Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC), Bali, Indonesia
Asia PacificHernia Society
Hernia Surgery : Black and White
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Extended Abstract Submission until August 15th, 2019

APHS Bali 2019
Various topics in Hernia and abdominal wall surgeries along with its complication will be presented, shared and discussed by panel of experts consisted of international and national faculties in innovative yet inspiring format such as debate sessions, panel of experts, how do I do it, etc. Live surgeries broadcasted live from operating room in Indonesia, China, India Singapore and Thailand will surely lift the quality of scientific program to highest level
Organized by :

The Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
The Indonesian Hernia Society (IHS)

Co-organized By :

The International Endohernia Society (IEHS)
International Journal of Abdominal Wall and Hernia Surgery

Welcome Message

Colleagues and friends,

We are truly honor and happy to announce that The 15th Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS) Conference will be held on October 3rd to 5th 2019 in the island of gods, Bali, Indonesia.  The theme chosen for this meeting is Hernia Surgery: Black and White

This important meeting in Hernia World is jointly organized by Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS) and Indonesian Hernia Society (IHS). It is also proudly co-organized by International Endohernia Society (IEHS) and International Journal of Abdominal Wall and Hernia Surgery. It is a coincidence that it will be exactly 10 years ago back in October 2009, the 5th APHS has been successfully held in Bali, Indonesia. For those who attended the 5th APHS we hope you still remember this memorable meeting held in one of the most beautiful spot in the world.

With the support from almost 100 faculties from 25 countries, the 15th APHS will have a high scientific contains, covering various aspects in Hernia Surgery and Management. The role of robotic, artificial intelligence, new discovery, research and many more inspiring topics and lectures. The detail scientific program is now ready for viewing and download. We have also received more than 150 papers that will be also presented during the meeting.

Aside from the conference, we would like to also highlight the live surgery broadcast from five countries on 3rd October 2019 (free of charge for participant) and following workshops: Medical Writing, Master Class – Inguinal and Ventral Hernia Repair, Pediatric Hernia Surgery and Rectus Diastasis. The APHS will also organize the APHS Hernia Essentials Convocation Ceremony, the detail information and form will be available at the website.

We guarantee that you will have a marvelous time to enjoy Bali. The Cultural Gala Dinner that will be held on the evening of 4th October, will feature unique Balinese Performances, choreographed with the touch of contemporary art and music. Great entertainment, great food and amongst great friends.

Indonesia and Bali progress significantly in this past ten years. With the new international airport (DPS) and the sea side toll road it will takes you only 10 minutes’ drive from airport to the conference venue Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center (BNDCC), Nusa Dua. BNDCC and Nusa Dua area is the place where world leaders meet. Many international events were held there including the recent IMF Annual Meeting in October 2019. Another great news is that since 2016 Indonesian government has granted 169 countries for tourist free visa. Please check the conference website for more details information.

Please do not hesitate to contact us through following email for questions or inquiries.

Last but not least, book your flight and see you soon in Bali…

With warmest regards,

Important Dates
  • Deadline for Early Bird Registration : August 1st, 2019
  • Deadline for Abstracts Submission : August 15th, 2019
  • Deadline for Hotel Reservation : July 30th, 2019
  • Opening Ceremony : October 4th, 2019
  • Symposium : October 4th, 2019
  • Free Paper : October 4th – 5th, 2019
  • Live Surgery Workshop (free for participants) : October 3rd, 2019
  • Exhibition Show Days : October 3rd – 5th, 2019
  • Closing Ceremony : October 5th, 2019

Online registration has been open, get the special price up yo July 31st, 2019

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