Fellowship & Training Opportunities

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Registration for Barcelona is now open!

ESCP’s 9th Congress offers a new enhanced educational program for both trainees and specialists, as well as our well-established high quality scientific program. Register here...


Abstract submissions for ESCP Barcelona 2014

Abstract submission for the Barcelona meeting is now closed and grading is under way. Click here for more info on abstracts...


BuildingESCP Barcelona 2014

This year ESCP's host city is wonderful Barcelona where we will be offering a new enhanced educational program for both trainees and specialists. Our well-established high quality scientific program includes:

  • Keynote lectures: SILS, Rectal prolapse, Fellowship training, Timing of surgery in Crohn’s disease
  • Symposia: Proctologic complications/recurrences; Intestinal polyposis, New strategies in early rectal cancer; Functional disorders following intestinal resection, Non IBD colitis; Multimodal approach to metastatic colorectal cancer
  • Workshops and ultrasound course
  • Consultant's corner and video surgery webcasts

Registration is now open...

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Editor's choice paper - April

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

Tumour budding is a reproducible index for risk stratification of patients with Stage II colon cancer

Y.H. Lai, L.C. Wu, P.S. Li, W.H. Wu, S.B. Yang, P. Xia, X.X. He, and L.B. Xiao...

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  • 04 - 07 September - International Society of the University Colon and Rectal Surgeons 2014 Congress,
    Cape Town, South Africa
  • 14 - 15 September - 5th SICCR Colorectal Educational Meeting: The Fistula,
    San Marino, Italy
  • 22 - 24 September - ESSO Masterclass: Advanced Course on the Management of Colorectal Liver Metastases,
    Bordeaux, France
  • 23 - 23 September - Pre-Congress Workshop: 'Down to up' Transanal hybrid NOTES Colon Resections,
    Hospital Parc Tauli, Sabadelll, Spain
  • 24 - 26 September - ESCP Barcelona 2014,
    CCIB Barcelona, Centre Convencions Internacional de Barcelona, Plaça de Willy Brandt, 11-14 08019 Barcelona, Spain


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