Organizers

Organisation
The International Surgical Week ISW 2022 - the World's Congress of Surgery is the 49th congress of the International Society of Surgery ISS/SIC and the congress of the Integrated Societies (IAES, IATSIC, IASMEN, BSI, ISDS and ASAP), and the Participating Societies.
Congress Presidents

John G. Hunter, US, Congress President

Albert Tuchmann, AT, National Congress President

Scientific Program Committees
International Society of Surgery / Société Internationale de Chirurgie (ISS/SIC) - Council
 

John G. Hunter, US, President ISS/SIC

Cheng Har Yip, MY, President elect ISS/SIC

Andrew G. Hill, NZ, Immediate Past President ISS/SIC

Kenneth D. Boffard, ZA, Secretary-General ISS/SIC

Gerard M. Doherty, US, General Treasurer ISS/SIC

Hisham Abdullah, MY, Councilor

Italo Braghetto, CL, Councilor

Hiroyuki Konno, JP, Councilor

Albert Tuchmann, AT, Councilor

Akira Miyauchi, JP, IAES Representative

Scott D'Amours, AU, IATSIC Representative

Anders Thorell, NO, IASMEN Representative

 
 
 
 

Gaurav Agarwal, IN, BSI Representative

Alessandro Fichera, US, ISDS Representative

Russell L. Gruen, AU, ASAP Representative

Julie Ann Sosa, US, Editor in Chief WJS ex-officio

Michael G. Sarr, US, ISS Foundation ex-officio

Organizing Societies

Integrated Societies of ISS/SIC and their Program Representatives

 

IAES                   The International Association of Endocrine Surgeons

                            Janice L. Pasieka, Canada / Akira Miyauchi, Japan / Bruno Niederle, Austria

                            www.iaes-endocrine-surgeons.com

 

IATSIC               The International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care

                            Christine Gaarder, Norway / Scott K. D’Amours, Australia / Selman Uranues, Austria

                            www.iatsic.org

 

IASMEN             The International Association for Surgical Metabolism and Nutrition

                            Ho-Seong Han, South Korea / Anders Thorell, Sweden

                            www.iasmen.org

 

BSI                     Breast Surgery International

                            Jean-François Boileau, Canada / Gaurav Agarwal, India

                            www.bsisurgery.org

 

ISDS                   International Society for Digestive Surgery

                            Alessandro Fichera, USA / Jamie Murphy, UK / Albert Tuchmann, Austria

                            www.cicd-isds.org

 

ASAP                 Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence

                            Russell L. Gruen, Australia

                            www.asaptoday.org

 

 

Participating Societies ISW 2022

and their Representatives in the Program Committee of ISW 2022

 

APIMSF             The Ambroise Paré International Military Surgery Forum

                            Kosala Somaratne, Sri Lanka / Zvonimir Lovric, Croatia / Norman M. Rich, USA

                            www.apimsf.org

 

AWS                   Association of Women Surgeons

                            Christine Laronga, USA / Chantal Reyna, USA

                            www.womensurgeons.org

 

FELAC               Federación Latinoamericana de Cirugía

                            Italo Braghetto, Chile / Samuel Shuchleib, Mexico / Natan Zundel, Colombia

                            www.felacred.org

 

IASSS                International Association of Student Surgical Societies

                            Jomarie Weyers, South Africa / Sulé Burger, South Africa

                            http://www.iasss.org

 

ISBI                    International Society for Burn Injuries

                            David N. Herndon, USA / David G. Greenhalgh, USA

                            www.worldburn.org