Mauricio Magalhes Costa

SIS General Secretary

Editor of SIS Journal



Message from the Editor

The Senologic International Society (SIS) is the World Society of Breast Healthcare and is composed of 33 active and 55 associate members, including associations and societies from all the continents, aiming to the promotion of knowledge in Biology and Medicine in Human Sciences, related to the breast, in order to establish an International Federation, with the intention of womens awareness, advancing prevention, diagnosis and treatment of breast diseases, to spread senologic knowledge and to promote interaction with the community.

SIS supports the members through the International School of Senology, Accreditation program, International Congress, SIS News and SIS Journal.

The SIS Journal, electronic journal of the Senologic International Society is publishing now the  supplement of the 19th SIS World Congress on Breast Health Care, in a webversion, as an eBook, using the internationally acclaimed EPUB format, as well as an alternative version in PDF.

All the abstracts have been selected by the free papers committee. There are abstracts from 32 countries.

This supplement can be downloaded to your tablet and used as the proceedings of the congress, making it easier to find the abstracts.

We hope you enjoy this SIS Journal with the abstracts of the 19th SIS World Congress on Breast Health Care and the National Congress of the Polish Society on Breast Research Falenty 2016, in Warsaw, that has been prepared with great dedication, professionalism and high standards of scientific cooperation.

WE invite you to joint SIS and become an active member

SIS Journal is the Electronic Journal of the Senologic International Society, the World Society of Breast Diseases. ISSN: 1688-8170