2016 Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society Conference

From October 08, 2016 until October 09, 2016


5th Malaysian Upper Gastrointestinal Surgical Society Conference

8th - 9th October, 2016
Swiss Garden Hotel & Residence, Melaka
web: www.mugis.org.my, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Poster presentation deadline is on 31 August 2016

MUGIS 2016 - Preliminary Programme

Date :  08-10-2016 (Saturday)

Time :

0730-0800       Registration


0815-0830       Opening Ceremony


Upper GI Endoscopy Symposium

0830-0850       Techniques of  Adequate Gastroscopy

0850-0910       Reporting Standards of Upper GI endoscopy

0910-0930       Therapeutic gastroscopy-options available

0930-0940       Q&A

0940-1000       Tea


Benign Upper GI Symposium

1000-1020       Non Variceal UGIB- current modalities and outcomes

1020-1040       “ GERD “- Indications for surgery, options and outcomes

1040-1100       "Barrett's - Diagnosis , surveillance and treatment

1100-1120       Achalasia Cardia-Have we found the best procedure?

1120-1140       H pylori-Does eradication reduce the incidence of gastric cancer?

1140-1150       Q&A

1200-1300       Lunch Symposium


Cancer Symposium

1300-1320       Gastric cancer- importance of lymph node clearance

1320-1340       Oesophagogastric junction tumors- best treatment option?

1340-1400       Gastrectomy- from open to minimally invasive surgery

1400-1420       Adjuvant therapy for advanced gastric cancer

1420-1440       Gastric GIST-Indications for Surgery

1440-1500       Q&A

1500-1520       Tea


Video session

1530-1550       Laparoscopic gastrectomy

1550-1610       GIST stomach

1610-1630       PTEG

1630-1650       Anti reflux Surgery

1650-1700       Q&A

1730-1830       AGM


Date    09-10-2016 (Sunday)


Cancer Symposium

0830-0850   Definitive chemoradiation vs Surgery for Esophageal cancer-Outcomes

0850-0910   Locally advanced Oesophageal Ca - Dealing with clinically complete response

0910-0930   Pre and post op care for esophageal surgery

0930-0950   Dealing with esophageal surgery complications 

0950-1000   Q&A

1000-1030   Tea


Metabolic Surgery Symposium

1030-1050       Obesity surgery vs Metabolic surgery-What's in the name?

1050-1110       Patient selection and indications for Metabolic surgery

1110-1130        Metabolic surgery-What procedure suits best for Asians?

1130-1150       Common post-operative nutritonal complications and management

1150-1200       Q&A

1200                Closing & Lunch


Category  Member Non Member
 Specialist  RM400  RM450
 Medical Officers  RM350  RM400
 Medical Students  RM300
 Allied Health  RM300
 International  USD200 


Precongress Workshop 7th October 2016

Morning Session
Basic Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy - Stephen Tsao (Singapore)

Afternoon Session
POEM Workshop - Jimmy So (Singapore)

1) Basic Endoscopy
MUGIS Member : RM 200
Non-Member : RM 250

MUGIS Member : RM 500
Non-Member : RM 600

Pre-congress workshop : "Sponsored by Olympus"


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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For enquiry on MUGIS 2015 Conferences
Conference Info Telephone +606 6014 716