Seeding Tomorrow’s Hopes, today.

Today we sow the seeds, from which are born the dreams of a new, malaise free world and the hopes of relief for the tormented.

Welcome to the IASO National Conference 2018.

Kerala Association of Surgical Oncologists(KASO) in association with Regional Cancer Centre(RCC) proudly announces the IASO National Conference 2018 at Hotel Uday Samudra Trivandrum from September 20 to September 23, 2018.

Surgical Oncology has evolved from radical surgeries to extended radical surgeries and then with the introduction of adjuvant therapies, has now become more and more conservative and organ preservative like breast conservation, minimal access surgery, micro vascular reconstruction, limb preserving surgery, robotic surgery and others. With the advances in all fields of oncology, the present era now has humane treatment methodology tailor made to suit every patient.

The conference aims at bringing in the best practices from distant lands, and to extend indigenous expertise and findings to other areas. The Scientific programme will comprise of a generous mix of orations, master videos, research presentations, satellite symposia, panel discussions, poster presentations among others. Renowned experts from the country and across the Globe will give their deliberations.

Any gathering without cultural intermissions would be a dull affair. Fun filled evenings with the various cultural programs from Kerala would bring the artistic excellence to fore. With the Kovalam beach hardly 15 meters away, this promises to be one conference with an unbeatable ambience.
Dr. Iqbal M. Ahamed
Organizing Chairman

Dr. Chandramohan K
Organizing Secretary


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