September 2019

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07
Sep
7th Biennial Congress of the Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association - Seoul

7th Biennial Congress of the Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (A-PHPBA 2019)

Venue: COEX, Seoul, Korea

Official Language: English

Organised by:

  • Local Organizing Committee of APHPBA 2019
  • Hosted by: Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (A-PHPBA)
  • Korean Association of Hepato-Biliary and Pancreas Surgery (KAHBPS)

Website: www.aphpba2019.org 

Important Dates:

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: March 15 (Fri.), 2019
  • Super Early Registration Deadline: April 15 (Mon.), 2019
  • Notification of Acceptance: May 15 (Wed.), 2019
17
Sep
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18
Sep
BLTG Transplant Meeting - Early Bird Closes 31 July

REGISTER NOW - EARLY BIRD RATE ENDS - 31st JULY 2019

We are delighted to announce that the fifth meeting of the British Liver Transplant Group (BLTG) is taking place on Tuesday 17th September and the morning of Wednesday 18th September at the Technology & Innovations Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

As an affiliated group of BASL, the BTLG has built on the role of the UK and Ireland Annual Meeting and will integrate the meetings previously organised by each individual transplant centre to offer a central stage for those operating in or with a strong interest in the field of liver transplantation.

The meeting starts on Tuesday 17th September and continues on Wednesday morning with a joint symposium with BASL. The Wednesday morning programme can be viewed on the BASL2019 events entry and a full BLTG programme will be added below when available.

Highlights of the meeting include the ‘Williams-Calne Lecture’, given this year by Professor Vincenzo Mazzaferro (Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori di Milano, Italy) and the Lecture by the Andy Burroughs Young Investigator Award Winner.


REGISTER your place by clicking > HERE.

Or alternatively here - https://execbs.eventsair.com/basl2019/basl2019reg/Site/Register 

View a draft programme here >   Download BLTG BASL MASTER JAL programme 2019_web.pdf

Further information can be found on the BASL Annual Meeting website.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Steve Hewitt at steve@basl.org.uk  or on 01543 442154.

18
Sep
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20
Sep
BASL2019 - 18-20 September 2019 - Early Bird Closes 31 July

REGISTER NOW – EARLY BIRD RATE ENDS 31st JULY 2019

Join us at the BASL2019 Annual Meeting which is taking place at the Technology & Innovations Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.

We start with a joint BASL/BLTG symposium on new horizons in liver transplantation on Wednesday morning (open to all comers), preceding the main BASL meeting. After lunch the main BASL programme commences and we will explore new horizons in primary liver cancer. The moderated poster session is on Wednesday evening with supper provided.

The second day offers the joint BASL and BLNA session in the morning on tackling inequalities in liver disease followed by an afternoon session themed around pregnancy and the liver. The annual dinner will take place in the evening.

The final morning will see a series of case-based discussions led by recognised experts in the field, followed by a rapid fire update session and oral presentations of the highest scoring abstracts of original research.

We hope to see you in Glasgow.


REGISTER your place by clicking on the linkHERE.

Or alternatively herehttps://execbs.eventsair.com/basl2019/basl2019reg/Site/Register 

A draft Programme is available and can be downloaded here>  Download BASL2019 Programme_Web Version.pdf

Download a flyer here>  Download BASL 2019 Event flyer A5 double sided updated v1.pdf

Further information can be found on the BASL Annual Meeting website

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Steve Hewitt at steve@basl.org.uk or on 01543 442154.

18
Sep
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19
Sep
BLNA Nurse Meeting - Early Bird Closes 31 July

REGISTER NOW – EARLY BIRD RATE ENDS 31st JULY 2019

Please join us at the Technology & Innovations Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow for the BLNA Nurse meeting. The nurse meeting takes place during the BASL Annual Meeting and this year runs from the afternoon of Wednesday 18th September and all day on Thursday 19th September. There is a joint session with BASL planned for the Thursday morning which proved popular in 2018. The Thursday morning programme can be viewed on the BASL2019 events entry and a full BLNA programme will be added below when available.

The meeting promises to deliver exciting and inspiring sessions for all liver nurses, with the programme including a wide range of topics.


REGISTER your place by clicking on the linkHERE.

Or alternatively here - https://execbs.eventsair.com/basl2019/basl2019reg/Site/Register 

A draft programme will be added to the website shortly. 

Futher information can be found on the BASL Annual Meeting website.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Steve Hewitt at steve@basl.org.uk or on 01543 442154.


Abstract submission is now closed.


 

20
Sep
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22
Sep
International Liver Cancer Association (ILCA) Conference - Chicago - Save the Date

Save the Date

The 13th International Liver Cancer Association (ILCA) conference is taking place from 20-22nd September in Chicago.

Visit the conference website for more information here > https://www.ilca2019.org/ .

