Early Career Group Leadership Council 

ECG Activities

ECG Roadshow

  • Webinar 1 - Americas Region, 25 September 2023 - watch here. 
  • Webinar 2 - Europe-Africa Region, 9 January 2024  - watch here
  • Webinar 3 - Asia-Pacific Region, March 2024 (details to follow) 

ECG activities at the IHPBA World Congress in Cape Town 

  • ECG Symposium: Raising the bar - Navigating the world of HPB surgery with benchmarking and quality monitoring
  • ECG Lounge and informal presentations 
  • ECG Research Retreat. See Below!
  • ECG Social Events

ECG Inaugural Research Retreat:

A unique opportunity designed to facilitate research idea exchange, feedback, international collaborations, and career development for early career HPB surgeons. The Retreat will offer a supportive and enriching environment to strengthen participants’ engagement in the research continuum in HPB surgery, from designing and conducting studies, to participating in collaborative groups, and contributing to the editorial process. Research Retreat content will include:

Research project workshop sessions

Selected presenters will have the chance to share research at any stage of development, receive feedback and input on research ideas or projects in development, and ask questions to leading researchers in HPB surgery about study design, trial enrollment, cohort creation, analysis plans, knowledge translation, opportunities for collaboration, and more!


The IHPBA Early Career Group (ECG) Leadership Council invites all early career surgeons (any member

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