Executive Committee

​President
Professor Kazuhiko Yamamoto
Professor & Chairman
Department of Allergy & Rheumatology
The University of Tokyo
Japan
Tel: +81 3 5800 8825
Email:yamamoto-tky@umin.ac.jp

President Elect
Professor Syed Atiqul Haq
House 11 (Dhanmondi Terrace)
Road 10, Dhanmondi
Dhaka 1205
Bangladesh
Tel: 880 28614222/880 2811 7426
Email:haqsyedatiqul@gmail.com


​Vice Presidents
Professor Worawit Louthrenoo
Professor of Medicine
Division of Rheumatology
Department Internal Medicine
Chiang Mai University
Chiang Mai 50200
Thailand
Tel: 66 53 946449
Email: worawit.louthrenoo@cmu.ac.th
​Prof Yoshiya Tanaka
Professor and Chairman
The First Department of Internal Medicine
School of Medicine
University of Occupational and Environmental Health
Kitakyushu, Japan
Tel: 81 93 603 1611
Email: tanaka@med.uoeh-u.ac.jp

Secretary General
Professor Wen-Chan Tsai
Director of Center For Clinical Trial
Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital
Kaohsiung
Taiwan, China
Tel: 886 73121101
Email: d10153@ms14.hinet.net


Deputy Secretary General
​​​Professor  Chi-Chen Chang 

Chief​ Division of Rheumatology
Immunology and Allergy
Department of Internal Medicine
Taipei Medical University Hospital
Taipei, Taiwan

Tel: 0952383910Email: ccchang@t​mu.edu.tw


Treasurer
Professor Debashish Danda
Professor and Head
Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology
Christian Medical College & Hospital
Vellore, India
Email:debashishdandacmc@hotmail.com​​


APLAR Immediate-Past President 
Professor Kevin Pile
Department of Medicine
Campbelltown Hospital
PO Box 149
Campbelltown NSW 2560
Australia
Tel: +61 2 46343825
Fax: +61 2 46344011
Email:info@aplar.org


​Co-opted Members 
Dr Sumariyono Sarmidi, Indonesia
Dr Nguyen Dinh Khoa, Vietnam

Dr Waleed AlShehhi, United Arab Emirates
Dr Jose Paulo Lorenzo, Philippines

SCIENTIFIC AND EDUCATION COMMITTEE

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
Chair: Professor Zhanguo Li, China
Vice Chair: ​Professor Yeong-Wook Song​, Korea​​​​
Members: 
 

Prof. CS Lau

Dr. Laniyati Hamijoyo

Prof. Yan Zhao

Prof. James Wei

Prof. Lai-Shan Tham

Prof. Keith Lim

Prof. Sakae Tanaka

Prof. Debashish Danda​

Dr. Michael Tee

Prof. Katsunori Ikari

 

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Chair: Professor C S Lau, Hong Kong​, China ​

STANDING COMMITTEES

 

COPCORD
Co-ordinator: Professor Fereydoun Davatchi, Iran

SUB COMMITTEES

International Affairs Committee
Chair: Professor Lai-Shan Tam, Hong Kong, China