47th World Congress of Surgery of the International Society of Surgery (ISS

The 47th World Congress of Surgery of the International Society of Surgery (ISS)  will take place August 13-17 in Basel, Switzerland

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2016 ASAP Annual Meeting

The 2016 ASAP Annual Meeting with be held in collaboration with the COSECSA Scientific Conference on December 8th and 9th, 2016 in Mombasa, Kenya,

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Global Surgery 2030

A collective call for equity and integration in the provision of surgical and anaesthesia care


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December 3-5, 2014
  –  College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa meeting (COSECSA), Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


December 10-11, 2014  –  G4 Alliance Executive Board Meeting, Association of Anesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI), London, UK


January 16, 2015  –  UN Stakeholder Preparatory Forum, New York


January 19-21, 2015  –  UN Intergovernmental Negotiation Sessions, New York


January 26 – February 3, 2015  –  136th session of the WHO Executive Board, Geneva, Switzerland


February 4, 2015  –  Congressional Global Health Caucus Briefing, Washington, DC


February 5, 2015  –  Launch of the Disease Control Priorities 3 Report: Essential Surgery Chapter, Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas, Nevada


February 9-12  –  Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Implementation meetings, Bellagio Italy


March 1-7, 2015  –  West African College of Surgeons Meeting, Abidjan, Cotes d’Ivoire

Pan African Association of Surgeons, Abidjan, Cotes d’Ivoire


March 26-28  –  Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH), Washington DC, USA


April 9-11  –  Extreme Affordability Conference, University of Utah Center for Global Surgery, Salt Lake City, UT, USA


April 27-28, 2015  –  Launch of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Report, Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK


May 5-8   –  Royal Australasian College of Surgeons meeting, Perth, Australia Presume there is also a Bethune Round Table


May 6-7, 2015  –  Launch of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery Report, Boston, MA


May 17-18, 2015  –  G4 Alliance Board Meeting and Committee Meetings, Geneva, Switzerland


May 18-26, 2015  –  68th World Health Assembly, Geneva, Switzerland


May 20, 2015  –  G4 Alliance Launch Event, Geneva, Switzerland


June 5-7  –  Bethune Roundtable, “Meeting Local Needs: Socially Accountable Surgical Care”, University of Calgary Centre for Global Surgery, Calgary Canada


August 23 – 27  –  World Congress of Surgery (International Society of Surgery), Bangkok Thailand

Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence (ASAP), International (IATSIC)


September 15-28, 2015  –  70th Session of the UN General Assembly, New York October 4-9, 2015


October 4-9, 2015  –  FIGO World Congress, Vancouver, BC


December 5-6, 2015  –  College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa AGM & Conference, Malawi