Time to sign up for the DDF

Registration is now open for the DDF 2015 Meeting from 22 – 25 June at the ExCel Centre in London. The Early Bird Registration rate ends on Friday, 20 MarchRegister now to benefit from the Early Bird Rate by going to: www.ddf2015.org.uk/registration-accommodation

Please ensure that you register as an AUGIS (AUGIS/BOMSS) member to benefit from the Member Discount.

Note also that the deadline for submitting abstracts is: Friday, 27 February. To find out more about the submission of abstracts for DDF 2015, visit  www.ddf2015.org.uk/the-event/abstracts

The full Scientific Programme, which covers all the meeting and topics, can also be viewed at www.ddf2015.org.uk/the-event/programmepdfs

All other information about the meeting can also be found on the DDF 2015 website at: www.ddf2015.org.uk

DDF 2015 is the combined conference of five societies and Associations including AUGIS, in the field of Digestive Disorders:
The Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI)
Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons (AUGIS)
British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN)
British Association for the Study of the Liver (BASL)
British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)

 We look forward to seeing you there.

Awards on offer

RCS Education is awarding four awards of up to £1,000 each for surgical trainees to attend an RCS Education course held at the Royal College of Surgeons. It is open to members and fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons of England who hold a national specialty training number or are working as SAS doctor or a LAT as an equivalent level.

Applicants will have to provide a personal statement (explaining which course they would like to attend) and evidence of clinical excellence in all of the following four areas:

·         Research and innovation

·         Leadership and management

·         Teaching, training and education

·         Developing a high quality service in the NHS


Closing date for applications, which can be downloaded here is 08 March 2015.

If you require any further information please contact RCS Education or 0207 869 6300.