Online Course on Bowel Surgery for Gynaecological Oncologists


» ESGO´s all-new online course on the topic of Bowel Surgery for Gyneacological Oncologists

» New format of pre-recorded and live lectures

» The lectures and discussions will be available for participants 14 days on-demand after the live broadcast

» Join the live event or view on-demand to gain up to 5 CME credits!

» November 12 live sessions | November 13-28 on-demand lectures including discussions


This online course aims to ESGO members to acquire all the essential bowel surgery principles necessary to perform bowel anastomosis and stoma placement safely.

The course will consist of theoretical classes, surgical videos, and clinical cases offering a comprehensive programme in two distinct parts:

»2 weeks before the course
Six pre-recorded lectures will be shared with participants for discussion and questions at the online course.
»Online course on November 12, 2021
Friday morning and afternoon.


Target Audience

The course is aimed at all-age Gynaecological Oncologists surgeons who want to implement their knowledge in bowel surgery.


Teaching Format

The course will offer a combination of lectures, surgical videos, and discussions of cases.


Learning Objectives

Acquire the basic principles of bowel surgery to deal with specific circumstances in gynecologic oncology

Improve the understanding of the surgical rules and requirements to perform a safe bowel anastomosis and to place correctly stomas

Understand the potential complications during the postoperative period when performing bowel surgery

Obtain updated information in bowel surgical technique and management of complications.

Scientific Programme

» Please check the preliminary scientific programme 


Chairs & Faculty


Luis Chiva

Co-Chair of the Course

ESGO eAcademy Editor in Chief

Clinica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona


Anna Fagotti

Co-Chair of the Course

ESGO Educational Committee Chair

Policlinico A. Gemelli Foundation, Rome


Denis Querleu

Co-Chair of the Course

ESGO Past President

Institut Bergonié Cancer Center Bordeaux




Name Country Institute
Gwenaël Ferron France Institut Claudius Regaud – Institut Universitaire du Cancer, Toulouse
Giovanni Aletti Italy European Instiute of Oncology, Gynecologic Oncology, Milano
Raj Naik UK Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre, Gateshead
Santiago Domingo Spain HUyP La Fe, Valencia
Christina Fotopoulou UK Imperial College London
Cagatay Taskiran Turkey Koc University School of Medicine and VKV American Hospital, Istanbul
Jalid Sehouli Germany Charité Campus Virchow Clinic and Benjamin Franklin, Berlin
Domenico D'Ugo Italy Policlinico A. Gemelli Foundation, Rome
Tugce Aytulu Turkey Koc University School of Medicine and American Hospital, Istanbul
Roberto Biffi Italy Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Milano
Artem Stepanyan Armenia NAIRI Medical Center Yerevan


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Course Package Fees for Online Course

Registration Fees for ESGO Members *  Regular Rate (EUR)
(ESGO is not a VAT payer)
ESGO Members 150
Country List A** 120
Country List B** 100
Nonmembers 300
*In order to benefit from the ESGO Membership reduced rate, membership for 2021 must be valid. View the ESGO membership renewals and application.
**Categories A and B are defined according to the World Bank Country Classification of Upper-middle-income economies (List A) and Low income/ Lower- middle-income economies (List B).


Fee includes:

» Admission fee to the online course


Cancellation and refund policy

» Before September 13, 2021 - Refund of 50%

» Starting September 13, 2021 - Non-Refundable


General Information

CME Accreditation

The Online Course on Bowel Surgery for Gynaecological Oncologists, 12/11/2021-12/11/2021 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.


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ESGO gratefully acknowledges Medtronic for a generous sponsorship of this course.