General Surgery

General Surgery

General surgery meetings

Sir Peter Freyer meeting first weekend of September

Waterford Surgical October meeting

Millin meeting

Charter day meetings

Sylvester O’Halloran meeting

International meetings

Association of surgeons great Britain and Ireland

American College of Surgeons

Society of academic research in surgery

Association of Surgeons in training


Irish association of coloproctology – no website but usually have annual meeting around May each year and usually email trainees for abstract submission. Email for details


Irish society of gastroenterology

Association of coloproctology great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI)


European Society of Coloproctology (ESCP)


American society of colon and rectal surgeons (ASCRS) gives a list of upcoming international coloproctology meetings, including the Tripartite meeting


Dukes Club

Upper GI / HPB


ESDE (oesophageal – annual meeting w course and trainee group w research focus)

AUGIS (OG/HPB – annual meeting, training days, trainee group (roux group))


IGCA/IGCC (gastric – annual meeting)

BOMSS (bariatric – annual meeting, training days, trainee group, courses)




Pancreatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland.


ABS – annual main meeting and separate annual trainees' meeting


ABS website also has links to good courses in UK
Includes link to the trainee specific group the Mammary Fold

ESSO also do good breast specific courses and advertise European breast fellowships

Oncoplastics and Reconstruction




Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)–


The Mattox Meeting –


European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES) –