15 – 15:45
Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall – 15:45 – 16:15

THD Satellite Symposium in the Small Hall – 15:45 – 16:15

Research Session – Invited Research Talks
16:15 – 18:00
The Dukes’ Club – CPD Session
15:45 – 17:00
Movers and Shakers
18:00 – 18:30
Wednesday 11 July 2018
Hall 1 Hall 9 Hall 10
Top Secrets and How to Avoid Getting into Trouble
08:30 – 10:00
Tripartite 2020 Vision
08:30 – 10:00
Free Papers
08:30 – 10:00
Goligher Keynote Lecture: How is all this Genomics Nonsense Relevant to me as a Surgeon?
10:00 – 10:30
Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall 10:30 – 11:00
Advanced Cancer Symposium
11:00 – 13:00
Video Session
11:00 – 13:00
Patient Liaison Group & The Dukes’ Club:
How Should We Communicate Risk to Patients?
11:00 – 13:00
Lunch in the Exhibition Hall 13:00 – 14:15
Presidents’ Handover
14:15 – 14:25
Consultants’ Corner
14:25 – 16:00
Improving Surgical Care on a Global Stage
14:25 – 16:00