British Journal of Surgery Lectures

BJS Sponsored Lectures

The British Journal of Surgery has been consistently supportive of AUGIS, sponsoring an overseas lecturer at every Annual Scientific Meeting since 1998

2019: Infected Necrotising Pancreatitis

Professor John Windsor (New Zealand)


2018: How Randomised Control Trials have changed Gastric Cancer Treatment
Doctor Takeshi Sano (Tokyo)


2017: Evidence for Improved Outcome ff Robotic Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer
Professor Van Hillegersberg (Netherlands)


2016: Has the focus on Upper GI Cancer been detrimental to the patient with Benign Disease?
Professor Rob Padbury (Australia)


2015: Laparoscopic Live Donor Liver Surgery: A risk too far?
Professor Olivier Scatton (France)


2014: Does Surgical Skill Matter?
Doctor Justin Dimick (USA)


2013: Intra-Operative Complications during complex Laparoscopic HPB Surgery: Management and Avoidance
Doctor Michael Kendrick (USA)


2012: Improving Outcomes
Professor Rob Padbury (Australia)


2011: Adequate Surgery for Gastric Cancer
Professor Takeshi Sano, (Japan)


2010: Categorising Complications of Upper GI Surgery and their cost
Dr Don Low (USA)


2009: Avoiding Bile Duct Injury during Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Professor Steven Strasberg (USA)


2008: Surgical Innovation in Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Professor M Buchler (Germany)


2007: Long Term Results of Surgery for Benign Oesophageal Disease
Professor A Csendes (Chile)


2005: Management Options for Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Professor D Cherqui (France)


2004: Laparoscopic Surgery for Cancer – Is it safe?
Professor J Hunter (USA)


2003: Specialist Centres or Specialist Surgeons?
Professor M Brennan (USA)


2002: The Role of Chemoradiotherapy in Oesophageal Cancer
Professor D Gotley (Australia)


2001: Mediastinal Trauma
Professor K Boffard (South Africa)


2000: Metaplasia: Is it reversible?
Professor Tom DeMeester (USA)


1999: Pancreas Transplantation: Lessons learned over the years
Professor Laureano Fernandez-Cruz (Spain)


1998: The Management of Hilar Cholangiocarcinoma
Professor B Launois (France)