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The David Lloyd Global Health Prize

The BAPS International Affairs Committee (IAC) are initiating an annual prize for the best trainee paper at the BAPS Congress on a Global Health topic. The prize is named after past BAPS president, Professor David Lloyd.  David was instrumental in the origins of the IAC and securing the main source of funding for the committee’s invaluable […]

67th Congress Prizes

Peter Paul Rickham Prize Michael Maalouf REMOTE ISCHEMIC CONDITIONING CAN CORRECT THE DYSREGULATION IN INFLAMMATION OCCURRING DURING NECROTIZING ENTEROCOLITIS Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada President’s Prize Athanasios Tyraskis CIRCULATING BILE ACIDS ARE SIGNIFICANTLY ELEVATED IN PATIENTS WITH CONGENITAL PORTO-SYSTEMIC SHUNTS King’s College London Poster Prizes Poster Prize 1st Place Chipo Mushonga Patient satisfaction with […]

What’s Cooking at #BAPS2021?

Clare Rees has designed a rainbow themed summer supper to be shared with friends and family. As you can see, this menu is a feast for the eye as well as the palate. Clare will show you how to prepare this feast on the first day of #BAPS2021. Please note the earlier start to accommodate watching the England vs Denmark match, Euros 2020

#BAPS2021 Update

The programme for the Main Congress is online now. All successful abstract authors will be notified by 1st April along with presentation guidelines. Highlights include: Keynote speakers: We have a star-studded program by our Keynote speakers – Dr Alan Flake, Dr Adrian Woolfe, David Cunningham and Dr Marc Wijnen. Denis Browne Medalist : Professor David Thomas will receive […]

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: https://www.baps.org.uk/news/announcements/statement-regarding-covid-19/ We also have COVID-19 related resources for Paediatric Surgeons: https://www.baps.org.uk/professionals/covid-19-information-for-paediatric-surgeons/ 13th March 2020 The UK Government announced yesterday that the country would be entering […]