We are delighted to announce for Frontiers 2020 three keynote speakers. The Sir Francis Avery Jones Visiting Professor is Colin Rees (Northern Institute for Cancer Research, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK), the Sir Alan Parks Visiting Professor is John C Alverdy (The University of Chicago Medicine, USA), and Matthew Syed, the bestselling author and acclaimed speaker on high performance cultures.
Theme for 2020 will be complications in GI Disease – Risk Management:
What causes complications
How to avoid complications
How to manage complications
New for 2020: We will be calling for abstracts, with a prize for the best entry
St Mark’s Frontiers is organised into a number of plenary sessions, all of which are multidisciplinary and presented by leading experts
We will once again feature live endoscopy and surgery
Consultants’ corners where expert panels will discuss the themes of the day by exploring complex cases
Breakfast sessions will take place before the conference begins each day. These are smaller, more intimate seminars given by experts in the field
St Mark’s Research Fellows will once again present their work and battle for the coveted John Nicholls Prize.