The SHINGO FUJII YOUNG DOCTORS SUMMIT (YDS) is a one day session held the day before the IGCS Biennial Meeting with the goal to bring together "early career" doctors worldwide for a day of education and networking. The Summit was first offered in 2012 with a very generous donation from IGCS Past President, Prof. Shingo Fujii (Japan). Due to its success, the Summit was offered in 2014 and 2016 and is again being offered at the 2018 Biennial Meeting in Kyoto, Japan.
IGCS is determined to continue Prof. Fujii's vision to provide "young" doctors with this unique opportunity to network and build relat ionships with their peers from around the globe. Registration is free and is limited to 200 delegates to maintain an intimate setting. All attendees must be registered for the 2018 Biennial Meeting
Dr. Donal Brennan (Ireland) ,Dr. Ane GZ Erikson (Norway) and Prof. Noriomi Matsumura (Japan) are the Course Directors. Final program YDS Kyoto for website PDF version.pdf
The full program schedule and speakers can be viewed here
Please follow the 2 easy steps below in order to be considered for the YDS session:
Step 1: Register and pay for the IGCS 2018 Meeting (200 seats available: 100 from IGCS and 100 from JSGO)
Step 2: Register to YDS program via the IGCS website or visit the JSGO website