AUGIS Meetings

Aside from our Annual Scientific Meeting, AUGIS is running regional one day events through the year. 

Please find out further details below. 

Northern Roux Group UGI/HPB Teaching Day

7 June 2024

Venue: Durham Cricket, Seat Unique Riverside, Chester-le-Street, County Durham, DH3 3QR

This is a one-day training day in Durham mainly focusing on UGI/HPB topics, useful for FRCS exam. There will be a choice between hands-on practice lap RYGB (limited spaces left) or FRCS prep in the afternoon.

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Free for all Roux group members. If you're interested please fill out this registration form:

Any queries please feel free to contact me:

Shiela Lee

Specialist Registrar (General Surgery)
Health Education England North East

National Cholecystectomy Summit

Thursday 27 June 2024

Leeds Marriott Hotel

Join Us at the National Cholecystectomy Summit

  • Elevate Patient Care: Be part of a pioneering gathering dedicated to enhancing patient outcomes in cholecystectomy.
  • Exclusive Launch: Witness the unveiling of the UK's first Bile Duct Injury Registry—a milestone in surgery!
  • Best Practices Unveiled: Share, learn, and adopt the gold standards in managing and preventing complications.
  • Collaborate and Innovate: Connect with experts across the spectrum of surgical care, from intervention to complication management.
  • Patient-Centered Focus: Help shape a future where patient well-being is the heart of surgical excellence.
  • Standardize Excellence: Contribute to setting new benchmarks in the treatment and management of bile duct injuries.

📅 Save the Date! Don't miss this opportunity to redefine surgical care and patient safety. Together, we can make a difference.

Be There. Be the Change

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Trent UGI/HPB Education Day

Friday 15 March 

Raddison Blu,  East Midlands

The day is for upper GI and HPB consultants, trainees and CNSs with a focus on update in practice and strategies to deal with complex scenarios. The aim is to have presentations and a MDT style discussion of complex scenarios.

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Awarded 6 CPD points


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For further details and to register please contact Neil Bhardwaj –

Roux Weekend

22 - 23 March 2024

Chesford Grange Hotel, Leamington Spa

The Roux Group are delighted to share the Roux Weekend 2024 programme. We have an exciting line-up of topics and speakers planned and would like to invite you all to join us at the Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth on Friday 22nd to Saturday 23rd March 2024. From surgical skills competitions to fellowship roadshows there will be something to suit trainees at all stages. There will be talks from leading UK experts in surgical leadership, human factors and sustainability as well as parallel sessions in sub-specialty topics in HPB, UGI and Bariatrics. Our pre-meeting courses also promise to deliver a unique exposure to advanced endoscopic and operative techniques. Join us for both days to enjoy an overnight stay, dinner and drinks as well as live music.

It is set to be an exciting and well subscribed meeting so be sure to get your tickets quickly!

Find out more and register

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2023 Meetings

Below are meetings which took place in 2023 for AUGIS members.

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Fundamentals of Liver and Pancreatic Surgery Courses

Fundamentals of Liver Surgery Course

Thursday 27 April 2023

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Fundamentals of Pancreatic Surgery

Friday 28 April 2023

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AUGIS North West Regional Meeting

Friday 10 March, 13:30 – 20:00  

Cheadle Village Hotel, Cheadle Road, Cheadle 

This educational meeting is aimed at upper UGI consultants, trainees and allied health professionals.   T

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GBIHPBA Meeting 2023

This scientific meeting is aimed for both consultants and trainees, which will also include an update in the management of HPB Cancers, debates on controversial topics and also a focus on surgical outcomes.

Click here to view the GBIHPBA 2023 provisional programme


OG Robotic Consensus Meeting

Monday 16th January 2023

Royal College of Surgeons of England

Robotic surgery is becoming increasingly popular amongst upper gastrointestinal surgeons specialising in oesophageal and gastric disease. 

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Awarded 6 CPD Points by ASGBI


2022 Meetings

Below are previous AUGIS Meetings held this year. 

GBIHPBA Robotic HPB Meeting

Saturday 15 October 

Clinical Science Building (CSB), University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust

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Basics of Liver Surgery Course

Friday 14 October 

BOWA Medical UK, Devon

The second 'Basics of Liver Surgery Course' will take place on the 14th October 2022 at BOWA MEDICAL UK in Devon. The course is specifically designed for SpRs/equivalent grades who are due to start, or already are on their first HPB job.

This one day course, will cover both theoretical knowledge and hands-on technical skills that will provide you with the appropriate tools, to enable you to get the best out of your HPB rotation. Please find the programme for the day below. 

The course is now full for this year. 

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Liver Transplantation for New Cancer Indications: a National Update

Friday 17 June 2022

Feto-Maternal Unit, KCH, London

On behalf of GBIHPBA and Special Interest Group -Transplant Oncology (SIG-TO),  the Liver Transplantation for New Cancer Indications – a National update Meeting took place on Friday 17 June 2022 at the Feto-Maternal Unit at the King's College Hospital in London.

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Three Regions Meeting

Friday 27 May 2022

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

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Essentials of Surgical Research

Friday 20 May 2022

Friends House, 173-7 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BJ

Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI), Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland (AUGIS) & British Association of Surgical Oncology (BASO) Trainees

A one day face-face event took place on Friday 20 May 2022, at Friends House,

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Click here to view the provisional programme