Vision

  • To promote excellence in hip surgery in the Asia Pacific region through collaborative work between the members of the section

Mission

  • To foster and promote collaborations among hip surgeons in the region

  • To advance the understanding of hip pathology and its surgical treatment through mentoring end education

Values

  • Respectful and collegiate relationships whitin the group

  • Innovation, creativity and intellectual development of clinical and scientific thought

  • Integrity, responsibility and accountability to ourselves, our patients and the community

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Hip Section Executive Committee 2016 - 2018
Title Name Country
Chairman Prof. Wilson Wang Singapore
Chairman Elect Prof. Aree Tanavalee Thailand
Immediate Past Chairman Prof. Lucian Bogdan Solomon Australia
Honorary Secretary & Treasurer Dr. Chee Ken Chan Malaysia
Country Representatives Prof. Lucian Bogdan Solomon Australia
Prof. Khunder Abdul Awal Bangladesh
Dr. Wenwei Qian China
Dr. Hang Cheong Cheng Hong Kong
Dr. Sachin Tapasvi India
Dr. Nicolaas Budhiparama Indonesia
Prof. Michiaki Takagi Japan
Dr. Y. H. Kim Korea
Dr. Badrul Shah Badaruddin Malaysia
Prof. Myint Thaung Mayanmar
Dr. Deepak Mahara Nepal
Prof. Jean Claude Theis New Zealand
Dr. Shahid Noor Pakistan
Dr. Gregorio Azores Philippines
Prof. Wilson Wang Singapore
Dr. Surapoj Menkavin Thailand
Dr. Mehmet Can Unlu Turkey

Fellowships

APOA Hip Section Travelling Fellowships Programme 2014

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APOA Hip Section Travelling Fellowships Programme 2014

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Events

Arthroplasty Fellowship 2015 – 9th - 12th of August 2015

For more information, please visit the conference website at www.thks2015.com