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IBHI (Indo British Health Initiative) conducted the Indo-UK HIPEC Meet at MIOT Hospital - Nov 21st & 22nd, 2014. (Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion - HIPEC is an advanced treatment option for some specific cancers in the abdomen. Our doctors have provided this latest HIPEC treatment to more than 10 patients)
Dr. Vikas Mahajan spoke on HIPEC - The Indian Experience
Dr. S. Ayyappan spoke about his experience on the Role of Minimal Access Surgery in Peritoneal Disease.
Dr. S. G. Ramanan gave a talk on Chemotherapy in Peritoneal Tumours - Cost Vs Benefit Ratio.
Dr. C. S. Mani , Dr. S. G. Ramanan and  Dr. M. J. Kani were all invited as faculty in the Radiation Oncology Conference – AROI TN-PY 2014, Kovai Medical Centre, Coimbatore, October 3rd to 5th 2014.

Dr. Vikas Mahajan participated in ASACON 2014, the Silver Jubilee Conference hosted by the Association of Surgeons of Assam - 7th to 9th of November. He demonstrated distal subtotal gastrectomy with D2 dissection .
He also spoke on Total Mesorectal excision in Rectal Cancer

On the 30th of September, Dr. S.G.Ramanan gave a talk on CANCERS IN PREGNANCY at the Clinical Society Meeting of The Obstetric and Gynecological Society of Southern India.

The 28th Annual National Conference of the Indian Association of Surgical Oncology (NATCON-IASO 2014) was hosted by The Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar, Chennai from 18th to 21st of September 2014.
CRRT's doctors actively participated in both, the CME as well as the scientific programs.

At the CME Program in NATCON 2014, Dr. Vikash Mahajan was invited to speak on Cystic Neoplasms of Pancreas and Dr. S. Ayyappan spoke on Nerve-sparing Radical Hysterectomy - Ca Cervix

At the Scientific Sessions in NATCON 2014, Dr. Vikash Mahajan was panelist in 3 discussions - 1. Management of Neuro Endocrine Liver Metastases; 2. Role of Cyto-reductive Nephrectomy in the era of tyrosine kinase inhibitors; 3. Ultra radical Cyto-reductive surgery in Ovarian Cancer.

Our Psycho Oncology team had a poster presentation, the topic being - Quality of life & Distress in Mastectomized Breast Cancer patients.
International Live Operative Workshop in Gynec Oncology, in Bengaluru on the 14th & 15th of September - Dr. S.Ayyappan moderated the live surgery and also judged the poster presentations

The 31st Conference of the Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON) was held in Bhopal from 12th - 14th September, 2014. 
Dr. S.G.Ramanan moderated a session on Breast Cancer on the 12th of September.
He was a panelist in yet another session on Breast Cancer held on the 13th.

Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bengaluru -
NATIONAL LIVE SURGICAL WORKSHOP & CME on CANCER OF ESOPHAGUS - 6th and 7th of September.
Dr. VIKAS MAHAJAN moderated the live workshop on Esophageal Cancer. 
He was a panelist in the discussion on Multidisciplinary approach to Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Esophagus and in Management of Gastro - Esophageal Junction Tumors

The International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies (IFHNOS) held its 5th World Congress at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York from July 26-30, 2014.This historic conference. one of the largest and most informative conference in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology, had experts and leaders from around the globe presenting their work.

Dr. C.S.Mani at IFHNOS

Dr. S. Ayyappan spoke on the topic `Health and Climate change due to Coal as Energy Source' at the CME organised by Huma Specialists Hospital and Research Centre in Chennai, on the 26th of July.
On the 27th, Dr. Ayyappan inaugurated a CME organised by Siddha Medicine in Trichy.

As part of its commitment to education, CRRT, for the 2nd consecutive year, conducted a day-long Orientation program for candidates of DNB and M.Ch from all over India on the 25th of May. This program, SCOPE - 2014 (Surgical Oncology Continuing Orientation Program for Exam-going graduates) was conducted by CRRT at Royapettah Government hospital in which 34 doctors pursuing super specialty in Surgical Oncology participated. Their expertise and skills were further honed by 10 senior Oncology Specialists.

Dr. S.G.Ramanan was faculty at the CME conducted by the Trichy Renal Sciences Club on the 18th of May. He spoke on Management of Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.

Dr. S. G. Ramanan moderated a program on Neo adjuvant Treatment of Breast Cancer on the 2th of May in Chennai.