European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

The 93rd Congress of Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society (JGES)

Date May 11-13, 2017
Event Country Osaka, Japan
  • Organization (course director): 
    Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society

  • Osaka International Convention Center
    Rihga Royal Hotel
  • General info:
    Congress President: Hiroyasu Iishi, MD, PhD, Assistant Director, Osaka International Cancer Institute Hospital

    Secretariat: Yoji Takeuchi, MD, PhD, Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Deputy Director, Osaka International Cancer Institute Hospital
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  • Congress theme is “ENDOSCOPY: Evolution, Education and Evidence.” In addition to the joint symposia with ASGE and with ESGE, an international symposium inviting SIED President in the first time will be held. The global flavor of the meeting will be further bolstered with a special educational lectures including ASGE President Kenneth McQuaid, ESGE President Thierry Ponchon and SIED President Fabian Emura. Also, broadcast live-demonstration course of endoscopic procedures from institutions in Japan, Asia and elsewhere are planned. Many other distinguished presenters will offer keynote addresses and educational sessions. JGES Core Sessions, held since the 87th Congress, will again be a feature, starting with a second session on Innovative Therapeutic Endoscopy. A number of additional topics of high interest will be addressed, as well as case discussion session.
  • The whole Message from the Chairman is available here:
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