Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

BAPS Annual General Meeting 7th July 2020

07 Jul

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Online, 7th July 2020

We will be hosting our Annual General Body meeting on 7th July from 2 to 4 pm.

This will be an important meeting as we plan to discuss:

  • Delivery of paediatric surgery in the current Covid situation
  • NOAH database
  • Plan about future office location with new RCSEng  building and
  • Proposal of developing Women’s forum

amongst other items.

Due to the current situation, we will be hosting this meeting online. Details of this will be circulated in advance of the meeting.

Registration is free but YOU MUST REGISTER to participate: this is a members only event.

Please register here:

Our AGM is followed by the Webinar, Restarting Paediatric Surgery in the COVID Era:


14:00 -14:05  Introduction 

Vote of Thanks to Ms. Ong

One-minute silence for lost lives and colleagues

14:05 – 14:10  Minutes of the Council January 2020
14:10– 14:20  President’s Report – Richard Stewart

–       Paed. Surgery Delivery in Covid Era

14:20 – 14:30  Honorary Treasurer’s Report – Ashish Desai for Elected Treasurer
14:30 – 14:50 Honorary Secretary’s Report 

Ashish Desai. –    Role of Women in BAPS

–        BAPS Congress 2021, Bruges

–        RCS Office

–        Winter Meeting

–        Children’s Surgery Foundation

14:50 – 15:40  Committee Reports – Please sign-into the member portal to see the reports here:

  Clinical Outcomes, GIRFT, NOAH  

Simon Kenny

  Research – Paul Johnson
  CRG Specialised Surgery in Children 

Oliver Gee

  Trainees Report –

Oliver Burdall, Ben O’Sullivan, Omar Nasher

  SAC Report  – Liam McCarthy
  Education – Sean Marven
  International Affairs Committee 

 David Drake/ Niyi Ade-Ajayi

  Medico-legal and Ethics Report 

Robert Wheeler

  Trauma – Stewart Cleeve, Ross Fisher
  UKPCG  – Jonathan Sutcliffe
  Oncology – Mark Powis
  Complex Upper GI Paediatric Surgery Network 

Ed Hannon

  BSPGHAN – Tony Lander
  BAPES Report – Simon Clarke
  BAPU Report – Manoj Shenoy
15:40 – 15:45 President’s Handover
15:45 – 16:00 – Any other business 

Next Annual General Meeting: TBA