about The Department of General Surgery

Calicut Medical College established in 1957 as the second medical college in Kerala, is a premier institute with a vast campus spread over an extensive area of 270 acres and located about 8 km east from the heart of Kozhikode city.

Our surgical department led by the most experienced and competent teachers, trains medical students and residents, basic and advanced surgical skills, along with foundational education of surgical procedures, preoperative evaluation, postoperative care and interdepartmental collaboration for multidisciplinary care and regularly implements measures to maintain high standards of patient safety and care by conducting and hosting various programmes of continuous medical education that equips our generation of surgeons to adapt to the fast paced advancements of medical science and technology in our field.


about KASICON 2024

The Calicut Surgical Society is proud to invite you to the 47th Annual Conference of the Kerala State Chapter of the Association of Surgeons of India, an Organisation representing general surgery and all its related specialities throughout the state of Kerala, a scientific and educational association of surgeons founded to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical education and practice, the founding principle of which is "The advancement of the science and art of surgery and the promotion of friendship amongst surgeons".

This year's theme, "Surgical Alchemy: Transforming challenges into triumphs" embodies our shared commitment to improving the lives of our patients through surgical excellence and innovation. Our conference will take place at the elegant venue, Hotel Raviz Kadavu, Calicut from the 10th to 12th of May, 2024.

During the conference, you will have the opportunity to interact with learned speakers who are renowned experts in their respective fields of surgery.This is an excellent opportunity to network with your peers, gain new insights, and expand your skill set.

We look forward to meeting you there!

Message from the chairman

At Kasicon 2024, we aim to provide concise, focused evidence based information that shapes contemporary surgical management in the form of a comprehensive prioritized array of programmes and topics most needed by the practicing surgeon as well as the surgeon-in-training today.

Grab the opportunity to unlearn and relearn from master mentors who polish their finest skills to the precision of a point that holds you captive, each time the stage is set and the drapes are drawn.


10th May 2024
Jayaram Panicker Hall


11, 12th May 2024
The Raviz Kadavu, Calicut

hurry up! Take advantage of our early bird offer and secure your spot with exclusive discounts before it's too late