Andrew de Beaux MD, FRCSEd, MBChB, FEBS AWS
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland
Consultant General and Upper GI Surgeon
Ghent University Hospital
Medical Director of the Department for General and HPB Surgery and Liver Transplantation
Department of Surgery, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, location AMC, Amsterdam, NL
Professor of Surgery
Todd Heniford MD, FACS
Cleveland Clinic and Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C
Professor of Surgery and Director of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery and the Carolinas Hernia Center
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery
University Hospital "Virgen del Rocío"
Chief of the Unit of Innovation in Minimally Invasive Surgery
Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Consultant Plastic Surgeon
North Devon Hospital
Consultant Upper GI, Abdominal Wall and Paediatric Surgeon
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & HCA Healthcare UK
“I think I can say without exaggeration that it was the best conference I’ve ever been to”
Comus Whalan, Consultant Surgeon, Australia
"To have the mixture between plastic and hernia surgery is a win-win curriculum, since there is such a mixture in clinical practice. Al and David sets the tone of the congress in a very caring and professional way to make people feel welcome. So out of 10 points I will say 15."
Agneta Montgomery, Consultant Surgeon, Sweden
“What an incredible meeting! Perhaps the most engaging and balanced meeting I have been to yet on AWR!”
John Fischer, Assistant Professor of Surgery, USA
"Thank you for organising such an interesting conference - we feel lucky to have taken part. The presentations from such prominent specialists will allow us to take a fresh look at problems in abdominal surgery and help us to improve the results of patient treatment."
Prof Okunov & Dr Marupov, Tashkent Medical Academy, Uzbekistan
"This was a truly memorable meeting, with the right speakers in the right venue at the right time. It seems to really click with the audience and there was a great atmosphere."
Plastic Surgeon, London