Biennial congress Of society of
Endoscopic And laparoscopic surgeons


Dr. Kelvin Voon is the Chief of Department of General Surgery, and Consultant Upper GI & Bariatric Surgeon from Penang General Hospital. He had his formal General & Upper GI Surgical training in Malaysia. He then completed the Fellowship in Endoscopy, Gastric & Esophageal Cancer Surgery in Shanghai, followed by Fellowship in Clinical Obesity & Bariatric Surgery in Taiwan. He is also a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the American College of Surgeons. His clinical interests include Upper GI cancers, minimally invasive esophagectomy, endoscopy, bariatric surgery & clinical nutrition. Academically, he is a visiting lecturer for RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus. He is the Asia Coordinator for The Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons Society (TUGS) & committee of Malaysia Upper GI Surgical Society (MUGIS). He is involved in the training program of both general surgery & Upper GI surgery in Malaysia.

29 July 2022 - Day 1

Time Session
  • Laparoscopic Management of Large PEH
    Soon Yuen Speaker
  • Lap Gastrectomy for Gastric Cancer in a low incidence country like Malaysia - is it feasible?
    Lau Peng-Choong Speaker
  • GIST - Different location, MIS approaches
    Nik Ritza Kosai Speaker
  • Laparoscopic Management of Perforated Peptic Ulcer
    Siow Sze Li Speaker
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy in early gastric cancers
  • Minimally invasive esophagectomy: The way forward
    Kelvin Voon Speaker
Conference Hall 1
Kelvin Voon Moderator
Subhash Khanna Moderator
Conference Hall 3