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.

16th Annual Scientific Meeting & Workshop

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

More details soon !

17th Annual Meeting and Workshop

15th-17th November 2017

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.


Day 1 Wednesday – Midday start – Scientific Meeting, AGM

Day 2 Thursday – Scientific Meeting

Day 3 Friday – Workshop (Newcastle Surgical Training Centre)

Congress & Workshop page

15th Annual Scientific Meeting & Workshop

November 2015, King's College Hospital, London

BAPES-Storz 3mm Scholarship Course

Advanced Course, Slough, March 2016