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2022 Travelling Fellow to Australasia

Deadline extended to 31 December 2021

Applications are invited for a travelling fellowship in the amount of $AUD7,500 to attend the Tripartite Colorectal Virtual Meeting scheduled 21-24th February 2022 in Auckland, New Zealand to present a paper and to allow the recipient to visit... Read more

2022 Travelling Fellow to USA

The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons have invited the Association of Coloproctology of GB and Ireland to send a Travelling Fellow to their 2022 Annual Scientific meeting which is scheduled in Tampa, Florida, 30th April – 4th May 2022.... Read more

ACPGBI IBD Newcastle

Monday 18 October 2021

The inaugural ACPGBI IBD meeting took place in Newcastle on 18 October. It was refreshing to have a face-to-face meeting, with appropriate precautions in place, as well as the ability for those not present to be able to join the meeting virtually.... Read more

Rectal Anatomy and Rectal Cancer Staging

Delighted that last week's Rectal MRI for colorectal surgeons- normal anatomy & staging rectal cancer can be viewed On Demand View here Read more

Using Colon Capsule Endoscopy (CCE) to manage low to intermediate risk patients on a lower GI two week wait pathway

In June 2020, Clinical guidance on triaging patients with lower GI symptoms was published. This guidance supported the use of Colon Capsule Endoscopy (CCE) in patients with NG12 specified symptoms and a Faecal Immunochemical test (FIT) result of... Read more

Post-Colonoscopy Colorectal Cancer (PCCRC)

Rollout of a National Audit of Post-Colonoscopy Colorectal Cancers (PCCRCs) in England will begin in September 2021. In the last 20 years the colonoscopy service in England has made huge strides but there is always room for improvement. The PCCRC... Read more

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