13th APFSSH, 9th APFSHT & 8th APWA Congress (APFSSH 2023)

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WELCOME FROM THE 2023 CHAIRS

On behalf of the organizing committee, it’s our pleasure to invite you to attend the 13th APFSSH, 9th APFSHT & 8th APWA, taking place 31 May to 3 June 2023. For the first time, we are combining both significant meetings for hand and wrist surgeons and therapists in one major event.

Our theme for the 2023 meeting is “Diverse & Inclusive”. We aim to bring together colleagues not just within the Asia Pacific region, but from all over the world. We hope that international travel restrictions will be relaxed by then and participants can once again look forward to the warmth of personal exchanges in physical meeting.

We promise an exhilarating and multi-faceted scientific program where there will be exciting exchanges between experts in their respective subspecialties from different parts of the world.

Singapore has a strong legacy of successfully attracting delegate nations from around the region and beyond. We are proud to showcase our vibrant multicultural and multiethnic communities, historical Chinatown, Little India and Arab street, themed attractions in Sentosa, Marina Bay, Changi Jewel, and the many well preserved parks and nature reserves including Singapore Botanical Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Let’s meet in Singapore in 2023 to build new ties and learn from one another!

Sincerely,

Mark Puhaindran

Mark Puhaindran

13th APFSSH Chair

Jacqueline Tan

Jacqueline Tan

13th APFSSH Chair

Andrew Chin

Andrew Chin

8th APWA Chair

Conference Associations

Committee Members

Mark Puhaindran

Mark Puhaindran

13th APFSSH Chair

Jacqueline Tan

Jacqueline Tan

13th APFSSH Chair

Kris Tong

9th APFSHT Chair

Andrew Chin

Andrew Chin

8th APWA Chair

Soumen Das De

APFSSH Scientific Chair

Asian-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand logo

Dawn Chia

Publicity Chair

Scientific Committee

Finance & Sponsorship Committee

Publicity Committee

Social Committee

Soumen Das De (APFSSH Scientific Chair)

Chen Zhiqing (APSHT Scientific Chair)

Andre Cheah (APWA Scientific Chair) 

Dawn Chia (Chair)

Jacqueline Tan
Mark Puhaindran
Andre Cheah
Chung Sze Ryn
Muntasir Choudhury

Jacqueline Tan (Chair)

Dawn Chia
Rebecca Lim
Ellen Lee
Bernice Heng
Joyce Tie

Andrew Chin (Chair)

Aaron Gan
Jackson Jiang
Muntasir Choudhury
Lim Jinxi
Tina Lee