Lewis Spitz & Edward M Kiely Symposium with the 75th Simpson-Smith Memorial Lecture

Thursday 16 November, 13:00-18:00 GMT
Goodenough College, London and online

Course Directors: 

Mr Simon Blackburn and Mr Paolo De Coppi

Event overview:

The Lewis Spitz & Edward M Kiely Symposium, held in honour of Lewis Spitz & Edward M Kiely, is one of the highlights of the UK Paediatric Surgical calendar. It is followed by the Simpson-Smith Memorial Lecture, held in memory of Alexander Simpson-Smith who was a surgeon at Great Ormond Hospital in the 1930s and was tragically lost in action during World War II.

The 75th Simpson-Smith Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Atsuyuki Yamataka, M.D., PhD, Department of Paediatric General and Urogenital Surgery, Juntendo University Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.

Learning objectives: 

This years symposium will focus on Liver and Pancreas Diseases, with topics to include: 

  • Biliary Atresia
  • Choledochal cyst
  • Fluorescence Guided Surgery
  • Basic Science

Who should attend:

This event is open to Consultants, Junior Doctors and Healthcare professionals working in Surgical departments.

Event pricing:

Bands 8 & above, Consultants, Speciality Doctors (SAS) or equivalent (face-to-face ticket) - £80.00
Bands 5-7, Junior Doctors or equivalent (face-to-face ticket) - £40.00
Bands 8 & above, Consultants, Speciality Doctors (SAS) or equivalent (online ticket) - £40.00
Bands 5-7, Junior Doctors or equivalent (online ticket) - £20.00
GOSH Staff (face-to-face ticket) -£0.00 
Please note, these places are limited and you must register with your GOSH email address.


Please note that registration will close on Thursday 16 November 2023, 10:30 GMT. F2F tickets include a light refreshment break.

Please note this event is not being recorded and will not be available to view after the event.


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