About us

Established in 1999, BAPES aims to lead and support the development, advance and maintain standards, promote research and learning oppurtunities in paediatric endoscopic surgery and allied specialties.


B.A.P.E.S supports practice and scholarship in paediatric endoscopic surgery in the UK and Ireland. We provide educational resources and support to surgeons and information to parents who want to learn about paediatric endoscopic surgery or minimally invasive therapy.

17th Annual Meeting & Workshop

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

16th Annual Scientific Meeting & Workshop

November 2016, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester.

BAPES-Storz 3mm Scholarship Course

Advanced Course, Slough, March 2017

BAPES-Leeds 2017

ESPES 2017