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Aquilant/HC21 supports Fujifilm during UEG Week 2019

News Date : 21 November 2019

The Aquilant and HC21 teams were delighted to support Fujifilm during the recent United European Gastroenterology (UEG) week, which took place in Barcelona from the 19th to 23rd October 2019.




With over 17,000 delegates form 120 counties attending, the annual UEG Week conference brings together leading medical specialists and national societies focusing on digestive health.

Aquilant supported Fujifilm with its activities during the week, which included its satellite endoscopy symposium, ESGE hands-on training workshops, and on-stand lectures.

Matt Aronow, Marketing Manager at Aquilant, said: “It was a fantastic few days of networking and learning about the latest research and developments in digestive health. Fujifilm are leading the way in developing endoscopy equipment technology which supports rapid diagnosis and treatment, resulting in improved patient health and outcomes.

“As always, it’s great to see digestive health in the spotlight and the opportunity for education and shared learning during UEG week is invaluable.”

The Fujifilm satellite symposium, “Advanced Imaging in Endoscopy and Therapeutic Techniques”, took place on Monday 21st October, and was chaired by Prof Alessandro Repici and Prof Prateek Sharma. They were joined by Prof Pradeep Bhandari and an expert panel.

Fujifilm also hosted further learning opportunities during the daytime ESGE hands-on training workshops, which took place on Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd October and gave participants the opportunity to test their skills under the expert guidance of course director Dr Jochen Weight.