International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
The IHPBA World Congress offers a significant opportunity to gain professional experience and knowledge in the Hepato Pancreato Biliary field. A comprehensive scientific programme includes symposia, keynote lectures, abstract presentations and video symposia. Abstracts are invited from HPB surgeons worldwide.
The exhibition and social functions provide many opportunities to network and exchange ideas with fellow professionals and friends.
Congress Legacy: IHPBA has now made a commitment to effect meaningful and long-lasting change which reflects IHPBA’s vision, mission and goals in the regions or continents where congresses are hosted. Read more here
Please see below a list of upcoming World Congresses:
16th World Congress - Cape Town, South Africa
15 - 18 May 2024
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Visit the congress website: www.ihpba2024.org
17th World Congress - Singapore
26 - 31 October 2026
18th World Congress - Vancouver, Canada
2028 - Exact dates to be confirmed.
15th World Congress - New York, USA
30 March - 2 April 2022
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IHPBA 2020 - Virtual Congress
27 - 29 November 2020
Please read the news item here
View the congress website
13th World Congress - Geneva, Switzerland
4 - 7 September 2018
Chairman: Pierre-Alain Clavien
Thank you to all who participated.
Congress photos and content capture of sessions in rooms A, B & C are now available on myHPB.
12th World Congress - Sao Paulo, Brazil
April 20 - 23, 2016
Chairman : Luiz Augusto Carneiro D'Albuquerque
Phone: +55-11-5081 7028
Click here for the 2016 world congress archive pages, including photos and videos
Click here for the Scientific Programme
Click here for the programme of the IHPBA State-of-the-Art Conference on Minimally Invasive Pancreatic Resection
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6 Reasons to Submit an Abstract - Deadline Approaching Newsletter (July 2015)
IHPBA State of the Art Conference on Minimally Invasive Pancreatic Resection
Sheraton WTC Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 20, 2016
Co-directors: Dr David Kooby and Dr Charles Vollmer
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A State of the Art conference will take place on Wednesday 20th April 2016, immediately prior to the 12th IHPBA World Congress in Sao Paulo. Further information is available on the World Congress 2016 website here.
11th World Congress - Seoul, Korea
March 22 - 27, 2014
Congress President: Prof. Sung-Gyu Lee
Click here for the 2014 World Congress website, including the scientific programme
For more information please see our archive page
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