Chandigarh,18.11.19-The 35th Annual Conference of Northern Chapter of the Association of Surgeons of India was successfully conducted by the Department of General Surgery, PGIMER, Chandigarh from 16th to 17th Nov 2019. The conference was widely attended by the delegates from Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana. Faculty from across the country delivered lectures. The conference focused on prevention and management of surgical complications, which in today’s era of medical malpractice issues, every surgeon should know. Prof Gurpreet Singh was elected as the President and Prof Vikas Gupta as the Vice President of the Northern Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India for the year 2020.