2013 national Rectal Cancer Conference

Thank You

Thank you to all of the 170+ delegates who attended the inaugural National Rectal Cancer Summit on Friday 9 August 2013 at Te Papa Museum of New Zealand.


We are extremely happy with the attendance, which constitutes as the largest meeting of rectal cancer specialists in New Zealand, and are even more pleased with the strong dpiscussion and debate that was had on the day.

Special thanks also to the academic faculty; Professor Frank Frizelle (Colorectal Surgeon), Professor Ian Bissett (Colorectal Surgeon), Professor Michael Findlay (Medical Oncologist), Dr Maria Pearse (Radiation Oncologist), A/Prof Cristin Print (Scientist) and Dr Adrian Balasingam (Radiologist), who all contributed greatly to the meeting's success.

We look forward to bringing a second National Rectal Cancer Summit to you in the not-too-distant future; watch this space.

Dr Christopher Jackson   
Medical Oncologist
Meeting Convenor


Dr Kate ClarkeNZSO President

A/Prof Margaret CurrieVice President

Ken Dempster NZSO Membership

Charlotte Emery Conference and Website