On behalf of the
IOPBS-WCI 2018 organizing committee we are delighted to welcome you to the 7th International Oncoplastic
Breast Surgery Symposium (IOPBS) in conjunction with the 16th Women’s Cancer
Intitiative-Tata Memorial Hospital(WCI-TMH) Conference to be held at the Holiday Inn Resort in Goa, India from 26-28 October 2018.
We guarantee an
intellectual conference amidst a background of cultural feast and scenery of
Goa. WCI-TMH is a non-governmental organization established in 2003 at Tata
Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. It aims to support patients with breast and
gynaecological cancers and foster continuing education in these treatment
disciplines. This is also the 7th IOPBS congress with the first two
meetings having been held to Daegu, Korea followed by Tokyo, Japan; Taipe,
Taiwan; Guangzhou, China and Bangkok, Thailand.
The theme of the meeting
is “Aesthetics Complementing Oncology”.
The scientific program of IOPBS is being designed to include all aspects of
breast cancer surgery with special emphasis on oncoplastic surgery and breast
reconstruction. Many eminent international and national thought leaders will be
gracing the congress and share their experiences and expertise with the
delegates. This state-of-art multidisciplinary symposium in addition to
addressing breast aesthetic, oncolplastic and reconstructive surgery, will also
discuss advances and controversies in imaging, pathology, radiation, and
systemic therapies in breast cancer.
Goa is known as the “Pearl of the Orient” and a “Tourist Paradise”, and is located on
the western coast of India in the coastal belt known as Konkan. We are sure
that the Goan food and festivities will add to the color and flavor of the
meeting and will help to make the conference a success with your active
With warm wishes we
welcome you to Goa!
Vani Parmar Vinaykant
ShankhdharOrganizing Chair Organizing
SecretaryIOPBS and WCI-TMH 2018 IOPBS
and WCI-TMH 2018