European Paediatric Surgeons’ Association

General Information

18th European Paediatric Surgeons’ Association Congress
Limassol (Cyprus), May 17th-20th 2017

Congress Venue: Carob Mill, Limassol

Official Language: English. No simultaneous translation will be provided

Congress Chairmen: Zacharias Zachariou

Local Organizing Committee: Panayiotis Yiallouros, Evangelia Gougoudi, Greta Wosniak

Under the Auspices of the University of Cyprus:
University of Cyprus, Medical School
Local Organizing Secretariat:
Mr. Vasiliki Spastri
P.O. Box 54394, CY-3723 Limassol, Cyprus
Phone: +357 22 895013

Liability and Insurance: Neither, EUPSA nor the local organizers will assume any responsibility whatsoever for damage or injury to persons or property during the conference. Participants are recommended to arrange for their personal travel and health insurance.

Registration Desk opening times:
SundayMay 14th :15:30 – 18:00
MondayMay 15th :07:30 – 17:30
TuesdayMay 16th :07:30 – 13:00
WednesdayMay 17th :07:30 – 18:00
ThursdayMay 18th :07:30 – 18:00
FridayMay 19th :07:30 – 18:00
SaturdayMay 20th :07:30 – 17:00

Certificate of Attendance: Available on Saturday May 20th

UEMS Accreditation: An application has been made to EACCME for CME accreditation of this event.The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) Each medical specialist should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. ECMECs are recognized by the American Medical Association towards the Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA).
To convert ECMECs credit to AMA PRA category I credit, please contact the AMA

Currency: The official currency of Cyprus as a European Union member state is the euro (€). It was introduced in 2008. Most shops across the country accept international credit and debit cards. Cyprus has a widespread cash machine network.

Time Zone: Cyprus is in the Eastern European Time Zone (GMT+2 hrs).

Visa Requirements: Visitors from non-EU countries must possess a passport valid for at least three months after the end of the meeting. Participants requiring a visa should apply immediately to the consular office or embassy of the Cyprus Republic in their country in order to avoid inconvenience. Please note that the visa application procedure can take some weeks.
For more detailed information and application forms please visit:
The Local Organizer can assist the attendees by processing official invitations upon request. This letter of invitation, however, constitutes neither any obligation by the Local Organizing Committee to cover any travel and accommodation expenses, fees or other costs connected with attending the meeting and staying in the Republic of Cyprus.