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12June2019

Call for 2020 ECCO Educational Workshop Destinations

The primary goal of the Educational Workshops organised by the ECCO Education Committee is to harmonise IBD practices within ECCO Country Members by presenting the practical use of the ECCO Guidelines on Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. 

Posted in Volume 14, Issue 2, ECCO News, EduCom, ECCO'20, Congress News

12June2019

A letter from the e-Learning Ambassador

Peter Irving, e-Learning Ambassador

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Dear ECCO Friends,

I am writing to you to thank you for attending the ECCO Congress in Copenhagen in March which was the biggest ECCO Congress to date and a wonderful success.

Among the many highlights of the Congress, our e-Learning platform was one to stand out as a record-year of new e-Learning content and functionality.

Posted in Volume 14, Issue 2, EduCom

12June2019

Call for Participants: The 18th IBD Intensive Advanced Course

The 18th ECCO Intensive Advanced Course in IBD for residents, fellows in gastroenterology and junior faculty will take place in Vienna, Austria, on February 12–13, 2020, immediately prior to our next Congress. We are pleased to inform you that the preliminary programme for this course is already available.

Posted in Volume 14, Issue 2, ECCO News, EduCom, ECCO'20, Congress News

30April2019

Report on the 1st ECCO-ESGAR Basic Imaging Workshop at ECCO'19

Marietta Iacucci, EduCom Member and Giovanni Maconi, Past EduCom Member

Report on the 1st ECCO-ESGAR Basic Imaging Workshop – Endoscopy Portion

 

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Participating speakers and chairs: Raf Bisschops (Leuven, Belgium), Paulo Kotze (Curitiba, Brazil), Federica Furfaro (Milan, Italy), James East (Oxford, United Kingdom), Matt Rutter (North Tees, United Kingdom), Marietta Iacucci  (Birmingham, United Kingdom), Taku Kobayashi  (Tokyo, Japan), Filip Baert  (Roselare, Belgium), Krisztina Gecse (Amsterdam, the Netherlands), Henit Yanai (Petah Tikva, Israel) and James Lindsay (London, United Kingdom)

Posted in ECCO News, ECCO'19, Committee News, EduCom, Volume 14, Issue 1, Congress News

30April2019

Report on the 6th ECCO-ESGAR Advanced Ultrasound Workshop at ECCO 2019

Giovanni Maconi, Past EduCom Member and Christian Maaser, EduCom Member

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Participating speakers and chairs: Antonio López-Sanromán (Madrid, Spain), Giovanni Maconi (Milan, Italy), Jordi Rimola (Barcelona, Spain), Torsten Kucharzik (Lüneburg, Germany), Stephan Vavricka (Zurich, Switzerland), Christian Maaser (Lüneburg, Germany), Rune Wilkens (Copenhagen, Denmark).

Posted in ECCO News, ECCO'19, Committee News, EduCom, Volume 14, Issue 1, Congress News

30April2019

Report on the 17th IBD Intensive Advanced Course at ECCO'19

Pascal Juillerat and Henit Yanai, EduCom Members

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The 17th Intensive Advanced IBD Course took place before the ECCO Congress as the highlight of the educational programme, which runs in conjunction with the Congress.

This well-known course, which has been held regularly almost since the inception of ECCO, took place once again at the 14th Congress of ECCO, attracting a full attendance from Europe and beyond. Overall, 87 doctors from 41 countries participated and were treated to a comprehensive update on IBD. 

 

Posted in ECCO News, ECCO'19, Committee News, EduCom, Volume 14, Issue 1, Congress News

11December2018

60th ECCO Educational Workshop Tenerife, Spain

Alejandro Hernández Camba

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November 16, 2018

On November 16, the 60th ECCO Educational Workshop took place in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, with the participation of Antonio López San Román (Spain) and Henit Yanai (Israel) as representatives of ECCO along with other speakers from the Canary Islands such as Laura Ramos, Daniel Ceballos, José Miguel Marrero and Mariela Braithwaite as well as Ana Catarina Rego (Portugal).

Posted in ECCO News, EduCom, Committee News, Volume 13, Issue 4

11December2018

59th ECCO Educational Workshop Montevideo, Uruguay

Paulo Gustavo Kotze, EduCom Member

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October 9, 2018

The 59th ECCO Educational Workshop was held in Montevideo, Uruguay, on October 9, 2018. The workshop was a pre-congress course during the national Uruguayan congress of gastroenterology (Gastroendo 2018), at the Radisson Hotel in downtown Montevideo.

Posted in ECCO News, EduCom, Committee News, Volume 13, Issue 4

11December2018

58th Educational Workshop in Antwerp, Belgium

Els Van de Vijver, local organizer and Patrick van Rheenen, P-ECCO Member

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September 28, 2018

The 58th ECCO Educational Workshop on paediatric IBD, held on September 28, 2018 was jointly organised by Belgium and the Netherlands and took place in Antwerp, Belgium. The ECCO Faculty, comprising Patrick van Rheenen and Lissy de Ridder from the Netherlands and John Mansfield from Newcastle, United Kingdom, joined the local faculty consisting of Isabelle Scheers, Nicolette Moes and Els Van de Vijver. Lindley Fritze from the ECCO Office provided efficient and smooth organisation of the meeting on the spot.

Posted in ECCO News, EduCom, Committee News, Volume 13, Issue 4

11December2018

57th ECCO Educational Workshop Helsinki, Finland

Clas-Göran af Björkesten, National Representative

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September 5, 2018

The 57th ECCO Educational Workshop was held in Helsinki, Finland on September 5, 2018. The meeting preceded the annual two-day autumn meeting of the Finnish Society of Gastroenterology and attracted adult and paediatric gastroenterologists and IBD nurses from all parts of Finland. The workshop was chaired by the Finnish ECCO National Representatives Pauliina Molander and Clas-Göran af Björkesten, with the other faculty members being Taina Sipponen, Pascal Juillerat and Christian Maaser.

Posted in ECCO News, EduCom, Committee News, Volume 13, Issue 4