18th Biennial International Congress on Anterior Segment Diseases and Surgery

We are looking forward to the 2019 congress, which will be held in July / August at the Sandton Convention Centre, Sandton, Johannesburg South Africa.

Post Congress Tour: Big 5 wildlife Safari (Rates available in February 2018)
Venue: Sandton Convention Centre

Watch this space!

  • Final dates will be published September 2017
  • Abstract submissions open February 2018
  • Registrations open February 2018
  • Exhibition bookings open February 2018
  • Congress Tour bookings open February 2018

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Previous congress programs

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SASCRS 2017 Congress

26 - 29 July 2017
Durban ICC South Africa

Thank you

On behalf of the SASCRS EXCO and Organisers, we hereby thank our Speakers, Delegates, Sponsors and Exhibitors for their participation and valuable contributions to a successful SASCRS 2017 congress.

Presentations will soon be available for on the OSSA website


Congress Oganiser & Secretariat
Christi Truter
DCOM (Pty) Ltd
P O Box 9675, Centurion
0046 South Africa

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