First ESCP Pan-European snapshot audit - UPDATE

We are thrilled that data on over 2400 operations has already been entered from around 270 hospitals across 37 countries in Europe and beyond. Over 1090 co-investigators have contributed to the study and will be accredited in all publications arising from it. Particular thanks and congratulations to the 5 top recruiting centres... read more here


Submit your abstracts for ESCP Dublin

Abstracts on any topic in coloproctology will be considered. Video and Clinical Trial submissions are also invited. All abstracts must be submitted online. For more information, and to submit your abstracts, click here.


First ESCP/S-ECCO Joint Regional Masterclass

Ethicon: part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companiesMasterclass on ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, Moscow, Russia, 16 April 2015. Supported by a grant from Ethicon.


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Dublin 10th

ESCP Dublin 2015 - our 10th Anniversary Meeting

23-25 September 2015

Abstract submission is now open >
Deadline for submission: Saturday 9 May 2015

Registration is now open >
Early registration deadline: Friday 12 June 2015

Hotel bookings are now open >
Hotel booking and payment deadline: Friday 12 June...

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Latest News

In April this year, the first regional educational masterclass organised by the ESCP in cooperation with the European Crohn´s and Colitis Organisation (ECCO), will...
Ahead of the first ESCP/ECCO regional masterclass in Moscow, Professor Yves Panis (Professor of Digestive Surgery at the Université Paris VII and Head of the...
The ESCP, in conjunction with the European Crohn´s and Colitis Organisation (ECCO), will hold the first ESCP masterclass in April 2015, in Moscow, Russia. In this...
The Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) is funding two travelling fellowships for doctors currently practicing in Eastern European...

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Editor's choice paper - October

One article from each issue of Colorectal Disease is selected as Editor's Choice.

The influence of laparoscopy on incisional hernia rates: a retrospective analysis of 1057 colorectal cancer resections

A. Mishra, B. D. Keeler, C. Maxwell-Armstrong, J. A. Simpson, A. G. Acheson...

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  • 19 - 24 April - "Ascona II", Advances in Physiological Measurement meeting,
    Ascona, Switzerland
  • 22 - 24 April - ASGBI Congress 2015,
    Manchester Central, Manchester, UK
  • 27 - 28 April - taTME workshop with hands-on cadaver lab,
    Department of Anatomy, University of Oxford, UK
  • 30 - 02 April - 3rd World Rectal Conference on Organ Preserving Perspectives,
    Centre Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec
  • 06 - 08 May - Nordic Early Rectal Cancer meeting,
    Solstrand, Bergen, Norway


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