Our Global Reach Webinar 'Translating Evidence into Practice' took place on 19 March 2021. You can view it below.

We collaborated in this event with Chinese Society of Colorectal Surgery, Hong Kong Society for Coloproctology, The Japan Society of Coloproctology, Korean Society of Coloproctology, Malaysian Society of Colorectal Surgeons, Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Taiwan, Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Thailand and Society of Colorectal Surgeons Singapore.

It was supported by:

Ethicon: Shaping the future. Part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companiesPanther Healthcare


Chairs: Simon Ng (Hong Kong) and Pamela Buchwald (Sweden)

Start time: UK/GMT 11:00, CET 12:00, Beijing/HK 19:00, Japan/Korea 20:00

Time (UK/GMT)Session/Topic
11:00 - 11:05

Welcome and opening remarks - Simon Ng (Hong Kong, China)

Session 1: Should we or should we not: resect asymptomatic primary colorectal cancer in patients with unresectable synchronous metastases?

11:05 - 11:15 Resection of asymptomatic primary colorectal cancer in patients with unresectable synchronous metastases - what does the evidence say? - Surendra Kumar Mantoo (Singapore)
11:15 - 11:25 CAIRO4: The role of surgery of the primary tumour with few or absent symptoms in patients with synchronous unresectable metastases of colorectal cancer - Hans de Wilt (The Netherlands)
11:25 - 11:35 SOULMATE: Liver transplantation in stable incurable disease - Per Lindner (Sweden)
11:35 - 12:00

Panel discussion

Panelists: All Speakers, Seung-Hyuk Baik (Korea), Jaw-Yuan Wang (Taiwan), Jun Watanabe (Japan)

Moderators: Simon Ng (Honk Kong, China), Varut Lohsiriwat (Thailand)

Session 2: Studies from ESCP and collaborators

12:00 - 12:15 PROPHER - Tom Pinkney (UK), Sue Blackwell (UK)
12:15 - 12:30 EAGLE - Dion Morton (UK)
12:30 - 12:55

Panel discussion

Panelists: All Speakers, Peter Christensen (Denmark), April Camilla Roslani (Malaysia)

Moderators: Pamela Buchwald (Sweden), Luqman Mazlan (Malaysia)

12:55 - 13:00

Closing remarks - Pamela Buchwald (Sweden)

13:00 End of webinar

Download the agenda here


*Member of ESCP Global Reach Committee, **Co-Chair of ESCP Global Reach Committee
  • Seung Hyuk Baik

    Seung Hyuk Baik (Korea), Professor & Chairman, Colorectal Cancer Center, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul

  • Pamela Buchwald

    Sue Blackwell (UK), Patient Co-chief Investigator, PROPHER study and patient representative, ESCP Research Committee

  • Pamela Buchwald

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

  • Peter Christensen

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

  • Per Lindnér

    Per Lindnér (Sweden), Chairman, Transplant Institute, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg

  • Varut Lohsiriwat

    Varut Lohsiriwat* (Thailand), Professor of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok

  • Surendra Mantoo

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

  • Luqman Mazlan

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

  • Dion Morton

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

  • Simon Ng

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

  • Tom Pinkney

    Tom Pinkney (UK), Professor & Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, University of Birmingham and University Hospitals Birmingham

  • April Camilla Roslani

    April Camilla Roslani (Malaysia), Malaysian Society of Colorectal Surgeons Vice President

  • Jaw Yuan Wang

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

  • Jun Watanabe

    Jun Watanabe* (Japan), Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Gastroenterological Center, Yokohama City University Medical Center

  • Hans de Wilt

    Hans de Wilt (The Netherlands), Professor of Surgical Oncology at the Department of Surgery, St Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen

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