15 - 16 May 2017

ABS Conference 2017

We look forward to welcoming you to the newly redeveloped Belfast Waterfront for the ABS Conference on 15th & 16th May 2017.

You can download a copy of the provisional programme for the ABS Conference 2017 by clicking here. 

In order to register for the conference please complete the registation form attached to the provisional programme and return this to the ABS office. You can process a payment for your registration fees by cheque or BACS transfer; for more information please contact Jackie Spencer at jackiespencersmith@absgbi.org.uk or on 0207 869 6853.

You can also register for the ABS Conference 2017 via the online registration portal here. When registering online you will be required to process a debit/credit card payment.

ABS members will need their membership number to register at the member rate; please contact the ABS office if you do not know your membership number. Delegates are encouraged to register before 22nd April 2017 in order to secure the Early Bird rate. 

Please note that invoices cannot be issued by the ABS; delegates should either arrange pre-payment locally or seek reimbursement from their Trust.


Confirmed international speakers include:

Dr Mark Clemens, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA

Dr Alberto Rancati, Instituto Oncologico Henry Moore, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Mr Jaume Masia, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain


Invited lectures:

British Journal of Surgery (BJS) Lecture: Are benign breast changes truly benign?

Dr Amy Degnim, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA

European Journal of Surgical Oncology (EJSO) Lecture: Evolving concepts of risk in prosthetic breast reconstruction

Dr John Kim, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, USA


If you have any questions about the conference or registration please contact Jackie Spencer on 020 7869 6853 or email jackiespencersmith@absgbi.org.uk