On behalf of the KSCASI, we welcome you all to the 39th Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India Karnataka State Chapter, KSCASICON 2021. Surgical care has revolutionised over the last few decades with landmark accomplishments in medical science and innovation in operative techniques.

In view of the “New Normal” in this pandemic of Covid 19, we have moved to the virtual platform for the Conference this conference. Despite being a web based conference, we have tried to cover every aspect of a physical conference. The academic program consists of orations, debates, panel discussions, symposium, master videos, award papers and free papers.

The platform is ready for you all, and your active participation is solicited to make this a landmark conference. The KSCASI will leave no stone unturned to give you an academic bonanza, and we look forward to having each member of KSCASI chapter, and also surgeons from other states, as delegates in this conference.

Best wishes and long live KSCASI!