AUGIS celebrated its 25th Anniversary at the AUGIS Annual Scientific Meeting which took place from 21 - 23 September 2022 at the P&J Live Conference Centre in Aberdeen.
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Thursday OG Cancer Programme
Thursday Benign Programme
Thursday Bariatric Programme
Thursday HPB Programme
Thursday AHP Programme
Awarded 18 CPD Points by the ASGBI
Abstract Presentation Prize Winners
Winner of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Prize Paper Session: Trish Kanani "Ex vivo perfusion of isolated human liver segments: the development of a novel model for ethical, translational research"
Winner of the Upper GI Cancer Free Papers: Dr Sheraz Markar "Delayed surgical Intervention after Chemoradiotherapy in Esophageal cancer (DICE) study"
Winner of the Benign Free Papers: David Robinson "Upper Gastrointestinal Training in the UK & Ireland – a Roux Group Study"
Winner of the HPB Free Papers: Tamsyn Clark "Preclinical safety and feasibility of in situ Isolated Normothermic Liver Chemoperfusion (INLiC) for enhanced drug delivery"
Winner of the Bariatric Free Papers: Sarah Hill "Should we be doing routine post-operative blood tests in patients undergoing elective bariatric surgery?"
Winner of the Upper GI Cancer Poster Presentations: Raymond Cuffe "Unmet needs in survivorship: Increased anxiety post oesophago-gastric cancer surgery"
Winner of the Benign and Bariatric Poster Presentations: Maitreyi Patel "Report of early experience from newly introduced Cytosponge service."
Winner of the HPB Poster Presentations: Lucia Lazzareschi "The introduction of antimicrobial-coated sutures to reduce the rate of surgical site infections in the hepatopancreaticobiliary (HPB) department: a quality improvement project"
Winner of the Emergency Surgery Poster Presentations: Mohammad Sharif "Management of Acute Gallstone disease at an urban acute Trust during the pandemic"
Abstracts accepted for the 25th Annual AUGIS Scientific Meeting have now been published with the BJS online.
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Trainees' Competition Winner
Congratulations to the East of England team for winning the inaugural Trainees' Competition at AUGIS in 2022. The team included Geoffrey Roberts, Piriyah Sinclair and Catriona Walker