2022 International Surgical Week

SAVE THE DATES: The World Congress of Surgery’s International Surgical Week will be held in Vienna, Austria from August 15-18, 2022. For details, registration, and program information, visit www.isw2022.org.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN: The abstract submissions are now open and will close on February 28, 2022. Details here!


ACS Lecture at the International Society of Surgery’s Biennial World Congress of Surgery

This lecture recognizes the significant contributions of the American College of Surgeons towards advancing surgical care internationally. The lecture features an ACS member, renowned for their leadership in efforts to transform the delivery of surgical care across the world, who will speak on an interesting and timely topic of international significance.

Past ACS Lecturers at ISS WCS:

48th World Congress of Surgery (WCS) 2019, 11-15 August 2019, Krakow Poland
Hilary Sanfey, MB BCh, MHPE, FACS, FRCSI, FRCSEd(Hon)

47th World Congress of Surgery (WCS) 2017, 13-17 August 2017, Basel Switzerland
Professor Stephen A. Deane, MBBS, FRACS, FRCSC, FACS, FRCSEd, FRCSThailand(hon) of Newcastle, Australia