Dear Friends & Colleagues,
On behalf of the organizing committee, we welcome you to the 8th World Symposium for Lymphedema surgery, which will be held in Taiwan at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan from 25th to 27th of April 2019. Over the last 7 years, the symposium has been hosted across three countries, Barcelona (Spain), Taoyuan (Taiwan), and Chicago, Illinois (US) and each year the committee and its members have diligently taken on the organizational challenges required to make this global educational collaboration a reality. We would like to sincerely thank everyone, including the contributors, organizing committees and all participants who made our past symposiums possible. Once again, we have invited the world’s foremost experts in the field of lymphedema surgery to present their latest ideas and innovations.
We are pleased to invite you to submit abstracts for the 8th World Symposium of Lymphedema Surgery. The deadline to submit an abstract for consideration has been extended to February 28, 2019. You will be notified of your acceptance by March 15, 2019.
Accepted Abstracts will be in the following three categories: oral presentations, video presentations, and poster presentations. Accepted abstracts will have a chance to be selected and published in a supplement to the Journal of Surgical Oncology.