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International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS) 2018: Meeting report

Published:October 27, 2018DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2018.10.020
      The 17th Biennial Meeting of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS 2018) was held September 14–16, 2018 in collaboration with the Japan Society of Gynecologic Oncology in the beautiful city of Kyoto, Japan. IGCS President Michael Quinn and Japan SGO (JSGO) President Aikou Okamoto, in conjunction with Scientific Program Chair Keiichi Fujiwara and Organizing Program Chair Ikuo Konishi, presented an outstanding program. Dr. Agnes Binagwaho from Rwanda served as the presidential speaker. IGCS awards were presented to Henry Kitchener, MD (UK) for lifetime achievement, Peter Heintz, MD, PhD (Netherlands) for excellence in teaching, Ted Trimble, MD, MPH (US) and Agnes Binagwaho, MD, PhD (Rwanda) for Community Advancement in Resource-Limited Settings.
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