Will be held on 23-24th November 2018, at the Royal Institute of British Architects, London.

CPD Points sought.

A Symposium dinner will take place on the evening of Friday 23rd November at the RAC, London.


09.25-09.30 President’s Welcome – Mary Leader
Introduction – Kieran Sheahan / Newton Wong / Philip Kaye

Chair: Newton Wong

09.30-10.00 “Welcome home! Challenges in GI pathology following travel south of the Tropic of Cancer!” Greg Lauwers

10.00-10.30 Eosinophils & iatrogenic pathology of the intestines: what you need to know Kieran Sheahan

10.30-11.00 Colorectal disease in the immunocompromised patient Newton Wong

11.00-11.30 Coffee break

11.30-12.00 IBD – Differential diagnosis & reporting guidance Roger Feakins

12.00-12.30 Post-surgical IBD pathology Neil Shepherd

12.30-12.45 BDIAP AGM

12.45-13.30 Lunch

Chair: Kieran Sheahan

13.30-14.00 Update on serrated neoplasia Iris Nagtegaal

14.00-14.30 Practical molecular pathology of the lower GI tract Marco Novelli

14.30-15.00 The differential diagnosis of poorly differentiated tumours of the lower GI tract Abbas Agaimy

15.00-15.30 Tea break

15.30-16.00 TNM 8 and lower GI cancers Phil Quirke

16.00-16.30 BCSP update & recent guidelines Maurice Loughrey

16.30-17.00 BDIAP President’s Medal Recipient Special Lecture
“How should surgical pathology evolve?” Christopher Fletcher

19.30 Symposium dinner, RAC Club


08.30-10.15 Slide seminar

10.15-10.35 Coffee break

10.35-12.00 Slide seminar
National GI EQA Nic Mapstone