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Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland ASGBI

The ASGBI is the statutory organisation for General Surgeons in Great Britain and Ireland.

Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland

President – Miss Gill Tierney
President Elect – Mr Christian Macutkiewicz
Director of Finance – Mr Giles Bond-Smith
Director of Communication, Media & Engagement – Mr Ravinder Vohra
Director of Education & Training – Mr Ben Griffiths
Director of Emergency General Surgery – Ms Sonia Lockwood
Director of Scientific Programme – Mr Dimitris Damaskos
Director of Research – Professor Susan Moug
Director of Inclusivity and Diversity – Miss Nuha Yassin

About Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland

The ASGBI is the leading professional body for General Surgeons in Great Britain and Ireland, advancing surgical excellence and patient care. The ASGBI is a relevant and inclusive community, which empowers members to excel, by promoting innovation, collaboration, and best practice.

1. To represent general surgeons in the wider healthcare community, working with stakeholders to shape future policy.
2. To promote diversity and inclusion within the surgical profession, recognising and valuing the contributions of all members.
3. To facilitate the highest standards of surgical education and training to improve patient care.
4. To foster a culture of innovation and research in general, emergency and trauma surgery.

Annual congress

ASGBI’s annual International Surgical Congress is held in Spring. It promises to be an exciting blend of educational symposiums on topics covering the general surgery spectrum such as Emergency General Surgery, Trauma, Research, Sustainable Surgery, Motivation, Training and Wellbeing.  Our Director of Scientific Programme, curates a diverse mix of sessions designed to excite, challenge and collaborate with our sister associations within General Surgery. The ASGBI International Surgical Congress presents an incredible opportunity for delegates to learn and network with their fellow colleagues.


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+44 (0)207 304 4770

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