Our Global Reach Webinar ‘Myths and Evidence in Diverticular Disease: a global perspective’ took place on 18 June 2021. You can view it below.


Time (GMT)Session/Topic

Opening Remarks - Dion Morton

Part 1

 12:35 Topic 1: Korean Guidelines on Diverticulitis - Soon Young Lee
 12:45 Topic 2: New ESCP Guidelines on Diverticulitis - Johannes Schultz
 12:55 Topic 3: East vs West differences in diverticular disease - Willem Bemelman

Panel Discussion

Panelists: All speakers, Varut Lohsiriwat, Jaw-Yuan Wang

Moderator: Peter Christensen, Surendra Kumar Mantoo

Part 2

 13:30 Topic 4: SCANDIV - Najia Azhar
 13:40 Topic 5: DAMASCUS - Dale Vimalachandran
 13: 50 Topic 6: Asian Snapshot on Diverticulitis - Yao Zong Lee

Panel Discussion

Panelists: All Speakers, Nicolas Rotholtz, Simon Ng

Moderators: Pamela Buchwald, Suk-Hwan Lee


Wrap up - Luqman Mazlan

14:30 End of webinar


*Member of ESCP Global Reach Committee, **Co-Chair of ESCP Global Reach Committee
  • Dion Morton

    Dion Morton** (UK), OBE, Barling Professor of Surgery & Head of the Academic Dept of Surgery at the University of Birmingham

  • Soo Young Lee

    Soo Young Lee (Korea), Assistant Professor, Chonnam National University Hwasun Hospital and Medical School

  • Surendra Mantoo

    Surendra Mantoo* (Singapore), Senior Consultant & Lead, Colorectal Service, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

  • Peter Christensen

    Peter Christensen (Denmark), Professor, Aarhus University, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Aarhus University Hospital

  • Jaw Yuan Wang

    Jaw Yuan Wang* (Taiwan), Professor of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University

  • Najia Azhar

    Najia Azhar (Sweden), MD, PhD and Department Of Surgery, Skåne University Hospital Malmo

  • Dale Vimalachandran

    Dale Vimalachandran (UK), Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, Honorary Associate Professor, University of Liverpool

  • Yao Zong Lee

    Yao Zong Lee (Singapore), Associate Consultant, Department of General Surgery, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

  • Pamela Buchwald

    Pamela Buchwald* (Sweden), Associate Professor in Surgery Lund University

  • Suk-Hwan Lee

    Suk-Hwan Lee* (Korea), Professor of Surgery, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine.

  • Simon Ng

    Simon Ng** (Hong Kong, China), Professor, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Dept of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Luqman Mazlan

    Luqman Mazlan* (Malaysia), Consultant Colorectal & General Surgeon, Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur

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