Wednesday

3 July 2019

Time/Venue Event
08:30 – 09:30
Main Hall
Early rectal cancer: assessment and management

Chairs: Tamzin Cuming, Mike Davies

  • SPECC and PRESERVE – Francesco Di Fabio
  • TEMS and TAMIS – Chris Cunningham
  • Past, present and future – John Monson
  • Trials and tribulations – Simon Bach
08:30 – 09:30
Liffey Hall 1
The Dukes’ Club Young Consultant Session

The Consultant Interview – Henry Ferguson, Jennie Grainger, Jim Tiernan, Nuha Yassin

09.30-10.30
Main Hall
Short Papers: Cancer

Chairs: Charles Bailey, Nick Battersby

09.30-10.30
Liffey Hall 2
Short Papers: Benign disease

Chairs: Victor Kang, Seamus Kelly

09.30-10.30
Liffey Hall 1
Short Papers: Benign disease

Chairs: John Burke, Rachel Cliff

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30
Main Hall
FIT: is it fit for purpose?

Chair: Graham Branagan

  • The problem – Mike Thompson
  • FIT for screening – Robert Steele
  • FIT for symptoms – Baljit Singh
  • FIT for surveillance – Neil Cripps

Discussion

11:00 – 12:30
Liffey Hall 1
Tripartite 2020 Vision

Nicola Fearnhead

12:30 – 13:00
Liffey Hall 1
The Dukes’ Club Annual Lecture

Chairs: Deena Harji, Brendan Moran

  • Training and being trained – Scott Steele
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:30
Main Hall
Presentation of certificates and prizes

Presidential handover

14:30 – 16:00
Main Hall
The Failing Surgeon

Chairs: Mark Gudgeon, Jim Hill, Paul Skaife

  • Getting back to work – Angus Macdonald
  • Trouble with the GMC – David Rae
  • Medical Defence: a disaster not waiting to happen – Peter McDonald
  • The failing surgeon: burnout and poor behaviour – John Monson

Panel discussion