Campbell Roxburgh, MBChB, FRCS, FASCRS, PhD has been selected for the 2019 JSGS Observership

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SSO members were offered the opportunity by the Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery (JSGS) to apply for a visiting observership in Japan. Many excellent and competitive applications were received and Campbell Roxburgh, MBChB, FRCS, FASCRS, PhD, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at Glasgow Royal Infirmary, University of Glasgow in Glasgow, United Kingdom was selected as the recipient of the observership.

Dr. Roxburgh has the opportunity to attend the 74th General Meeting of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery held in Takanawa, Japan on July 17-19, 2019. Following the meeting, Dr. Roxburgh will be paired with JSGS mentors and visit pre-eminent Japanese institutions for a total of two weeks.

The JSGS is providing Dr. Roxburgh with a stipend to assist with travel costs during the duration of the observership.

The SSO congratulates Dr. Roxburgh!