Stoke ERCP & EUS Symposium 2018

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Thursday, 13 September 2018
Stoke ERCP & EUS Symposium
13th & 14th September 2018

We are delighted to invite you to Stoke-on-Trent for our annual ERCP Symposium on the 13th and 14th September 2018.

Held at The Best Western Plus Stoke-on-Trent Moat House, this interactive two day course will cover all aspects of ERCP.

The two-day event will aim to address the clinical and technical issues faced during ERCP, including the role of EUS in ERCP (ERCP/EUS interface), using a combination of interactive lectures and live case discussion guided by our expert local, national and international faculty.  

Royal Stoke University Hospital 
Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad
Humanitas Research Hospital, Milan

There will be a parallel ERCP for nurses programme on day 1.

We encourage senior trainees and consultants in gastroenterology, hepatobiliary surgery and GI radiology, as well as ERCP radiographers and nurses to attend and benefit from the superb educational opportunities that this course will provide.

Topics covered include:
Decision making in ERCP - case studies

  • Biliary access techniques and short wire systems
  • Needle knife sphincterotomy
  • Role of EUS
  • Bile duct stones - MRCP or EUS prior to ERCP 
  • Difficult stones and dilatation assisted stone extraction (DASE)
  • Mechanical lithotripsy and challenges
  • Ins and outs of bile duct exploration for stone disease
  • Stents and strictures 
  • Pancreatic endotherapy and sphincter of Oddi dysfunction
  • Training and quality assurance 
  • ERCP for nurses breakout programme
12 RCP CPD points awarded 

Course Directors
Srisha Hebbar, Damien Durkin

Stoke Faculty
Jonathan Green, Mark Deakin, Kar Lau, Robert Glass, Biju Thomas, Ian Smith, Carole Lythe

National Faculty
Terence Wardle, Terence Wong, Ross Carter, Kofi Oppong, George Webster, Manu Nayar, Ray Mccruden 

International Faculty
Dr Nageshwar Reddy, Hyderabad
Prof Alessandro Repici, Milan

Utilising sophisticated audio-visual technology this will be a fantastic opportunity to engage in multidisciplinary discussion with other delegates in a relaxed and informal environment.

The course dinner on the Thursday evening will be held at the historic Keele Hall and provides an excellent opportunity to relax and interact with friends, delegates and faculty members.


Contact Details

  • Aquilant Events Team
    Tel: +44 (0) 1423 861131

Payment Instructions

  • ERCP Symposium - Payment on registration
    Hotel Accommodation - Payment direct to the hotel