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Symposium on Minimally Invasive Approach to Rectal Cancer in Lisbon, Portugal (2)



Symposium on Minimally Invasive Approach to Rectal Cancer in Lisbon, Portugal: 15-16 May 2017. 


Dear Colleagues,

With increasing interest in the surgical management of rectal cancer using minimally invasive techniques, the current debate focuses on TA-TME, Laparoscopic TME and Robotic TME as possible solutions to this difficult problem. With the support of world-renowned experts on colorectal cancer minimally invasive surgery, the Champalimaud Foundation will hold a meeting on May 15th and 16th 2017, at the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown in Lisbon:

Symposium on "Minimally Invasive Approach to Rectal Cancer" 

The format of the meeting will include state-of-the-art lectures given by distinguished international faculty members in collaboration with our local team and live cases showing global experts demonstrating TA-TME, Laparoscopic TME and the Robotic approach. We seek to have highly interactive discussions between the participants and experts during the course of these two days.

 The Symposium on "Minimally Invasive Approach to Rectal Cancer" has the scientific sponsorship of SPCIR and SPC.

For More information, see the full programme enclosed or click here.

Free online registrationhere.

 We hope to see you on May 15th and 16th 2017.

(Organising committee)

Amjad Parvaiz

Geerard Beets

José Filipe Cunha

Nuno Figueiredo

R. J. (Bill) Heald