Monday

1 July 2019

Time/Venue Event
08:00 – 08:45
Main Hall
Annual General Meeting

  • President’s report
  • Secretary’s report
  • NBOCA report
  • Treasurer’s report
  • The Dukes’ Club report
  • Young Coloproctologist of the Year award
08:45 – 09:00
Main Hall
20:20 Vision
09:00 – 11:00
Main Hall
ASGBI Emergency Surgery Session

Chairs: Anne Brannagan, Andy Miller

  • Overview: current and future perspectives – Iain Anderson
  • Large bowel obstruction and CREST – Jim Hill
  • Small bowel obstruction – Ciaran Walsh
  • High risk surgical patient guidelines – Sarah Hare

Panel Discussion: Faculty above plus Deena Harji and Matt Lee

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 – 12:30
Main Hall
Six Best Papers shortlisted for BJS Prize

Chairs: Tim Cook, Arthur Harikrishnan, Scott Steele

11:30 – 12:30
Liffey Hall 1
The Dukes’ Club

  • 100,000 Genome Project – Frank McDermott
  • Microbiome – Dean Harris
  • 3D printing and navigational surgery – Kapil Sahnan
12:30 – 13:00
Main Hall
BJS Lecture

Chair: Brendan Moran

Decisional conflict, equipoise and bias in the interpretation of randomized controlled trials in colorectal surgery – Michael Solomon

13:00 – 14:15 Lunch
14:15 – 15:30
Main Hall
Quality Improvement

Chairs: Debbie McNamara, Mohammed Rabie (The Dukes’ Club)

  • Minimising SSI – Arifa Siddika
  • Antibiotic bowel prep – Scott Steele
  • GIRFT in colorectal – John Abercrombie
  • RCS M+M programme and how it feeds into QI – Ram Subramanian
  • National Clinical Improvement Programme – Charles Maxwell-Armstrong
  • When it all goes wrong – pelvic mesh – Andy Williams
14:00 – 15:30
Liffey Hall 2
Association of Coloproctology Nurses

Welcome, Edward Salt Lecture, Emergency Care, Short Papers

14:15 – 15:30
Liffey Meeting Room 2
Video Prize Session

Chairs: Ronan Cahill, Mark Coleman, Susan Moug

15:30 – 16:00 Tea Break
16:00 – 17:30
Main Hall
Inflammatory Bowel Disease session

Chairs: Justin Davies, Laura Hancock, Guy Worley

  • Guidelines, standards, and yet more guidelines. What do they all mean for my service? – Steve Brown
  • Best practice for STC – Omar Faiz
  • Appendicectomy and UC – Tom Pinkney
  • Should pouch surgery be centralised? – speaker to be confirmed
16:00 – 17:30
Liffey Hall 2
Association of Coloproctology Nurses

Bowel Cancer Screening, Case Studies

16:00 – 17:30
Liffey Hall 1
The Dukes’ Club

Trainee Fellowship, Speed Dating

17:30 – 18:00
Main Hall
Hunterian Lecture

Chair: John Abercrombie

Epigenetic biomarker discovery in IBD: Unearthing clues for disease pathogenesis? – Nicholas Ventham

18:00 – 19:00 Welcome Reception