27
Sep
Annual Cambridge Liver Symposium 2019

The Cambridge Annual Liver Symposium is taking place on Friday 27th September from 08:30 – 16:00.

Venue: Robinson College, Cambridge.

Dinner: Thursday 26th September 20:00.

Topics include:

  • Autoimmune / PSC
  • NASH/fibrosis assessment
  • Genetic liver disorders
  • Interactive MDT-style cases (viral/portal HT)

Download a copy of the programme here >  Download Cam liver symp 2019 programme.pdf

FREE to attend and CPD accredited (6 points).

If you have any questions and to reserve your place please contact cambridge.liversymp@addenbrookes.nhs.uk or telephone: 01223 586 891.

Download Cambridge Liver Symposium flyer 2019.pdf

October 2019

08
Oct
FRONTIERS IN HEPATOLOGY VIII - London - Registration Open

FRONTIERS IN HEPATOLOGY VIII  – ALCOHOL & NON-ALCOHOLIC STEATOHEPATITIS

One day CPD accredited conference and the content would be of value to all those specialising in Hepatology and Gastroenterology including, Academics, NHS Consultants and SpR’s.

Date:Tuesday 8th October 2019
Venue: The Institute of Hepatology London, 111 Coldharbour Lane, London, SE5 9NT

This event brings together a number of ‘thought-leaders’ and experts to highlight the increasing prevalence of ASH/NASH and aims to provide an overview of the pathogenesis, epidemiology and therapeutic implications of this co-morbidity, with a particular focus on the overlapping causes and pathways.

A programme and application form can be downloaded from the Foundation for Liver Research website > http://www.liver-research.org.uk/newsletter/hepatology-conferences.html or below. 

Download a copy of the programme here >   Download Frontiers programme R1 19.pdf

An application form to register for the meeting can be downloaded here >  Download Registration Form Frontiers in Hepatology.pdf   

For more details, please contact Enda O’Sullivan on 020-7255 9833 or e-mail:e.o'sullivan@researchliver.org.uk.  

 

31
Oct
London Liver Regenerative Medicine Network Meeting - Save the Date

Venue: Institute of Hepatology, London

Further details will follow. 

31
Oct
London Liver Regenerative Medicine Network meeting

LONDON LIVER REGENERATIVE MEDICINE NETWORK

Workshop 31st October 2019

This is the second Workshop of the London Liver Regenerative Medicine Network, which is being planned for Thursday 31st October 2019 at the Institute of Hepatology London.

The aim of the Network is to provide a platform for the London Liver Regenerative Medicine research community and facilitate inter/multidisciplinary collaboration across the London Universities and Institutes. The half-day Workshop will highlight the current research in hepatic regenerative medicine and tissue engineering, including cell therapy, organ-on-a-chip, bio-artificial hepatic systems and stem cell biology, to discuss the challenges and future directions for the progression of this field and identify research opportunities for collaborations.

The meeting will include two Keynote Sessions and two Bright Sparks Sessions with shorter talks.

The meeting will be held in the Seminar room of the Institute of Hepatology and will be restricted to 70 persons to facilitate discussion.

For details please contact Dr Luca Urbani on 020-72559843 or e-mail: luca.urbani@researchinliver.org.uk.

Draft programme: Download LLRM workshop - Programme 2019 draft.pdf

November 2019

21
Nov
RCPE Symposium: Gastroenterology - Edinburgh

Date: Thursday 21 November 2019
Venue: Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Topics: Gastroenterology at the forefront of public health endeavours; nature or nurture - lifestyle diseases; reflux; bariatric endoscopy; mesenteric ischaemia; nutritional challenges in a failing gut
Website: https://events.rcpe.ac.uk/gastroenterology-0 
Contact: m.farquhar@rcpe.ac.uk 

29
Nov
BVHG Meeting - 29th November - Save the Date

Further details will follow when available. 

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April 2020

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Apr
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24
Apr
RCP Annual Conference Medicine 2020 - Birmingham

Medicine 2020 is the RCP's sixth annual conference and takes place at The ICC, Birmingham. Bringing together speakers at the forefront of improving patient care, Medicine 2020 will provide an essential national update for physicians from all career grades and specialties. Exploring ground-breaking medical developments, we’ll focus on how to deliver world-class healthcare.

For a limited time only, you can attend for less with a 50% discount offer, ending 31 May 2019. Full information can be found on the RCP website here > https://rcpmedicine.co.uk/2020/ 

Medicine 2019 was a record-breaking success with over 900 delegates enjoying the clinical networking event of the year. Headline speakers Baroness Dido Harding and Matt Hancock MP ensured lively discussion on the latest policy developments and helped to spark debate among delegates and speakers. The  principal and corporate sponsors created a vibrant and dynamic experience for attendees.

Download the Medicines 2019 highlights report here >  Download Medicine 2019 Highlights report.pdf