IRSA Annual General Meeting 2020 – update
IRSA AGM Update
The IRSA Executive have made the decision to hold this year’s AGM virtually. The meeting will take place as a webinar on a date in August.
Further information to come soon.
IRSA Annual Scientific Meeting 2020 – COVID-19 (coronavirus) update
The IRSA Executive have been carefully monitoring advice provided by both Australian and New Zealand Government officials regarding public gatherings in light of the COVID-19 virus.
With the introduction of strict regulations around travel and public gatherings in general, it is with the best interest of public health in mind that we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 IRSA ASM and the Australian and New Zealand sitting of the EBIR, scheduled to take place in Queenstown in August this year.
EBIR Australia and New Zealand 2020 – COVID-19 (coronavirus) update
Update regarding EBIR exam on August 10, 2020 in Queenstown
After careful consideration of the conditions surrounding the continuing spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainty regarding the severity and duration of restrictions on travel and gatherings globally, the difficult decision has been made to cancel the EBIR Queenstown examination which was scheduled to take place on August 10, 2020.
Candidates who are registered for the August 10 examination have been contacted by CIRSE accordingly. If you are registered and have not received any correspondence, please contact email@example.com.
The EBIR examination on September 11, 2020 in Munich is scheduled to take place as planned.
Registrar Conference 2020 – POSTPONED until further notice
Update: In the best interest of public health, due to the COVID-19 virus, the 2020 IRSA Registrar Conference that was planned for 13-14 June on the Sunshine Coast is postponed until further notice.
For more information please contact the IRSA Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org
CIRSE Events in 2020
ESIR course: Prostate embolisation
April 7-8, 2020
April 26-29, 2020
June 4-6, 2020
June 24-27, 2020
September 12-16, 2020
ESIR course: DEB & cTACE in primary and secondary liver cancer
November 5-6, 2020
ESIR course: Thyroid thermal ablation
November 19-20, 2020
GEST Trainees Competition: Submit Your Best Cases!
• MAY 14-17, 2020 •
SHERATON TIMES SQUARE • NEW YORK, NY
The GEST Trainee case competition is now open to all medical students, residents, and fellows. The top 12 cases will present at #GEST2020 and will be featured on our website and social media. Awards will be given to the top three cases. Cases must be submitted by March 1, 2020.
For details visit: embolization.com/casecompetition