External Meetings & Events

Perioperative Care Congress - Rescheduled for November 12-14, 2021

Perioperative Care Congress

November 12-14, 2021 | Toronto, ON

Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel

If you want to upgrade your knowledge and impact your practice, then mark your calendar to attend the only multi-disciplinary conference dedicated to perioperative medicine in Canada. Anesthesiologists, general internists and medicine sub-specialists, nursing, rehabilitation specialists and surgeons will come together Nov. 6-8, 2020 in Toronto to share ideas, debate and learn about leading edge clinical practices to improve perioperative short, intermediate, and long-term outcomes. Please visit www.periopcongress.org for more information.

Toronto Refresher - June 11-12, 2021

  • 46th Annual Toronto Thoracic Surgery Refresher Conference – SAVE THE DATE
  • June 11-12, 2021
  • Windsor Arms Hotel, 18 St. Thomas Street, Toronto
General Thoracic Surgery Club Annual Meeting - March 12-15, 2020 - Postponed

33rd GENERAL THORACIC SURGICAL CLUB ANNUAL MEETING

The GTSC Annual Meeting is the place to learn about the latest research across specialties in general thoracic surgery. It is an opportunity for you to have one-on-one discussions with experts in the field and connect with your peers. During the Movie Night, Superbowl of X-Rays and invited lectures Candidate, Associate and Senior members of various backgrounds teach about the most current and ground-breaking developments in the field. The 33rd Annual Meeting will be held at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort in Tucson, AZ on March  12-15, 2020.

Feel the stress melt away under the Arizona sun at El Conquistador Tucson, A Hilton Resort. Lush desert terrain, tropical drinks and southwestern décor welcome your arrival to the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains. Bask in the southwestern sun with a game of tennis or golf and then cool down in the pool. Enjoy miles of equestrian, birding and hiking trails at Catalina State Park and Coronado National Forest. We look forward to welcoming you to the 33rd Annual GTSC Meeting in Tuscon!

Upcoming Deadlines


Updates:

Call for Abstracts

Do not miss your chance to submit an abstract for the GTSC 33rd Annual Meeting to be held March 12-15, 2020 at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort in Tucson, AZ.The submission deadline is Friday, December 6, 2019 at 11:59 PM CST. Acceptance/Rejection notifications will be sent by January 10, 2020. Please review the abstract submission guidelines in detail prior to submitting your abstract(s). Meeting registration, travel and hotel accommodations are the responsibility of the Presenter.

Movie Night Submissions

We are accepting movies for its “Movie Night” to be held on Friday, March 13, 2020 during the33rd Annual Meeting at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort in Tucson, AZ. The submission deadline is Friday, December 6, 2019 at 11:59 PM CST. Acceptance/Rejection notifications will be sent by January 10, 2020. If accepted, all presenters are required by the Club, in accordance with ACCME and FDA regulations, to disclose any financial or non-renumerative interest.

Scholarship Applications

Letters of nomination for The Peter C. Pairolero Scholarship and The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Scholarship are now being accepted.The submission deadline is Friday, December 20, 2019.The Executive Committee will review all letters of nomination and make their decision by January 10, 2020.

The Peter C. Pairolero Scholarship is granted to those interested in general thoracic surgery including medical students, general surgery residents and medical students. The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Scholarships are awarded based on top rated abstract scores.

The scholarship covers accommodations at the El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort (three nights room and tax only), registration fee and reimbursement of up to $750 for travel expenses.

Please include a letter of nomination along with the applicant’s curriculum vitae when completing the application.

Please contact the GTSC Executive Office at info@gtsc.org, or 952-646-2048 with questions.

Society of Thoracic Surgeons Annual Meeting - Jan 25-28, 2020
STS/CATS Course: Surgery for Advanced Stage Cancer - Jan 26, 2020

STS/CATS Course: Surgery for Advanced Stage Cancer

Our joint course at the 2020 STS Annual Meeting (January 25-28 in New Orleans):

STS/CATS: Surgery for Advanced Stage Cancer – When Is Out of Bounds Not Out of Bounds?
Sunday, January 26 · 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Upper Gastro-Intestinal Cancers - October 19, 2019

Event is complete.  For more information and details, please visit https://mcgill.ca/thoracic/symposium