Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

2020 UK CCLG Surgeons Oncology Course

18 Feb

Alder Hey

Liverpool, UK, 18th February 2020 - 19th February 2020

UK CCLG Surgeons Oncology Course

18-19th February 2020

The UK CCLG Oncology  Workshop  – is being held as part of an event programme linking closely also with the Peter Paul Rickham International Symposium which celebrates the life-time achievements of an eminent paediatric surgeon who was co-founder of the World’s 1st Neonatal Surgical Unit at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in 1953.  A faculty of leading national and international experts will deliver state-of-the-art lectures pertinent to surgical oncology practice including  the latest state-of-the-art advances of particular relevance to those who practice oncology and a tumour board panel session .  The workshop is highly suitable for trainees  / residents preparing for the Intercollegiate Speciality  Boards Examinations notably FRCS (Paed)  and also European Boards – FEBPS.  Consultant paediatric surgeons in ‘ early years ‘ practice and consultants seeking to update knowledge base are very welcome to attend.


The Surgery Oncology Workshop fee includes daily lunches and refreshments , abstract booklet  and Event Dinner on  Tuesday February 18th 2020 –  ‘ early  ‘ registration rate here is  £ 250   ( A special discount rate of £50 – as an additional payment fee secures delegate registration for the Peter Paul Rickham Symposium being held on February 20 th, 2020  )

Peter Paul Rickham International Symposium

‘ Into the Limits – 2020 ‘  –  Will feature a host of  national and international guest lectures covering advances in paediatric surgery  – colorectal surgery , liver  intestinal failure and organ transplantation , evidence based paediatric surgery, GIRFT national outcomes  , minimally invasive surgery,  regenerative medicine , oncology  and 2020 reporting …

Professor Sabine Sarnacki – Necker Children’s Hospital Enfants Malades , University of Paris , France will deliver the 2020 Peter Paul Rickham Guest Lecture.


Faculty –  Peter Rickham International Surgery Symposium includes :

Professor Simon Kenny  –  Alder Hey Children’s Hospital , UK

Professor Risto Rintala – Helsinki Children’s Hospital, Finland

Professor Steve Warmann – Tuebingen Children’s Hospital, Germany

Professor Jorge Fuchs – Tuebingen Children’s Hospital, Germany

Professor Paolo De Coppi –  Great Ormond Street Hospital, UCL, UK

Professor Sabine Sarnacki – Necker Hospital Enfants Malades , Paris, France

Professor Christophe Chardot  – Necker Hospital Enfants Malades , Paris, France


Peter Paul Rickham Paediatric Surgery  International Symposium – 1 Day registration delegate fee – £ 150 ( lunches and refreshments , course material )

Peter Paul Rickham Evening Gala Dinner February 20th , 2020  – Delegate Dinner Fee ( optional package ) – £50 – Includes a bespoke drinks and canapés reception and dinner with fine wines to honour and celebrate  Peter Paul Rickham will be held in one of Liverpool’s finest restaurants with Faculty.

Hotel arrangements :

A list of hotels / delegate rates (£)  will be provided  by contacting Moira Saphier

Enquiries and further information :

Moira Saphier – Executive PA

Institute of Child Health

Alder Hey Children’s Hospital , Liverpool , UK

Email : [email protected]

Tel : + 44-151-252-5250