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The Voice For Breast Surgery in the UK
ABS ~ Association of Breast Surgery

Calendar of Meetings

The ABS includes a calendar of meetings on its website for general information.  It does not represent an endorsement of any of the meetings here.
Breast Reconstruction Surgery Cadaveric Training Day
17 Sep 2014

This course will be held at the University of Glasgow on the 17th September 2014.  It is suitable for all surgical trainees with an interest in Breast Surgery.  

The course will provide hands on experience.  The programme will include:

Skin sparing mastectomy
Implant based breast reconstruction (including device assisted)
Axillary node dissection
Latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction

For further information or to download the registration form please click here 

Or contact Joanne Wollard on 0141 330 2063 or joanne.woollardED@rcpsg.ac.uk


Enhanced Recovery: Sustaining and Extending Improvement & Supporting a
2 Oct 2014

Enhanced Recovery: Sustaining and Extending Improvement and Supporting a 7 day NHS will be held on Thursday 2nd October 2014 at Colmore Gate Conference Centre, Birmingham.

For further information please click here or contact Jayne@healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk or ring 01932 429933

To view the website please click here

ABS members receive a 20% discount on the registration fees


7th Royal Marsden Breast Cancer Meeting
3 Oct 2014

The 7th Annual Royal Marsden Breast Cancer Meeting - Hot Topic in Breast Cancer will be held on the 3rd October 2014 at the Royal College of Physicians, London, NW1 4LE.

The programme includes Dr Monica Morrow from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York.

For further details see the website


ESO-ESSO Masterclass in Breast Cancer Surgery
4 Oct 2014 - 7 Oct 2014

The ESO-ESSO Masterclass in Breast Cancer Surgery will be held from the 4th - 7th October 2014 in Ermatingen, Switzerland.

For further information see www.essoweb.org or www.eso.net


Bristol Breast Ultrasound Course for Surgeons
8 Oct 2014 - 9 Oct 2014

Formerly the Frenchay Breast Ultrasound Course for Surgeons, the course has been renamed following the Breast Unit's move to new facilities at Southmead Hospital in Bristol.

The course is over two days and group size is around 15 - 20 participants. 

For further information contact Dr Mike Shere on 0117 323 7000 or e-mail: mike.shere@nbt.nhs.uk

Also see the course website for further information and course registration details


ORBS 2014
10 Oct 2014 - 11 Oct 2014

ORBS 2014 will be held in Eastwood Hall, Nottingham from the 10th - 11th October.

For further details see the website or contact Joanna Cooper on 0115 9691169 ext 55034 or 59057 or e-mail admin@orbsmeeting.com


Current and Future Applications of Focused Ultrasound
12 Oct 2014 - 16 Oct 2014

Current and Future Applications of Focused Ultrasound 2014, the 4th International Symposium will be held in Washington DC from the 12th to the 16th October 2014.

Topic will include breast tumours and emerging applications.  For further details see the website


Advanced Techniques in Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery
13 Oct 2014 - 14 Oct 2014

International Hands on Course in United States of America (IBOHC) has been formed by a group of surgeons who yearly organise interactive hands on courses with cadaver lab facilities in different cities in the US with the aim to help the betterment of breast reconstruction.

Course in 2014 will be held in Las Vegas on 28th & 29 April 2014 and Orlando on 13th & 14th October 2014.

For further information please visit the IBOHC website.




Keele Leadership Development Programme for Clinicians
14 Oct 2014 - 15 Oct 2014

This two day residential course is suitable for clinicians from all health professions.

For further information please click here or see the website


18th SIS World Congress on Breast Healthcare
16 Oct 2014 - 19 Oct 2014

The 18th SIS World Congress on Breast Healthcare will be held in Orlando Florida from the 16th - 19th October.  

It will discuss the latest research and techniques in breast healthcare and aims to improve the quality of life of those battling with breast cancer and breast related diseases, including epidemiology, prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, nursing, technicians and advocates.

For further details see the website or e-mail sis2014@kenes.com


14th Annual SIOG Conference
23 Oct 2014 - 25 Oct 2014

The International Society of Geriatric Oncology will be holding its 14th Annual Conference in Lisbon from the 23rd - 25th October 2014.

For further details see the website


34th ESSO Congress in partnership with BASO ~ ACS
29 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014

The 34th ESSO Congress will be held in partnership with BASO ~ The Association for Cancer Surgery at the ACC Liverpool from the 29th - 31st October 2014

For further details see the website


ESSO 34 - BASO 2014 Congress
29 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014

The ESSO 34 - BASO 2014 Congress will be held at the ACC Liverpool in October.

The detailed scientific programme is now available to view online and there is also an online searchable programme to filter by track, session type or speaker.

Reduced regular rate registration is available until the 8th September via the website

For further information see www.ecco-org.eu/ESSO34 or contact esso34@ecco-org.eu


Keele Clinical Management and Leadership Course for Surgical Trainees
3 Nov 2014 - 5 Nov 2014

The 3 day Keele course is intended to prepare participants for the transition from training to independent specialist practice at consultant level, introducing them to contemporary concepts of leadership and management, as well as offering insights into the consultant appointment process.

For further details please click here or see the website


2nd Breast Cancer in Young Women Conference
6 Nov 2014 - 7 Nov 2014

The 2nd Breast Cancer in Young Women Conference will be held in Tel Aviv, Israel from the 6th - 7th November 2014.

For further information see the website

To download further information please click here


ADM and Mesh-Assisted Implant Reconstruction Study Day and iBRA Launch Meeting
17 Nov 2014 - 17 Sep 2014

The ADM and Mesh-Assisted Implant Reconstruction Study Day and iBRA Launch Meeting will be held at the Radission Blue Hotel in Birmingham on the 17th November 2014.  

Registration is free. 

To view the programme please click here

For further details see the website or contact ibrastudy@gmail.com


National PROMS Summit 2014
3 Dec 2014

The National PROMS Summit will be held on the 3rd December in London.  The day will discuss using condition specific PROMs to follow up patients.

For further information please see the website or e-mail kerry@hc-uk.org.uk


San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
9 Dec 2014 - 13 Dec 2014

The San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium will be held from the 9th - 13th December in San Antonio, Texas

See the website for further details


Keele Clinical Management and Leadership Course for Surgical Trainees
2 Feb 2015 - 4 Feb 2015

The 3 day Keele course is intended to prepare participants for the transition from training to independent specialist practice at consultant level, introducing them to contemporary concepts of leadership and management, as well as offering insights into the consultant appointment process.

For further details please click here or see the website


Third symposium on primary breast cancer in older women
6 Mar 2015

The Third Symposium on Primary Breast Cancer in Older Women will be held on Friday 6th March 2015 at the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham.

The preliminary programme is now available to download

For further information see the website

Abstract submission is open until the 14th November.  Abstracts should be submitted to f.lake@futuremedicine.com as an attachment.


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