About ABS Events

The Association of Breast Surgery has a diverse programme of events.

Trainees Meeting

The ABS Trainees Meeting is an annual event held at the Glasgow Royal Infirmary.

Registration is now open for this year's meeting, which will be held on the 22nd & 23rd June 2017. This year's programme includes sessions on Diagnosis and Staging, Breast Radiotherapy and Breast Surgery. 

Please click here to find out more about the event, download the programme or register online. Discounted registration fees are available for ABS/Mammary Fold members.


UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium

The first UK Interdisciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium exploring the latest advances in research and treatments will take place in January 2018 at Manchester Central. 

The event will include national and international keynote speakers, plenary sessions, mini symposia, workshops, free oral communications and poster presentations. Please visit the Calendar of Events to download the flyer.

Please note that the ABS will not be running its annual MDT Meeting in 2018. 

ABS Conference

The ABS Conference is held annually and is a two day multidisciplinary, scientific conference.

In 2017 the ABS Conference was held at the newly redeveloped Belfast Waterfront on the 15th & 16th May. The programme included a diverse range of sessions and both national and international speakers. Webcasts of the presentations, posters and a photo gallery will be available on the Previous Meetings page in due course.