February 8 in the National Pirogov Medical Surgical Center held a scientific and practical conference Actual issues of modern oncocoloproctology, organized by: Association of Coloproctologists of Russia, National Pirogov Medical Surgical Center, A.N. Rizhikh State Scientific Center of Coloproctology, S.P. Botkin City Clinical Hospital, Russian Society of Surgeons.

The conference was attended by more than 300 participants from various regions of Russia. Among them there are specialists: coloproctologists, oncologists, surgeons, gastroenterologists, endoscopists, radiologists, specialists in ultrasound diagnostic and treatment methods.

The program of the event included lectures and reports of leading scientists, videotranslations of surgical interventions, endoscopic diagnostic and treatment procedures, discussions on the most topical issues of diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer.