President's Welcome

Welcome to the web-site of the International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC). By representing now 6 Collective Member Societies and surgeons from more than 100 countries, the ISS/SIC has a goal to work for international teaching in surgery, both specialized and general surgery, in developed and developing countries...

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Check out the 5 features papers of the WJS June edition

Dear members, please note that from now on 5 features papers of the World Journal of Surgery will be also published on the ISS/SIC website.

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Become a Member

Be part of the most respected international society in the field surgery. Engage with your colleagues to develop and perform the best treatment to patients possible. Support our efforts making surgery available worldwide.

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Here you find our current newsletters as well as the archive.
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WCS 2017

The World Congress of Surgery WCS (formerly International Surgical Week ISW) will be held as follows:
WCS 2017, Basel, Switzerland
August 13-17, 2017

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The World Journal of Surgery

The World Journal of Surgery (WJS) is the official journal of the ISS/SIC and of the six Collective Member Societies. The World Journal of Surgery keeps you informed on the newest developments and outcomes.

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