XIV Cuban Congress of Surgery

Congreso Cubano de Cirugia
Monday, 07 October 2019 to Thursday, 10 October 2019

Announcement

Dear colleagues:

The Cuban Society of Surgery is pleased to announce the celebration of the XIV Cuban Congress of Surgery, dedicated to professors Benito Saínz Menéndez, Manuel Fuentes Rodríguez, Roberto Méndez Catasús and Rómulo Soler Vaillant, which will take place from October 7 to 10, 2019, at the Convention Center of Havana, Cuba.

We aspire that the topics that make up the scientific program allow an important exchange of experiences, reflections and knowledge, achieving a space of analysis of great value and depth, capable of satisfying your expectations.

It will be a pleasure to have your respectable participation, which will undoubtedly enrich the debates and will lead to a fruitful meeting that will contribute to further strengthen our relations of friendship and collaboration.

Havana, just when it celebrates 500 years of existence, with its hospitality and cultural diversity, will be encumbered with its presence; we are convinced that you will enjoy the attractive social program and the incomparable tourist offers that we will put at your disposal. Welcome.

Dr.C Manuel Cepero Nogueira

President of the Organizing Committee and the Cuban Society of Surgery

Organizers

  • Cuban Society of Surgery
  • Palace of Conventions of Havana

Sponsors

  • Cuban Society of Surgery
  • Ministry of Public Health
  • Medical-Surgical Research Center
  • Pan American Health Organization (PAHO / WHO)
  • National Council of Scientific Societies of Health
  • University of Medical Sciences of Havana
  • Erbe; Karl Storz; B. Braun; Bioline

Organizing Committee

Presidents of Honor

  • Dr. José Ramón Machado Ventura
  • Dr. Roberto Tomás Morales Ojeda
  • Dr. José Ángel Portal Miranda

President of the conference

  • Dr. Manuel Cepero Nogueira

Vice president

  • Dr. Simeón Antonio Collera Rodríguez

Executive Secretaries

  • Dr. Armando Leal Mursulí
  • Dr. Juan Carlos García Sierra

Treasurer

  • Dr. Carlos Díaz Mayo

International relations

  • Dr. Eduardo José Molina Fernández
  • Dr. Julio Díaz Mesa
  • Dr. Roberto Méndez Catasús
  • Dr. Martha Esther Larrea Fabra
  • Dr. Norberto Garcia Mesa

Disclosure and advertising

  • Dr. Juan Carlos García Sierra
  • Dr. Carlos Alberto Romero Díaz

Transportation

  • Dr. Juan Antonio Castellanos González
  • Dr. Roberto Luis Piña Prieto

Accounting and Finance

  • Mrs. Mayra Llerena Núñez
  • Mr. Guillermo Molina Díaz

Professional Congress Organizer

  • Lic. Ángel Salabarría Lay

Main Themes

  • Thyroid and parathyroid.
  • Lung and mediastinum.
  • Esophagus and esophagogastric junction.
  • Stomach and duodenum.
  • Small intestine, colon and rectum.
  • Liver, biliary tract, pancreas and spleen.
  • Abdomen acute.
  • Trauma.
  • Hernias.
  • Mamas.
  • Infections in surgery.
  • Advances in oncology.
  • Surgery for the elderly.
  • Ambulatory surgery.
  • Technological advances in surgery.
  • Nutrition in surgery.
  • Medical education.
  • Medical ethics.
  • Research in Surgery.
  • Bariatric Surgery.
  • Trasplant.
  • Others.

Pre-Congress Courses

  • Trauma.
  • Hernia.
  • Hepatic Surgery.
  • Thoracic Surgery.
  • Oncologic surgery.
  • Minimally Access Surgery.
  • Breast Disease Surgery.

Registration fee

  • Foreign delegates: CUC 300.00
  • Companions: CUC 60.00
  • Pre-Congress courses: CUC 50.00

General program

Monday, October 7

Morning and afternoon

  • Accreditation at the Havana Convention Center
  • Precongress courses in Health Institutions of Havana

Tuesday, October 8

Morning

  • Inauguration of the congress
  • Work sessions

Afternoon

  • Work sessions

Wednesday, October 9

Morning and afternoon

  • Work sessions

4:00 pm

  • General Board of Associates

Thursday, October 10

Morning

  • Work sessions

Afternoon

  • Closing of the congress

3:00 pm

  • Farewell activity

Scientific Program

It includes lectures and lectures on special topics, which will be given by invited personalities and the presentation of free oral themes (organized in thematic sessions), static (posters) and dynamic (videos). Renowned Cuban professionals will give pre-congress courses, using as educational scenarios Institutions of the National Health System.

Paquete Turístico

Tourist Package

Cubazul Tour & Travel has designed a tour package that includes:

  • Daily accommodation with breakfast included.
  • Transfer Airport – Hotel – Airport.
  • Transfer to the work sessions (except Palco Hotel).
  • Guide service.
  • Personalized assistance.
Hotel Double Single
Hotel Palco 4* CUC 90.00 CUC 105.00
Hotel Comodoro 4* CUC 80.00 CUC 100.00
Hotel H-10 Panorama 4* CUC 120.00 CUC 155.00
Hotel Melia Habana 5* CUC 140.00 CUC 200.00
Hotel Neptuno 3* CUC 65.00 CUC 80.00
Hotel Vedado 3* CUC 65.00 CUC 85.00

(*) Prices expressed by Pax per night.

Palacio de las Convenciones de La Habana

Calle 146 e/ 11 y 13. Reparto Cubanacán
Playa , La Habana
Cuba
23° 5' 17.61" N, 82° 27' 19.2672" W
La Habana CU

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