2018 Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society Conference

From August 04, 2018 until August 05, 2018 Save to calendar

At Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar No 1 Jalan Pantai Jaya, 59200 Kuala Lumpur


+606 6014 718


7th Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society International Conference

4th August - 5th August 2018
Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar
No.1, Jalan Pantai Jaya, 59200 Kuala Lumpur
web: www.mugis.org.my, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Highlights of Conference

  • Gastric Cancer in developing countries
  • Trends in managing benign and malignant esophageal diseases
  • Surveillance of Upper GI malignancies
  •  Optimum approach for metabolic syndrome
  •  Laparoscopy in Upper GI diseases.
2018 Poster Abstract Guide & Format - Download
Note: This shall be an oral presentation. 
Tentative Topics by Faculty:-

4th  AUGUST 2018

  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy: Indications and Limitations – Hung Ho Kim (Korea)
  • Laparoscopic D2 Lymphadectomy for Gastric Cancer: The Vietnam Experience – Vo Duy Long (Vietnam)
  • Total Gastrectomy Vs Proximal Gastrectomy: Quality of Life Outcomes – S.M Chandramohan (India)
  • Management of Advanced Gastric Cancer – Hung Ho Kim (Korea)
  • Managing anastomotic leaks Post Gastrectomy – Mahadevan (Malaysia)
  • Issues in managing elderly Gastric Cancer patients: pre and post op – Wan Nadjmi (Malaysia)
  • MIS for Esophageal Cancer: What’s new – Jimmy So (Singapore)
  • Outcomes of Heller’s Myotomy: Iwan Kristian (Indonesia)
  • Failure after Heller’s Myotomy: Causes and What’s Next? – Jimmy So (Singapore)
  • Advances in Surgical Management of GIST: Lim Shyang Yee (Malaysia)
  • EMR/ESD for early Gastroesophageal Cancer: Ho Shiaw Hooi (Malaysia)
  • Imaging modalities and staging for Gastroesophageal Cancer: Yazmin Yaacob (Malaysia)
    * Lunch Symposium- DKSH: Role of PPI in Management of Upper GI Bleed – James Lau (Hong Kong)
    * Tea Symposium – Abbott: - TBD –
  • Anti Reflux Surgery: How does it compare with PPI – Alfred Beaunafe (Philippines)
  • Endoscopic treatment for Obesity: Chan Wah Keong (Malaysia)

5th AUGUST 2018

  • Systemic Treatment of Advanced Gastric Cancer : John Low (Malaysia)
  • Recent advances in Bariatric Surgery: Suthep Udomsawaengsup (Thailand)
  • Endoscopic management of GI complications: Park Jun Chul (Korea)

Video session

  • Options for Anti Reflux Surgery : Allen Beaunafe (Philippines)
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery : Nick Ritza (Malaysia)
  • Tips and Tricks in Laparoscopic Esophagostomy : Vo Duy Long (Vietnam)
  • Video Presentation- TBD - S.M Chandramohan (India)

 Tea Symposium Abbott: Optimizing preoperative Nutrition for Muscle Recovery


Category Before 1st April 2018 Before 1st June 2018 After 1st July 2018
MUGIS Members RM500 RM500 RM500
 Specialist  RM500  RM600 RM750
 Medical Officers  RM500  RM550  RM700
 Medical Students (undergraduate)  RM200 RM200 RM250
 Allied Health  RM200 RM200 RM250
 International  USD250  USD280 USD300

Pre congress Workshop: “Thoracic Anatomy and Thoracoscopic Esophageal Mobilization on Cadavers” 

Date: 03 August 2018
Facilitator: Dr. Vo Duy Long (Vietnam)
Venue: Academy for Silent mentor, No1, Jalan Kuari, Cheras

Category Price
Hands -On workshop( Limited to 9 delegates) RM1500
International Specialist Hands -On workshop 600 USD
Interactive session on workshop(telecast) RM 300

MUGIS 2018 Faculty

Hyung-Ho Kim (Korea)
Jimmy So (Singapore)
Chandramohan (India)
Vo Duy Long (Vietnam)
Alfred Allen Beunafe (Philippines)
Iwan Kristian (Indonesia)
Suthep Udomsawaengsup (Thailand)
Park Jun Chul (Korea)
Mahadevan (Malaysia)
Wan Nadjmi (Malaysia)
Lim Shyang Yee (Malaysia)
Ho Shiaw Hooi (Malaysia)
Chan Wah Keong (Malaysia)
John Low (Malaysia)
Yazmin Yaacob (Malaysia)


Mode of Payment
Local : Cheque / Bank Draft / Money Order / Local Order / Cash / Credit Card (Paypal)
International : Bank Draft / Electronic Transfers (include bank charges) / Credit Card (Paypal)

All payments must be made in favour of:
Persatuan Pembedahan Upper GI Malaysia

Account Number : 5623 1130 2314
Swift Code : MBBEMYKL
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