Israeli Colorectal Surgeons Visit

On Monday 2nd March 2020 we will be welcoming a team of Israeli colorectal surgeons led by Prof Alex Deutsch (Beilinson Hospital, Petach Tikva) and Dr Reuven Weil (Hasharon Hospital, Petach Tikva).

Dr Elad Boaz (Shaarei Zedek Hospital, Petach Tikva)
Dr Rabia Darwasha (Barzilai Hospital, Ashkelon)
Dr Yael Feferman (Hasharon Medical Centre, Petach Tikva)
Dr Vladimir Gaziantis (Shamir Medical Centre, Tzrifin)
Dr Asaf Harbi (Rambam Hospital, Haifa)
Dr Dror Karni (Haemek Medical Centre, Afula)
Dr Muhammad Mansour (Galilee Medical Centre, Nahariyah)
Dr Igor Markovich (Hasharon Hospital, Petach Tikva)
Dr Mai Mazarieb (Beilinson Hospital, Petach Tikva)
Dr Yaron Rudnicki (Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba)
Dr Ken Dror Shai (Meir Hospital, Kfar Saba)
Dr Alon Wachtel (Kaplan Hospital, Rehovot)

They are visiting the UK as guests of Mr Richard Cohen (University College London Hospital), Mr Joseph Nunoo-Mensah (Kings College Hospital) and Mr Andrew Williams (St Thomas’s Hospital), and attending a course at Basingstoke Hospital.

[The visit has been supported by the Israel Britain and the Commonwealth Association John Firman Fund and the David Yanir Foundation]

Buffet Reception from 19:00-20:00 in the Haldane Room, University College London, Gower St., London WC1 E6BT.

This will be followed by a discussion meeting 20:00 – 21:00 (at the same venue) on Gut Neuroendocrine Tumours – “NET for any surgeon or not?”

Overview: Prof Deutsch

Case studies: presented by visiting Israeli surgeons.

Panel discussion participants:

  • Prof Martyn Caplin (Professor of Gastroenterology and Neuroendocrine Tumour Biology, Royal Free Hospital and University College London)
  • Prof Maralyn Druce (London Association Chair and Professor of Endocrine Medicine and Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Barts Health NHS Trust).

[Application for CPD accreditation has been made for this event and certificates of attendance will be available]

To inform us whether or not you are able to attend, please email to