News and Events

By NZ Gastro Office | Posted: Wednesday January 26, 2022

International News and Events

NZSG has been made aware of the following upcoming events:

The World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO) has:

  • made presentations from the CRC SC Expert Working Group webinars held November and December 2021 available online. Presentations can be found at here. Please note some presentations were unable to be uploaded.
  • made webinars available on their Youtube channel here.

Korean Association for the Study of Intestinal Diseases (KASID) is holding its 5th International Meeting of KASID (IMKASID 2022) in Conjunction with the Annual Congress of the KASID for more information go to their website

The World Gastroenterology Organisation is holding the World Congress of Gastroenterology in partnership with the Emirates Gastroenterology and Hepatology Society in Dubai in December of 2022 for more information see the events webpage.

Philippine Society of Gastroenterology  will hold the Joint Annual Convention 2022  with  Philippine Society of Gastroenterology (PSG), Philippine Society of Digestive Endoscopy (PSDE) and Hepatology Society of the Philippines (HSP), which will be held on March 11-12 and 18-19, 2022 in a virtual format. See their webpage for more information. 

You can find a list of conferences at Gastroenterology Conferences 2022/2023/2024 (conferenceindex.org)

SECURE-IBD has been an amazing resource for the IBD community over the last two year. Their last newsletter is below. 

National News and Events

NZSG has opened expressions of interests for:

  • Introduction to Endoscopy courses being considered for  June and November of 2022
  • Inaugural Hands-on Polypectomy Course
  • Train the trainer – Colonoscopy Courses being considered for May and November of 2022

RACP has launched the 2022 Congress, A Climate for Change for more information on the in person and virtual event please go to their website.