Volume 9, Issue 1 ITMIG New Officers 2020 by Edith Marom ITMIG conducted elections for officer positions whose term was completed for the positions of President, Vice-president, Secretary, and Treasurer. […]
ITMIG Progress Reports
A very successful 9th Annual ITMIG meeting was held in in late October in Seoul, South Korea. This was held jointly with the Korean Society of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeons which was incidentally celebrating its 50th anniversary.
In addition to holding the 8th Annual ITMIG Scientific Meeting in Torino, 2017 was also highlighted by the The second annual ITMIG Fundraising Gala in November. The event was a success raising nearly $13,000 from the tickets, tributes, raffle items and generous donations.
On November 3, 2016, ITMIG held its first formal fundraising event in New York City. With the theme of highlighting ITMIG accomplishments, the 2016 gala was successful in raising over $12,000 for research for patients with thymic malignancies.
The 2016 ITMIG meeting was held in San Francisco on September 15-17. It was an exciting meeting thanks to the intense work by the Program Co-chairs, Heather Wakelee and Joe Shrager as well as the entire Planning Committee.
On Oct 23-25 the 5th Annual ITMIG Meeting was held at the Regal International East Asia Hotel in Shanghai. The meeting was extremely successful with a record setting 241 participants from all major specialties.