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)
MUGIS 2018 International Conference
“Gastro Esophageal Diseases Redefined”
Date: 4th August - 5th August 2018
Venue: Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar
UPPER GI SURGERY UPDATE 2017
“Evolving Trends in Benign Upper GI Diseases and Metabolic Surgery”
Date: 16th December 2017 (Satursday)
Time: 8am - 5pm
Venue: Auditorium Gemilang (Level 1) Hospital Tuaku Ja'afar Seremban
2017 Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society Conference
Date: 30th September to 1st October 2016,
Venue: SWAN Convention Centre - Sunway Medical Center Petaling Jaya, Selangor