March 2020

Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 2020 Congress Edition

Dear Colleagues, Unfortunately, this year we will not be accepting papers for consideration of publication due to the postponement of BAPS 2020. It does not make sense to publish something in a societal edition if it has not actually been presented in the meeting; indeed “acceptance” would logically preclude presentation in 2021. Yours, Prof M Davenport ChM […]

Postponement Announced: 2020 Annual Congress

Postponement Announced of BAPS 67th Annual International Congress and 2nd Biliary Atresia and Related Diseases Conference   Dear Colleagues, Since the inception of the British Association of Paediatric Surgeons in 1953, the Annual Scientific Meeting has been held every July and has been the major educational event in the paediatric surgical calendar. We were also […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Update 26th March Our 2020 Annual Congress with BARD is now postponed to 2021. Read the Postponement Announcement. 16th March Please see our open letter to our members and colleagues: We also have COVID-19 related resources for Paediatric Surgeons: 13th March 2020 The UK Government announced yesterday that the country would be entering […]

Workshops for 2020

Research Toolkit If you’re new to research and want some help to get started there, BAPS is here to help. In a session chaired by Prof Paul Johnson, we will cover the following topics. How to apply for research funding How to review a journal manuscript How to perform a systematic review Refresher sessions The basic science of surgery is […]