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The 2021 BAST membership year starts January 1 and ends December 31, 2021.

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The Belgian Association of Surgical Trainees is the official

independent body of general surgery trainees in Belgium

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Upcoming Events

Expert in the Field Webinars

👩🏻‍💻🧑🏾‍💻 Join our ‘Expert in the Field’ webinar series! Every webinar starts at 8PM.

🗓 Programme

  • 17/12/2020 – 8 PM – Thoracic Surgery by Dr. P. Hollering
  • 12/01/2021 – 8 PM – Humanitarian Surgery by Dr. J.P. Saey
  • 08/02/2021 – 8PM – Endovascular treatment of aortic disease by Prof. Dr. E. Debing
  • 23/02/2021 – 8PM – Pancreatic Surgery by Dr. B. Van den Bossche

📝 Register by completing the Google Form: ▶️ click here ◀️

You will receive the webinar-link by e-mail a few days before each webinar.

🩺 Open & free to all surgical trainees! There will a Q&A session after each seminar where trainees can ask questions to each expert.

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‘Expert in the Field’ Webinars

Join our ‘Expert in the Field’ webinar series! 👩🏻‍💻🧑🏾‍💻  Every webinar starts at 8PM. 🗓 Find the full program on the flyer (more to follow! Stay up to date by subscribing to our mailing list.) 📝 Register by completing the Google Form: ▶️ ...

VATS Tour 2020-2021

The Royal Belgian Society for Surgery, together with the Belgian Association of Surgical Trainees, is honored to invite two motivated Belgian trainees to 5 state-of-the-art thoracic surgery units for a visitorship of two days. During this two-day...

RBSS meets BAST @Ardennen 2020

Save the date! March 14&15, 2020. In what now is the third edition of this highly coveted networking and teaching event, we already ask you to save the date: March 14 and 15, the RBSS and BAST join forces to provide an extremely exciting weekend. More info to...

Hernia Guideline Overview by Professor M. Miserez (UZLeuven)

Did you miss the presentation of professor Marc Miserez at the last BSAWS BAST Postgraduate Hernia Course? You can find his overview on the new Groin Hernia Guidelines here The guidelines are also published and freely available here

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