The AUGISt training day is the focus of the trainee calendar. It provides opportunites to learn from the experts, with small group tutorials and viva sessions run by members of the AUGIS council as well as visiting international speakers attending the annual conference.
There will be a BOMSS Training Day in January 2019 in Belfast.
There will be an Augis Training Day in September 2019 in Liverpool.
Highlights of previous training days have included being tutored on the topic of bile duct injuries by Professor Steve Strasberg and debating the complexities of oesophageal resection with Professor Don Lowe. The training is day is usually followed by the Annual AUGISt Barrett’s Dinner, an industry sponsored evening for AUGISt members.