Welcome Message

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We, in Singapore, are honoured to host the 23rd Annual Congress of the Association of the Thoracic and cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia (ATCSA) and are delighted to invite you for the congress. It will be held from the 10-13 October 2013 at the Raffles City Convention Centre Singapore.

The ATCSA Congress is currently Asia's premier conference on the science and the management of the thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. The committee is entrusted to put together programme on the advance knowledge and cutting edge of the most prevalent topics. It will be a place for you to keep abreast of current and future developments in our field. This view would not be complete without the contributions of the healthcare industry. A technical exhibition and industry sponsored sessions will continue to break new ground in terms of quality education.

Last, but not least, we are also convinced that each if you will find something uniquely inspiring during your short stay with us in our beautiful island.

Please mark your calendar and look out for our website www.atcsa2013.com which will provide the latest updates on the scientific and social programme awaiting or you in Singapore in 2013.

Dr TONG Ming Chuan
Organising Committee

Singapore Cardiac Society College of Surgeons Singapore Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau Yours Singapore The Meeting Lab