The idea to establish an upper GI surgical society was mooted on the 23rd September 2012 and on the 27th of March 2013, the society was formally registered.
With the aim of bringing together Upper GI Consultants and General Surgeons who have an interest in Upper GI Surgery practising in Malaysia, the society had the following objectives:
All surgeons, doctors and allied health personnel with interests in upper GI surgery are welcome to join the society. Activities and updates are made available to members regularly.
3rd Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Conference 2013 Photo Gallery.
Date: 27th-29th September 2013
Venue: Port Dickson Avillion Resort
MUGIS is officially associated with The International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus (ISDE)
2016 Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society Conference
Date: 7th to 9th October 2016,
Venue: Swiss Garden, Malacca