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Masterclass 2: Upper GI Malignancy

20th August 2022
Dr Arun Dhir, Prof Simon Law, Prof Peter Goh

The Surgical Interest Group of Monash University Malaysia (SIGMUM) is excited to continue our MASTERCLASS series with our second webinar on Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancy featuring speakers Dr Arun Dhir, Prof Simon Law, Prof Peter Goh , and we want to welcome you to be a part of it!

This 3 hour comprehensive webinar on Upper Gastrointestinal Malignancy will cover important topics such as the various types of upper GI malignancies affecting different populations, the choices that influence specific procedures for patients, what the future holds in terms of technological advancements in the Upper GI space and more content delivered by three expert speakers.

Join our MASTERCLASS to get answers to these questions and more.

You will receive an e-certificate after attending this webinar.

About our speakers

Speaker 1: Dr Arun Dhir

Dr Arun Dhir is a Specialist Upper Gastro Intestinal Surgeon and a Fellow Of The Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons (FRACS).

Along with expertise in digestive health, Upper Gastrointestinal surgery and weight loss surgery, Dr Arun holds Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK (FRCS). He’s also an active member of the ANZ Association of Gastro Oesophageal surgeons (ANZGOSA) and Obesity Surgery Society of ANZ (OSSANZ).

Speaker 2: Prof Simon Law

Prof Simon currently holds the positions of Cheung Kung-Hai Professor in Gastrointestinal Surgery, Chair, and Chief of Esophageal and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at the University of Hong Kong

He is also on the editorial board of the academic journal ‘Diseases of the Esophagus’. Prof Simon is the President-Elect of the International Society of Diseases of the Esophagus. He has published 314 scientific articles. His specialized fields include foregut diseases, both benign, malignancy pathologies and so many more.

Speaker 3: Prof Peter Goh

Prof Peter Goh is presently Director of Advance Surgical Group in Singapore and Chief of Surgery and General Practice at Yosemite Hospitals in Shanghai, China.

He is also Professor of Surgery at Monash University, Sunway Campus. He is founder of the Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia and has served as both Secretary General and President.

Event Details

Speakers: Dr Arun Dhir, Prof Simon Law, Prof Peter Goh

Date: 20th August 2022 (Saturday)

Time: 10.00 AM – 1:00 PM (MYT: Malaysian Standard Time)

Platform: Zoom (IDs will be sent via email after registration)

Pricing: FREE*

*Register with a refundable deposit of RM5| Bank transfers only

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  • E-certificates will be provided for participants who attend this webinar.
  • Registration deadline: 19th August 2022, 11:59 PM MYT
  • Limited availability on a first-come, first-serve basis.


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Masterclass 2: Upper GI Malignancy