IGCA News May 2016
The Esophageal and Gastric Cancer Initiative will be held on June 16-18, 2016, in Lisbon, Portugal by the Grupo de Investigação do Cancro Digestivo (Investigation group of Digestive Cancer), the International Gastric Cancer Association (IGCA) and the American College of Surgeons.
The main program will be focused on the New Trends of multimodal approach to these meaningful upper GI cancers.
The Europe Chapters of the American College of Surgeons will convene in Lisbon for their 1st Meeting. The Europe Fellows of the American College of Surgeons will have the appropriate time and place to discuss their visions to consolidate and to leap forward their common organizational structure.
For more information, please visit its official website at
The Esophageal and Gastric Cancer Initiative
Honorary President: Manuel Sobrinho-Simões
Congress President: Paulo Matos da Costa
Secretary of Congress: Lúcio Lara Santos
Chairman Scientific Committee: Fátima Carneiro
Chairman Advisory Board: Bruno Zilberstein
Chairman Local Committee: Luís Costa
Venue: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
Av. de Berna, 45, Lisbon, Portugal