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Special Interest Group and Research Meetings in Bruges

Our Special Interest and Research Groups are meeting in Bruges, and our trainees in Ghent on the 20th June 2023.

20 Jun

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Bruges, Belgium, 20th June 2023

An afternoon of meetings with BAPSTAG/ ChuGS, TSIG, UKPCG and our Research groups in Bruges. Senior Trainees and Fellows welcome; junior trainees have an Inter/ National Training Day in Ghent, also on the 20th.

Register for our SIGS/ Research Meetings in Bruges

Agenda for Traum SIG meeting


  • Introduction & Welcome
  • Interesting case presentations – Presenters TBC
  • Update from National Paediatric Trauma group
  • Research proposals
  • REDCap update – Kate Bradshaw – Bristol Childrens Hospital
  • Business meeting


Paediatric Colorectal Group programme


Update from CSOR for PCG Ben Allin
Update on concensus statement for rectal prolapse Clare Skerritt
Presentation re management of perianal abscess Jonathan Neville
Discussion re outcomes for HD Joe Curry
Challenging cases (please forward details to Hemanshoo) Hemanshoo Thakkar

Agenda for Collaborative Multicentre Research Meeting


15.00-16.00: Overview of current and planned projects

16:00-17:00: Bilious vomiting and malrotation – current work and future collaborative plans


Pre-Congress Stadhuis Reception

18.00-19.30, Bruges City Hall

We will be welcomed by a Senior Alderman of Bruges at the over 600-year-old Stadhuis, sharing the history of the Bruges, followed by a drinks reception. Admission will be strictly limited as capacity for this venue is limited with priority given to participants of our SIG Research Meetings.