Welcome

On behalf of the World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) and the Moroccan Society of Digestive Diseases (SMMAD), we are pleased to collectively welcome you to Gastro 2024, to be held 7-9 November 2024 in Marrakech, Morocco.


Gastro 2024 in Marrakech will provide an opportunity for medical professionals in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and related disciplines to come together and learn about the latest research and advancements in this rapidly advancing field.


Top experts of highly respected international and regional faculty will be featured throughout the premier scientific program. There are great opportunities to earn CME credits, while learning through an array of lectures, clinical cases and interactive hands-on sessions.


We are committed to providing a memorable experience to all in attendance, filled with the warmth and gracious hospitality that Marrakech has to offer. Registration is open and we invite everyone to participate and collaborate with medical professionals from around the globe. We look forward to meeting you at Gastro 2024.


We look forward to meeting you at Gastro 2024.

CO-CHAIR

Speaker

Pr. Guilherme MACEDO


Past President WGO
Joint Steering Committee Co-Chair
Centro Hospitalar São João Porto

Portugal

Speaker

Pr Mohamed TAHIRI JOUTEI HASSANI

President SMMAD
Joint Steering Committee Co-Chair
Hôpital Ibn Rochd Casablanca

Morocco

STEERING COMMITTEE

Speaker

Pr. Geoffrey METZ

President,WGO
Epworth Hospital Richmond, VIC
Melbourne

Australia

Speaker

Pr. Naima AMRANI

Past Past President
Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Mohammed V University - Rabat

Morocco

Speaker

Pr Mohammed BOUTALEB

General Secretary SMMAD

Morocco

Speaker

Pr. Mustapha BENAZZOUZ

SMMAD Member
Rabat International University

Morocco

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Speaker

Pr. Jonathan LEIGHTON

Joint SPC Co-Chair
President, American College of Gastroenterology
Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, AZ

USA

Speaker

Pr. Claudia DEFILIPPI

WGO SPC Co-Chair
President, Chilean Society of Gastroenterology

Chile

Speaker

Pr. Dan DUMITRASCU

Director at Large, WGO
University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca Cluj-Napoca

Romania

Speaker

Pr Wafaa BADRE

Joint SPC Co-Chair
Past president SMMAD

Morocco

Speaker

Pr Rhimou ALAOUI

Past president SMMAD

Morocco

Speaker

Pr Laila Amrani

WGO- Rabat Training Center Co-Director
Institut National d'Oncologie Université Mohammed V-Rabat

Morocco





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Event Venue

Hotel Du Golf in Marrakech

The Hotel Du Golf in Marrakech is located in the famous Palmeraie Resort hotel complex, about 8 km from the city center.

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General Information

What you need to know!

Here you'll find essential details on currency exchange rates, weather conditions, electricity specifications, and important contact numbers to keep in mind during your stay.

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Accommodation

Explore!

Discover a carefully curated selection of the best hotels and resorts nestled in the palm grove of Marrakech.

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Visa Procedures

What you need to know!

Visa procedure for entering Morocco for foreigners: Foreigners wishing to travel to Morocco generally need to obtain a visa before arrival. They can apply for a visa at the Moroccan embassy or consulate in their country of residence.

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Tourist Highlights

Marrakech, a must-visit

Marrakech is a must-visit tourist city due to its rich cultural heritage, magnificent gardens such as the Majorelle Gardens, and enchanting architecture. It is a popular destination for travelers from around the world.

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Transportation and getting around

What you need to know!

Getting around Marrakech, everything you need to know! From buses, taxis, and walking to car rental agencies.

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