It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the XXXII Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society Gynaecologic Oncologists (ASGO) in Broome, Western Australia, from the 3rd to 7th May 2017.

The venue for the meeting is Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa. The resort is located on the world-famous Cable Beach, and features Indian Ocean sunsets, gentle swaying palm trees and Kimberley Charm.  Registrations will open at the end of 2016. We hope that you will be able to join us for the meeting and look forward to seeing you in Broome.

Dr Stuart Salfinger

ASGO ASM Convenor


Registration Program

Conference Committee

Dr Paul Cohen

Dr Helen Green 

Prof Yee Leung

Dr Ganendra Rah Kader Ali Mohan

Dr Jason Tan 


Select a registration type


Member $1725
Non-Member $1795
CGO Fellow $975
Other Trainee $1350

Abstract submissions have now closed 


On Monday 1st of May 2017, ASGO will be running a hands on Core Skills Anatomy of Cytoreductive Surgery for CGO Trainees at CTEC in Perth.

This workshop will included the following sessions: 

- Pelvic peritonectomy and display pelvic anatomy
- Total pelvic exenteration principals and practice
- Para-aortic node dissection
- Bowel resection – left & right hemicolectomy, mobilization of bowel and display retroperitoneal vessels and nods 
- Splenectomy and distal pancreatectomy
- Duodenal and gastric surgery -
- Dissection of porta hepatis, lesser sac and celiac trunk
- Liver mobilization and resection, ligamentum teres
- Diaphragm stripping and repair.

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This workshop is sponsored by:

An Advanced Robotics Workshop will be held on Saturday 29th of April in Sydney. This workshop will be facilitated by Dr Peter Lim and is sponsored by Device Technologies.

Attendance at this workshop will be by invitation only. More details to follow in the new year. 

Sponsored by Device Technologies

Located in Broome, Western Australia, Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa will host the ASGO 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting.
The resort features two pools, delicious cuisine at a choice of four restaurants, the first Australian L'Occitane spa and is a destination like no other

Run of House Studio

All studios are appointed in Broome style featuring polished timber, corrugated iron and painted lattice. Studios have a view of the pool, garden or ocean, all with their own unique features.

$310 per night including 1 breakfast daily


Run of House Bungalow

The Bungalows are set in the Resort gardens and inspired by the architecture of traditional Pearling Master quarters, with open-plan living, polished timber floor boards, corrugated iron walls. The open plan living area includes a kitchen, lounge and dining area.

$410 per night including 1 breakfast daily


Dr Peter Lim

Medical Director Center of Hope & Robotic Institute at Renown Regional Medical Center

Graduated from Hahnemann University, completed internship and residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Women's and Children's Hospital at L.A. County, University of Southern California, and Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Mayo Clinic. He is currently the Medical Director of Gynecologic Oncology and Robotic Surgery at Center of Hope and Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgical Institute at Renown Regional Medical Center. He is also appointed Clinical Professor in Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. Dr. Lim has published in peer reviewed journals and presented at International meetings on topics of Robotics and Minimally Invasive surgery. He was the recipient of Robotics Technology paper award at the AAGL 2009, 2011, and 2012. He has been been an invited speaker at Inernational meetings and has performed live surgical demonstration in robotic surgery. He has been named one of the 5 Epicenter Surgeons in Gynecologic Oncology in the United States. He has approached nearly 3000 robotic procedures.

Dr Shailesh Puntambekar

Dr Shailesh Puntambekar is a cancer surgeon specialising in laparoscopic cancer surgeryand heads the Galaxy Care Laparoscopy Institute, centre for advanced laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery in Pune. He has developed laparoscopic radical hysterectomy for cancer cervix known world over as the “Pune Technique”.

Wednesday 3rd of May
Welcome Reception
6.00pm - 9.00pm 
Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa

Thursday 4th May 
Casual Dinner
6.00pm - 11.00pm 

Friday 5th May 
Casual Dinner
6.30pm - 11.00pm
Mangrove Hotel 

Saturday 6th May 
ASGO Black Tie Dinner
7.00pm - 11.00pm 
Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa

We invite you to support the 2017 ASGO ASM.

The ASGO ASM is unique in that our sponsors are considered to be an integral and essential part of the meeting. A tradition of the ASGO meeting is the opportunity for company representatives to be active participants in all aspects of the event, allowing greater access for personal interaction and networking with the 60-80 specialists and sub-specialists.

For more information, and to view our sponsorship prospectus, please click the link below to contact the Conference Secretariat.


Sponsorship Prospectus