2017 BSSO Observership

Maheswaran Satishkumar, MBBS has been selected for the 2017 BSSO Observership





SSO members were offered the opportunity by the Brazilian Society of Surgical Oncology (BSSO) to apply for a visiting observership in Brazil. Many excellent and competitive applications were received and Maheswaran Satishkumar, MBBS, MCh, Senior Resident in Surgical Oncology at the Centre for Oncology, Government Roy Apettah Hospital in Tamilnadu, India was selected as the recipient of the observership.

Dr. Satishkumar will have the opportunity to attend the XIII Brazilian Congress of Surgical Oncology in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from October 25-28, 2017. Dr. Satishkumar will then visit one pre-eminent Brazilian Surgical Oncology Institution for two weeks and observe procedures following the meeting.

The BSSO will provide Dr. Satishkumar with a stipend to assist with travel and accommodation costs during the duration of the observership.

The SSO congratulates Dr. Satishkumar!