Thursday, 1st March 2018

CERC Building, University Hospital Limerick

  •  Annual Hands-on Courses in Robotic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery – Diabetic foot/tibial disease Masterclass
  • Video abstract on Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery/Urology Session

Inaugural Paul O Byrne lecture on surgical innovation in oncology

Professor Matthew Kalady, The Cleveland Clinic, Ohio

 Friday, 2nd & Saturday 3rd March 2018

GEMS, University of Limerick


Sylvester O’Halloran Lecture

Dr Jerome Coffey, National Director of the NCCP

(The National Cancer Control Programme)


The Sylvester O’Halloran Debate

“Surgery is going in reverse”


Sir Thomas Myles Lecture

Prof Rajnish Gupta, Director of Cancer Services at University Hospital Limerick



  • Clinical
  • General Surgery
  • Plenary Prize
  • Orthopaedic
  • Anaesthetic
  • UHL Point of Care Ultrasound Course
  • ENT/Head & Neck
  • Radiology
  • Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) Prize Session
  • Nursing
  • ASGBI/SOH Published Paper Prize & Session
  • Focused Intensive Care Echo (FICE) Course


Abstracts Deadline Friday 17th November 2017 (Now Closed)


Link to submit abstract: (Now Closed)

The Sylvester O’Halloran Perioperative Scientific Symposium qualifies for CPD Credits

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SOH Flyer 2018