Breast Surgery International (BSI) is a society of surgeons from all across the globe, who devote majority of their practice and efforts to patients with breast diseases - malignant and benign.
Breast Surgery International is dedicated and committed to the advancement of the science and art of breast surgery and maintenance of high standards in practice of breast surgery. An area of emphasis for the society is towards Developing quality breast cancer care in the Developing countries.
Breast Surgery International is a Collective Member Society of the International Society of Surgery/Société Internationale de Chirurgie (ISS/SIC) http://www.iss-sic.com.
The membership of the society is restricted to surgeons of high professional standing certified to practice surgery in their respective countries and who devote majority of time in practice and development of breast surgery and pursue research in various aspects of breast diseases.
Poland, Krakow, 11-15 August 2019
Abstract submission is open!
BSI is offering eight travel scholarships for young surgeons from low and middle income countries (http://data.worldbank.org/income-level/low-and-middle-income). The applicant must be aged 40 years and below on 13 August 2019. The candidate must submit an abstract either as an oral or poster presentation at the World Congress of Surgery WCS 2019. Successful candidates are required to present an interesting case of their choosing on 15.08.2019 in the "Stump the Experts" session. Successful candidates are also encouraged to submit a full paper on their abstract to World Journal of Surgery. Members of BSI will be given priority, although membership is not a requirement it is encouraged. The successful candidate will be given USD 1'000.00, and free entry to one of the preconference workshops on 11 August 2019, as well as the BSI dinner on 13 August 2019. The registration fee is not included in the award.
Interested candidates please apply to the Secretary of BSI, Prof Owen Ung (firstname.lastname@example.org). Applications must be submitted by January 18, 2019.
Notification of the award to the applicant will be given by March 31, 2019.