Welcome to the 9th International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group Annual Meeting (ITMIG 2018)

Published: 2018-10-23

The 9th International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group Annual Meeting (ITMIG 2018) , is going to be held on October 25 – 27, 2018 at the Grand Walkerhill Hotel, Seoul, South Korea, in conjunction with the 50th Annual Meeting of the Korean Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. This important conference will highlight the latest scientific and clinical developments related to the management of thymic malignancies and will bring together established scientists and clinicians from all over the world who have interest in the field of thymic cancers research.

The editorial team of AME Publishing Company is going to attend the meeting this year and to exhibit our journals and books, e.g the Journal of Thoracic Disease, the Journal of Visualized Surgery and the Mediastinum . We would be honored to meet new friends and old friends there, and report significant information of the congress to our readers. 

We have cooperated with ITMIG to publish the abstract books and focused issues dedicated to the annual meetings in JTD and Mediastinum. The abstract book for the meeting of this year has been published online: The past abstracts and focused issues are listed as below:

ITMIG 2015 abstract issue:;

ITMIG 2015 focused issue:;

ITMIG 2017 abstract book:;

ITMIG 2017 focused issue:

 We sincerely hope to cover the brilliant contents of the annual meeting and build a wide platform for all the researchers to share their experience and provide the readers with the most updated knowledge in the field of thymic cancers research.

For more information about the meeting, please refer to: