Advanced Workshop on Gastric Cancer, Bucharest, 20 – 21 November, 2014 (see poster)

Dear colleagues,

see poster

RAES has the pleasure to announce you regarding the following event:  


BUCHAREST, ROMANIA    •    20 – 21 NOVEMBER, 2014 

At The University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest

The event is organized by UMF „Carol Davila” (Anatomy and Surgical Departments) in partnership with Romanian Asociation of Endoscopic Surgery and Romanian Society of Surgery

Course Directors: Prof. Dr. Mircea Beuran; Prof. Dr. Florin Filipoiu

International Faculty: Prof. Keiichi Maruyama MD PhD; Prof. Hitoshi Katai MD PhD

 First 50 persons registered will receive a gift from Prof Maruyama: the monography  „Surgical Treatment of Gastric Cancer”

Course Overview

This workshop is designed to review the informations on the diagnosis and management of gastric cancer. The symposium provides an ideal mix of the traditional standard of care principles with cutting edge, forward-moving practices. It explores issues related to surgical technique, adjuvant and neo-adjuvant approach. The workshop runs theory along with live transmissions from the operating room of the Emergency Clinical Hospital Bucharest – Floreasca. Professor KATAI will have some very interesting presentations along with very experienced romanian faculty. The material presented will be exciting as well as readily assimilated and applied. Professor MARUYAMA will be chairman of the workshop.

To whom the course addresses:

This program is designed to meet the continuing education needs of general surgery residents as well as general surgery consultants. It is also useful for researchers in general surgery and human anatomy.

The following goals will be pursued:

• To make the gastric lymphadenectomy concept known and demonstrated to young surgeons

• To demonstrate the current concept on gastric anatomy

• To take advantage of Japanese experience in gastric cancer surgery

• To spread current standards in diagnosis and therapy for gastric cancer

• To provide surgeons with the information and skills needed for treatment of gastric cancer.

• To confront surgeons with di_erent controversial scenarios

• To provide concrete answers and guidelines for gastric cancer

• Develop skills to manage complicated issues

Romanian Organizing Committee is represented by:

Silviu Badoiu, Catalin Copaescu, Bogdan Cristea, Bogdan Diaconescu, Alexandru-Teodor Ispas, Florin Iordache,  Octavian Enciu,  Mihaly Enyedi, George Lupu, Radu Marian, Tudor  Marinescu, Bogdan Martian, Ionut Negoi, Cosmin Pantu, Sorin Paun, Dorin  Popa,  Razvan  Stanciulescu,  Adrian  Tulin, Claudiu Turculet,  Eugen Tarta, Bratu Matei, Bogdan Ursut.

The workshop will be credited with EMC points

Registration fee:  250 RON for specialists / 150 RON for residents

Contact person: Ass. Prof. Bogdan Diaconescu ( )

Course language is English.

For more information please see the attachment or contact the registration office at