SASES Platinum Laparoscopic Colon Resection MASTER CLASS – Professor Willem Bemelman

Event Description

Professor Willem Bemelman

Year of primary qualification: 1994

 

Current institution: Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Clinical/research background

  • Trained as a surgeon in St. Lucas Hospital and AMC in Amsterdam
  • PhD in 1989 on esophageal substitution with the stomach
  • Chair in minimal invasive and colorectal surgery in 2007
  • Main interest in surgery and research are IBD, colorectal cancer and revisional surgery
  • President of S-ECCO, ESCP research committee, UEGW representative in UEGF, member of IOIBD, ESA
  • PI in major  trials: STENT-IN I, STENT-IN II, LAFA, LAPTOP, POPLAP, LIRIC, PASSION, ACCURE, CLEAN, LADIES
  • Participated in LAMA, COLOR II

Detailed programme to be finalized

  • Cadaver Dissection demonstration by Professor Willem Bemelman will be followed by delegates hands on cadaveric dissection
    • Right sided resection
    • Left sided resection
  • Lectures/videos
    • Colorectal cancer
    • Diverticular Disease
    • Endometriosis

Registration Fee:      SASES Members: R5 000

                                         Non-SASES Members R6 000

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SASES Advanced Laparoscopic Colon Resection Course - Professor Willem Bemelman