EARCS at the International Symposium of Minimal Invasive Surgery for Rectal Cancer

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15.04.2016

EARCS represented at the International Symposium of Minimal Invasive Surgery for Rectal Cancer in Poole, UK 13-14 June 2016. 

 

On 13-14 June 2016, the International Symposium of Minimal Invasive Surgery for Rectal Cancer will be held at Poole General Hospital in Poole, UK. The Symposium is Accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons of England for up to 12.0 CPD points.

The Symposium will be held over two days and will include a day of engaging lectures given by experts in their fields, followed by a full day of live operating with real time video feeds to the conference venue.

Prof. Amjad Parvaiz, co-Director of the European Academy of Robotic Colorectal Surgery (EARCS) and Mr. Tas Qureshi of Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust will host the Symposium.

EARCS will be represented at the Symposium by members of the faculty, scientific committee and training delegates, including:

  • Prof. R. J. (Bill) Heald - Basingstoke, UK
  • Mr. Tas Qureshi - Poole, UK

Monday 13 June - 1st Lecture Session - Chairing (09:15 - 09:45)

  • Prof. Ayhan Kuzu - Ankara, Turkey

Monday 13 June - 1st Lecture Session - "Surgical anatomy of the pelvis"

  • Dr. Nuno Figueiredo - Lisbon, Portugal

Monday 13 June - 1st Lecture Session - "Complete response to neo-adjuvant treatment - what to do"

  • Prof. Giuseppe Spinoglio - Milan, Italy

Monday 13 June - 2nd Lecture Session - Co-chairing (11:45 - 13:15)

  • Dr. Nicola de'Angelis - Paris, France

Monday 13 June - 2nd Lecture Session - "Laparoscopic approaches for locally advanced rectal cancer"

  • Mr. Danilo Miskovic - Leeds, UK

Monday 13 June - 2nd Lecture Sesstion - "Developing European consensus for robotic TME surgery"

  • Prof. Amjad Parvaiz - Poole, UK

Monday 13 June - Video Session - "Developing consensus for robotic TME surgery - EARCS"

  • Mr. Danilo Miskovic - Leeds, UK
  • Rob Howell - Bournemouth, UK

Monday 13 June - Video Session - "Ask the expert - panel discussion"

  • Dr. Nicola de'Angelis - Paris, France

Tuesday 14 June - Free Paper Session - Co-chairing (09:00 - 10:30)

  • Prof. R. J. (Bill) Heald - Basingstoke, UK

Tuesday 14 June - Keynote lecture

  • Prof. Amjad Parvaiz - Poole, UK
  • Mr. Tas Qureshi - Poole, UK

Tuesday 14 June - Live Operating - Robotic TME

 

For more information about the congress and to register, contact:

Maraget Mackenzie, Colorectal Secretary, Poole General Hospital, UK, Tel: +44 (0) 1202665511, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.