Advancing paediatric surgery through education and research

The London Symposium on IBD Surgery in Children & Young People

06 Mar

Chelsea & Westminster Hospital

London, 6th March 2020

Covers paediatric & young adult inflammatory bowel disease surgery including:

  • Debate: who should do restorative (pouch) surgery and when?
  • Indications: deciding when to operate in IBD and preparing the patient for surgery
  • Endoscopy: the role of interventional endoscopy in Crohn’s & ulcerative colitis
  • Surgery: colectomy for inflammatory bowel disease technical tips and tricks


  • Munther Haddad Paediatric Surgeon & President-elect of BAPS
  • Prof. Risto Rintala Paediatric Surgeon, University of Helsinki
  • Bruce Jaffray Paediatric Surgeon, Great North Children’s Hospital, Newcastle
  • Prof. Omar Faiz Colorectal Surgeon & Clinical Director of St Mark’s Hospital
  • Miss Sarah Mills Colorectal Surgeon, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
  • Muhammad Choudhry Paediatric Surgeon, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
  • John Fell Paediatric Gastroenterologist, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
  • Warren Hyer Paediatric Gastroenterologist, St Mark’s Hospital