Dear colleagues, We would be very delighted if you could support us with the distribution of the final programme and call for abstracts. We do consider you a very renowned specialist and believe that your association has a remarkable database at one´s disposal. I kindly ask you to attach the programme and a short text (see below) to your upcoming newsletter. Let´s work together and raise the awareness of the 10th Jubilee Congress of the EFR(European Federation for coloRectal cancer) and its outstanding scientific aspiration. ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONEFR 2017 @Vienna! The best abstract - submitted no later than 28.02.2017 - will be awarded with the "Ingeborg Hörhager"-Poster Price with a notation of EUR 1,500.00. The two runner-ups receive EUR 1,000.00 / EUR 500.00 International "Happy Pelvis" Price: submit your abstract no later than 28.02.2017! The best two abstracts submitted for the Happy Pelvis Price will be awarded with a travel grant for the congress of ESSM - European Society for Sexual Medicine each with a notation of EUR 1,000.00 (including registration fee and accommodation). Furthermore you find the scientific programme, which shall be distributed widely, in the attached.In order to create a hyperlink (-> Call for Abstracts) please make use of the following link: https://www.efrcancer.org/abstract-awards/call-for-abstracts/ The organizing team of the EFR looks forward to welcoming you to an inspiring congress in Vienna 2017. Kind regards from Vienna Univ.-Prof. Dr. Béla Teleky Facharzt für Chirurgie und Gefäßchirurgie Professor for General and Vascular Surgery, MD, FRCS, FASCRS Universitätsklinik für Chirurgie Klinische Abteilung für Allgemeinchirurgie University Clinic for Surgery, Department for General Surgery Tel.: +43 (0)1 40400 65660 Fax: +43 (0)1 40400 65660 @bela.teleky@meduniwien.ac.at Ingrid Larisch-Kirchner Sekretariat Secretary Tel.: +43 (0)1 40400 65660 Mobil: +43 (0)664 3832904 Fax: +43 (0)1 40400 65660 @ordination@belateleky.at