Live Webinar during IRCAD Advanced Course :
Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery

Friday, November 03, 2017 at 2:30 PM (Paris time)

Dear Friend and Colleague,

Greetings from Strasbourg! We hope that this message finds you well.

We will launch the sixth IRCAD webinar during the Advanced Course on Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery to be held on November 2-4, 2017, and we would be extremely pleased that you take part in it.

No registration prior to the event is required.
A webinar is a live online educational presentation during which participating viewers can submit questions and comments.

Participants include those present at the IRCAD during the advanced course as well as those connected to the session via All participants will enjoy a fully immersive 60-minute experience at an IRCAD course!
As a sequel to the 5th Webinar which took place last June 2 and which addressed the best approach for Total Mesorectal Excision (TME), the webinar will address the following issue:

  • Lessons learned from open TME
    RJ Heald (UK)

  • 6-step approach for laparoscopic TME
    E Rullier (France)

  • Sphincter-saving approaches during laparoscopic TME
    E Rullier (France)

  • Extensive TME for T4 rectal cancer by laparoscopy
    J Okuda (Japan)

The objective is to interact with as many people as possible using questions and answers.

The webinar will be recorded live on Friday, November 3, 2017, from 2:30 to 3:30 PM (Paris time).

Your involvement would be key as an expert, and your participation would add great value to this new experience.

On behalf of the IRCAD team, we very much look forward to your positive reply and commitment.

Best regards,

Prof. Jacques Marescaux,

Hon APSA President of IRCAD
WeBSurg Editor-in-Chief
Course Director of IRCAD Advanced Course on Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery

Dr. Bernard Dallemagne, MD

WeBSurg Associate Editor