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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 […]

Le XXVè Symposium International de chirurgie laparoscopique, SFCE 2018 Meeting

Le XXVè Symposium International de chirurgie laparoscopique, SFCE 2018 Meeting, organisé par la SFCE, se tiendra à Paris, au Palais Brongniart (Place de la Bourse – Paris 2è) du 25 au 27 janvier 2018. Program

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 December 11, 2017

Due to the weather and very bad traffic conditions of Monday december 11, 2017 , we had to cancel the BGES-BAST video session. A new date will be selected at the first quater 2018! Thanks you for your comprehension! Program Video session 2017

5th BGES Congress -23/02/2018

Dear colleague, The BGES organizes it’s biennial congress “THE COURAGE TO FAIL”   on Friday, February 23rd, 2018  in the brand new Elisabeth congress center in Antwerp. The congress will entirely be  devoted to  complications in laparoscopic surgery.   There will be a blend of formal lectures by experts  and video presentations of clinical cases. A […]

Laparoscopic suturing Course – September 29, 2017

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 […]

3RD BGES – BAST ABDOMINAL CADAVER WORKSHOP

COURSE OBJECTIVES 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 surgical procedures in the field of colorectal surgery. A faculty of experienced minimally invasive surgeons will […]

Monday session Saint Jean 2/10/2017

New financial challenges facing surgeons in 2017   Belgium is facing one of the biggest reforms in the healthcare sector now. A shift to ambulatory surgery and bundled payments will be a daily concern for tomorrow’s hospitals. More than ever surgeons and health care providers should be proactive in the definition of the new rules […]