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AUGIS Annual Scientific Meeting,

Cork, Ireland

21 – 22 September, 2017

The 20th AUGIS Annual Scientific Meeting will take place at the Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork, Ireland, 21 – 22 September. The programme promises to be an exciting one, with parallel sessions for oesophago-gastric, hepatobiliary and pancreatic, bariatric surgery and Allied Health Professionals. Visit the website for more details.

Reminder: The Early Bird Registration Rate for the
20th AUGIS Annual Scientific Meeting in Cork, Ireland, ends on Monday 31st July.

President’s Message

Focusing on the future of AUGIS

A fair amount has happened since my last missive. Most of the important things relate to politics, policy and service provision – important stuff that affects us all and, more importantly, our patients.

AUGIS Council has recently considered the future of AUGIS; should it contract to become an association for upper GI cancer and metabolic surgeons, or continue trying to represent the entirety of upper GI surgery. The conclusion was overwhelmingly in favour of the later and I believe this is the right decision.

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