Complex Ventral Hernia Repair Virtual Education Series

Join a faculty of experts for a unique series of four events focusing on complex ventral hernia repair (CVHR), including both MIS and open repair techniques. The first event “CVHR: Setting the scene” – aims to define what is “complex”, how guidelines and clinical data can be used to inform treatment algorithms and how multi-disciplinary […]

Obesity in the United Kingdom: Do we need a new approach?

Frank Rifkin Lecture Theatre Mayo Building at Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester

We cordially invite you to participate in the Obesity Awareness and Support in Manchester (OASIS-GB). The devolved healthcare and social care system in Manchester has enabled a concerted effort to address the disparities in healthcare need with the commissioning of NHS services. Addressing obesity is a significant target to improve the health of the Greater […]


IFSO 2021 World Congress

IFSO are pleased to inform you that the Executive Board of IFSO in conjunction with the Congress President, Dr. Natan Zundel, have unanimously decided to postpone the 25th IFSO World Congress in Miami from October 19-23, 2021. These dates are final and won't be changed. Finally a face to face meeting! Rest assured that we will […]

IFSO 2022 – Miami


THANK YOU all very much for your continuous support and participation in IFSO's activities throughout 2020, 2021, and the first months of 2022. The last two years have been a very tough period for all of us. The pandemic has challenged our lives in each and every aspect, but the vaccine has finally brought all of […]