The Indian Thyroid Society (ITS) is holding a conference “ITSCON 2020”, from 8th to 9th Feb 2020 at Novotel Hotel, Visakhapatnam.

Indian Thyroid Society (ITS) is the largest Thyroid Society in Asia and has a vision to spread awareness regarding thyroid disorders amongst professionals and public at large. ITS aims to educate and improve skills of doctors and paramedics in the management of thyroid disorders and promote research in the field of thyroid disorders. ITS has more than 2000 members, which includes physicians, endocrinologists, surgeons, nuclear medicine physicians, pathologists and basic scientists.

This year ITS is conducting its annual conference ITSCON 2020, on 8th & 9th Feb 2020 at Visakhapatnam, India. We have the best distinguished faculty from Abroad and National faculty from across India.

Some key highlights of the Scientific Programme are:

  • • Thyroid and Pregnancy symposia.
  • • Thyroid Surgery live workshop.
  • • Symposia for Physicians titled Thyroid & Pregnancy – for Clinicians.
  • • The ITS Presidential Oration.
  • • Orations, Plenary Talks, Symposia, Controversies, Debates and Case Discussions on Thyroid Disorders on 8th and 9th Feb.
  • • Original Research Presentations as Oral Papers as well as Poster Presentations. Please send your abstracts to itscon2020@gmail.com.

As Organising Secretary of ITSCON it is my privilege to welcome you all to Visakhapatnam for ITSCON 2020.

About Visakhapatnam:

Visakhapatnam is one of coastal city of India. It is a largest populated city of Andhra Pradesh. This is also a biggest city of Andhra in area .Popularly known as “Vizag” located nearby Bay of Bengal.

This place is a perfect paradise of heritage. It was a small fishing village long ago but now a world attraction for its natural beauty. Long beaches & temples keep it always on top of list of visitors. Caves & valleys are enough to lose here in scenic beauty & ancients secrets. Main natural heritages are Araku valley, Ramkrishna beach, Visakha museum, Ananatagiri, Boraa caves. This Dutch colony has rich cultural & heritage stories of Kalinga Empire. It was favourite of Ashoka & King Krishna Dev Ray. Vizag is full of Natural, ancient Heritage sites. City is a perfect balance of Ancients Times & Modern day developments. During 2012 it was host of World Heritage Day. It has naval base having the Buddha ideology in its heart.Many hill parks & beaches like Kailashgiri hill-park & Rishikonda beach, Submarine museum, Yerada Beach, Vizag Zoo, & Indira Gandhi zoological park are few sites to visit.