On the happy occasion of the 19th year of APAS, I am truly honored to take over as the President of this prestigious society for a period of two years. In the past 19 years, together with all outstanding arthroplasty surgeons in the Asia-Pacific region, we have made unremitting efforts for the development of APAS and have achieved great success. It is a challenge for me to be the successor of Dr. Parag Sancheti (Past President of APAS) who has steered the ship to a far better place over the last 2 years and made APAS a stronger and more recognized society. Based on summarizing the experience of Former Presidents, I hope that I will be able to take APAS to the next level....Read More
I am honoured this year to be working with our current APAS President, Prof. Cao Li and his team to assist in bringing you the next Annual Scientific Meeting for our society in August 2019. The venue selected will be the port city of Xiamen in Fujian Province in southeast China. It is located on a vehicle free island with nearby beaches and old colonial villas and was seen as China’s most romantic leisure city in 2011.
After a very successful conference in Bangkok in 2018 where the theme of the conference focussed on periprosthetic joint infections, this year’s theme will be “Achieving Better Outcomes in Arthroplasty”...Read More