What’s New?

69th Poster Hall Opens 5th June 2023

The Poster Hall will open on Monday 5th June, so there are only 3 weeks left to get your poster loaded! The timings of the Poster Walks are now all on the on-line schedule for Thursday 22nd June, but please note that only those in Bruges can participate in the walks – these cannot be […]

Pre #69thBAPS Meetings and Posters

We are counting down the weeks before our 69th Congress in Bruges. A day ahead of our Congress we have two meetings on the 20th June 2023: Our Inter/ National Training Day is a a joint collaboration with our Belgian counterparts, BELAPS and has a morning of hands-on activities involving models, followed by an afternoon […]

Denis Browne Gold Medal at the 69th Congress

The Denis Browne Gold Medal for 2023 will be awarded to Azad Najmaldin from England. The Denis Browne Gold Medal is awarded for outstanding contribution to paediatric Surgery and the presentation is made during the Congress. You can read more about the Denis Browne Gold Medal on the main BAPS Website.

Why it’s a great time to join BAPS

With trainee members paying just £280 to attend our Congress in Bruges at the Earlybird rate and consultantant members eligible to decide our next President, it's a great time to be a BAPS member.

SAPS in Bruges

Please join us in beautiful Bruges It is a wonderfully maintained partially cobblestoned city – very easy to walk around.Nick and I are driving to Bruges There is a large underground car park as you head off the motor way under the main square. Train or flights are equally easy. We’re staying at Grand Hotel […]

The many maps of Bruges

To help you make the most of your time, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite maps of Bruges. A great place to plan your site-seeing is the VisitBruges’ website. If you’re looking for a theme, we have the following suggestions: Movie and TV Maps Bruges has hosted Hollywood stars including Audrey Hepburn (in The […]