Faculty

Paolo Pietro Bianchi
Grosetto, Italy
Carmen Cagigas
Santander, Spain
Roger Gerjy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Marcos Gómez Ruiz
Santander, Spain
Jim Khan
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Marco Vito Marino
Palermo, Italy
Filip Muysoms
Ghent, Belgium
Pieter Pletinckx
Ghent, Belgium
Marijn Poelman
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Ellen Van Eetvelde
Brussels, Belgium

Topics

→  Rectal cancer
→  Colon cancer
→  Benign colon disease
→  Parastomal hernia
→  Perineal hernia
→  Training in robotic surgery

Registration

Registration fees:
Early bird: €200 - until 31/12/2019
Standard: €250 - from 01/01/2020

Registration includes
• Scientific sessions
• Coffee and tea breaks
• Sandwich lunch

Program

8:30

Rectal cancer

Moderator | Elien Van Eetvelde - Brussels, Belgium


Review of the literature


Pieter Pletinckx


Ghent, Belgium

Docking and getting started

Marco Vito Marino

Palermo, Italy

Vascular ligation and splenic flexure mobilization

Carmen Cagigas

Santander, Spain

Robotic TME

Roger Gerjy

Dubai, UAE

Beyond TME - Robotic Surgery & T4

Marcos Gómez Ruiz

Santander, Spain

Robotic Lateral lymph node dissection

Jim Khan

Portsmouth, UK

Use of ICG

Paolo Bianchi

Grosseto, Italy

Q&A


10:35

Coffee/tea & exhibitors' time

11:00

Colon cancer

Moderator | Marcos Gómez Ruiz - Santander, Spain             


Review of the literature


Carmen Cagigas


Santander, Spain

Docking and getting started

Jim Khan

Portsmouth, UK

CME for left sided colon cancer

Ellen Van Eetvelde

Brussels, Belgium

CME for right sided colon cancer

Paolo Bianchi

Grosseto, Italy

Intracorporeal anastomosis

Roger Gerjy

Dubai, UAE

Use of ICG

Marco Vito Marino

Palermo, Italy

Q&A


12:50

Lunch & exhibitors' time

14:00

Benign disease

Moderator | Roger Gerjy - Dubai, UAE                   


Diverticular disease


Ellen Van Eetvelde


Brussels, Belgium

Inflammatory bowel disease

Marcos Gómez Ruiz

Santander, Spain

Perineal hernia repair

Marijn Poelman

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Parastomal hernia repair

Filip Muysoms

Ghent, Belgium

Q&A


15:30

Coffee/tea & exhibitors' time

16:00

Training in robotic colorectal surgery

Moderator | Carmen Cagigas - Santander, Spain


ESCP training program


Marcos Gómez Ruiz


Santander, Spain

Robotic simulation training

Paolo Bianchi

Grosseto, Italy

Train the trainer in Robotic Colorectal Surgery

Jim Khan

Portsmouth, UK

Proctoring and telementoring

Roger Gerjy

Dubai, UAE

Q&A


17:30

Closure of the symposium

Venue



ROCS2020 will be hosted at the

ORSI Academy
Proefhoevestraat 12
BE 9090 Melle


Accessibility

By public transport

The site is not easily accessible by public transport. If you do prefer to travel by public transport, Melle railway station is fairly close by (1,6 km walk to ORSI Academy).


By taxi
The best option coming from Ghent city center is to take a taxi. 
You can book one beforehand (Taxi Gent: 
+32 9 333 33 33 or  V-Tax: +32 9 222 22 22) or take one in line at the railway station. 
The taxi fare is approximately €30 (one-way).


By car
For those coming by car, there is parking available on site.  

 

Hotels

Download the brochure with the ORSI partner hotels here

 

Speakers

Sponsors


ArFiCo Surgical

Contact

ArFiCo Surgical BV
Pontstraat 2
BE - 9800 Deinze

BTW (VAT): BE 0727.538.206

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