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18th joint BGES-BAST video session

In collaboration with the BAST, the BGES organizes its  18th joint BGES-BAST video session on December 3, 2018. Videos from 10 different surgical trainees from 10 different hospitals will be selected. The time has come to call for abstract! We invite trainees to send abstracts of interesting videos of laparoscopic, bariatric, colorectal and other procedures […]

Monday session – I.C. GREEN – 8/10/2018 – Brussels

Date: 8/10/2018 Timing : 19.00:  Welcome – Walking Dinner 20.00:  Start of Session 22.00:  End of Session Location: Institut Jules Bordet – Brussels Organizer : Dr. Gabriel Liberale (Institut Jules Bordet) During this session, we will have the honor to welcome experts in the field of ICG-Fluorescence imaging (ICG-FI): –Yves Van Nieuwenhove (MD, PhD) is chairman […]

3rd hands-on taTME cadaver workshop – UZGhent

Surgical treatment for low rectal cancer is challenging. Because of the potential advantages, minimally invasive transanal TME is being increasingly implemented in several large volume centres across Europe. This course is intended to provide practical and theoretical background on this challenging surgical technique, through didactic lectures and explanatory videos. A faculty of experts will guide […]

Hands-on lap suturing course (Simsei) – Brussels – September 21, 2018

Suturing is a basic surgical skill.  Laparoscopic suturing however is a technique that proves challenging to master, certainly in the early years of surgical training. The “Laparoscopic suturing course” has been integrated in the laparoscopic training courses of the Belgian Group of Endoscopic Surgery (BGES) and precedes other workshops on animal and cadaver models. Course […]

Hands-on Cadaver course – UZGhent -June 22, 2018

On 22nd June 2018, the BAST joines forces with the BGES again for our 4th Abdominal Cadaver workshop. Minimally invasive surgery is increasingly implemented in surgical centers all over Belgium. However, residents often lack the opportunity to perform advanced procedures. This course is intended to provide hands-on training on the most common advanced minimally invasive […]

BGES PROGRAM 2018

Program 2018

Laparoscopic Suturing Course Isim2

Suturing is a basic surgical skill.  Laparoscopic suturing however is a technique that proves challenging to master, certainly in the early years of surgical training. The “Laparoscopic suturing course” has been integrated in the laparoscopic training courses of the Belgian Group of Endoscopic Surgery (BGES) and precedes other workshops on animal and cadaver models. Course […]

Marocco congress 2018

Dear Colleagues, The next annual congress of the Royal Moroccan Society of Surgery will be held in Marrakesh from 19th to 21th of April 2018. As each year, they kindly invite Belgian speakers through the BGES to join them. There will be two plenary sessions dedicated to the place of laparoscopy in abdominal emergencies and […]

BGES-BAST Video Session Monday March 19, 2018

The BGES-BAST Video Session of December 11, 2017 has been posponed to Monday March 19, 2018 Program: Program Video session March 2018 The youth is the hope of out future (José Rizal) The 17 th bges-bast video session was hosted by Alexis Buggenhout (BGES) and Jens Goeteyn  (BAST) Stefanie Devriendt (BAST) at the hopital universitaire Erasme in Brussels. […]