This medical congress is being held in conjunction with the Association of Surgeons of South Africa (ASSA) the South African Gastroenterology Society (SAGES), the Vascular Association of Southern Africa (VASSA), the South African Society for Endoscopic Surgery (SASES), the Trauma Society of South Africa and the South African Gastrointestinal Nurses Society (SAGINS). The Breast Interest Group (BIGOSA) and the Hernia Interest Group (HIG) have also contributed valuable sessions. The Hepatobiliary Society of South Africa (HPBASA) paired with the International Association of Pancreatology which adds a valued international weight to the program.
Focus will center on the broadening scope and specialisation of the practice of general surgery in South Africa, and in addition, the congress will host a number of world renowned international and local speakers. Medical practitioners in any of the above disciplines are able to attend this event as the topics are broad and varied and the content will provide something for everyone. Attendees can expect a welcome function, congress dinner and a speaker’s dinner.
Start date: 16 August 2019
End date: 20 August 2019
Opening & closing times: 7:30am – 7:30pm (16 August 2019), 6:45am – 7:30pm (17 August 2019), 6:45am – 6pm (18 August 2019), 7:30am – 5:30pm (19 August 2019), 7:30am – 5pm (20 August 2019)
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Tel: +27 (0)41 374 5654
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Event hashtag: @iap2019