The 24th Congress of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR 2019)

List of invited speakers

No.

Title

Name

Organization

1

Prof.

Akihisa Mitani

1) Dept. of Respiratory Medicine;
2) Division of Health Service Promotion, The University of Tokyo

2

Prof.

Alberto Papi

Director of the Section of Respiratory Diseases of the Department of Clinical And Experimental Medicine of the University of Ferrara at S.Anna University Hospital, Ferrara

3

Prof.

Alyn Morice

1) Hull York Medical School, Cottingham, UK (Head of Respiratory Medicine and the Centre for Cardiovascular & Metabolic Research (CCMR) at HYMS; Honorary Consultant Physician at Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust); .
2) Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Castle Hill Hospital, Hull, UK;
3) Cardiorespiratory Studies, Hull York Medical School, University of Hull, Castle Hill Hospital, Hull, UK.;
4) Led/lead the European Respiratory Society and British Thoracic Society Taskforces on Cough.

4

Prof.

Arata Azuma

Professor of Pulmonary Medicine at the Nippon Medical School in Tokyo

5

Prof.

Atsuhito Nakao

Department of Immunology, University of Yamanashi, Yamanashi, Japan

6

Prof.

Bing Lam

Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital

7

Dr.

Bui Van Giang

Hanoi Medical University, Vietnam

8

A/Prof.

Carl Mottram

1) CLSI; member of various working groups, Vice Chairholder, and then Chairholder of the Consensus Committee on Quality Systems and Laboratory Practices; Chair of the Consensus Council; Secretary, Treasurer
2) President-Elect of the Board of Directors, and President. 
3) Chair of the Pulmonary Function Examination committee; Consultant to the Diagnostic Accreditation Program (DAP)

9

Prof.

Chin Kook RHEE

Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital

10

Prof.

Chong-Kin Liam

Professor of Medicine and Senior Consultant Respiratory Medicine Physician, University of Malaya Medical Centre/Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

11

A/Prof.

Chu Thi Hanh

Respiratory Centre, Bach Mai Hospital

12

Prof.

Chung Ming Chu

1) Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong
2) Training Programme Director

13

A/Prof.

Dao Xuan Co

Head of ICU Department, Bach Mai Hospital

14

Prof.

Digambar Behera

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

15

Prof.

Dave Singh

Division of Infection, Immunity & Respiratory Medicine (L5) Division of Infection, Immunity & Respiratory Medicine

16

A/Prof.

David Chi-Leung Lam

Clinical Associate Prof.essor
1) Honorary Consultant, Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital.
1) Honorary Consultant, Department of Medicine, HKU-Shenzhen Hospital

17

Prof.

David Price

Observational & Pragmatic Research Institute, UK

18

Prof.

Dinh Xuan Anh Tuan

Department of Internal Medicine - Functional Exploration, Cochin Hospital, Paris

19

 Dr.

Do Ngoc Son

1) Emergency Department - Bach Mai Hospital;
2) VSEM General Secretary

20

Prof.

Duong Quy Sy

Principal of Lam Dong Medical College; Respiratory Specialist Adviser - HSCC, Lam Dong General Hospital

21

 Prof.

Eric Bateman

Pulmonology & Department of Medicine UCT & UCT Lung Institute

22

Prof.

Erlina Burhan

Asia Pacific Society of Respirology, Medical Faculty Universitas Indonesia

23

 Dr.

Eva Carmona Porquera

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA

24

Prof.

Francesco Blasi

Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan

25

Dr. 

Georgios Kitsios

Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, UPMC Hospital, USA

26

Dr

Gilles Mangiapan

Service de Pneumologie, Centre hospitalier Intercommunal de Créteil

27

Prof.

Graham Hall

Telethon Kids Institute, Children’s Lung Health

28

A/Prof.

Greg Fox

Clinical Academic Lead (Research) for the Faculty of Medicine and Health at Cumberland Campus.

29

Prof.

Greg King

1) Research leader of the Airway Physiology and Imaging Group at the Woolcock Institute of Medical Research
2) Staff specialist in the Department of Respiratory Medicine at Royal North Shore Hospital

30

Prof.

Gustavo Zabert

Associacion LatinoUSAna de Torax

31

Prof.

Guy Marks

1) South Western Sydney Clinical School, National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Senior Principal Research Fellow
2) Head of the Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology group at the Woolcock Institute of Medical Research and Prof.essor of Respiratory Medicine at University of NSW, based at Liverpool Hospital.

32

Prof.

Hans Liu

Infectious disease specialist in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

33

Prof.

Hideo Saka

World Association for Bronchology and Interventionl Pulmonology (WABIP)

34

Prof.

James Beck

Amerian Thoracic Society

35

Prof.

Jean-Pierre Frat

Poitiers University Hospital, France

36

Prof.

Jose Jardim

Brazil

37

A/Prof.

Joshua Solomon

Associate Chief, Section of Critical Care
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

38

A/Prof.

Juan C Celedon

1) Chief of Service, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Allergy and Immunology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
2) Director, Center for Environmental Health, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
3) Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4) Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
5) Department of Epidemiology and Department of Human Genetics, Graduate School of Public Health at the University of Pittsburgh

39

A/Prof.

Kazuto Matsunaga

Department of Respiratory Medicine and Infectious Disease, Graduate School of Medicine, Yamaguchi University

40

Dr

Masao Hashimoto

Centre Hospital of the National Centre for Global Health and Medicine, Japan

41

Prof.

Ki - Suck Jung

Prof.essor of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine in Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital

42

Prof.

Kian Fan Chung

Head of Experimental Studies Medicine at National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College, London

43

Prof.

Kwun Fong

Clinical Manager of the Pulmonary Malignancy Unit at TPCH and Director of the UQ Thoracic Research Centre

44

 Dr.

Le Khac Bao

1) Main lecturer - Internal Medicine Department
2) Deputy Head of Respiratory Department - Gia Dinh People's Hospital

45

A/Prof.

Le Thi Minh Huong

National Hospital of Pediatrics, Vietnam

46

A/Prof.

Le Thi Tuyet Lan

1) Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City Respiratory Association HCM
2) Head of Department of Functional Exploration - Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy
3) Head of the Center for Respiratory Care - Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy
4) Main lecturer - Faculty of Medicine - Ho Chi Minh City University of Medicine and Pharmacy HCM

47

 Dr.

Le Thuong Vu

1) Vice Head, Pulmonary Medicine Department, Cho Ray hospital
2) Lecturer, Ho Chi Minh city University of Medicine and Pharmacy
3) General Secretary of Ho Chi Minh city Respiratory Society
4) Secretary of VietNam Respiratory Society

48

A/Prof.

Lee Pyng

Director, Interventional Pulmonology, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System

49

Dr

Marc Miravitlles

Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron in Barcelona, Spain

50

Prof.

Martin Kolb

Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine

51

 Prof.

Martinet Yves

Nancy University Hospital, France

52

Dr

Nathalie Wirth

Clinical addictologist Specialist in general medicine -  Hospital of Brabant, France

53

Prof.

Ngo Quy Chau

Deputy Director of Bach Mai Hospital, Director of Respiratory Center - Bach Mai Hospital, Chairman of Vietnam Respiratory Society

54

Dr

Nguyen Duc Trung

Otorhinolaryngologist and head and neck surgeon, Chu nancy - Hopital central, Nancy

55

 Dr.

Pham Hong Nhung

Bach Mai Hospital

56

 Dr.

Nguyen Nhu Vinh

1) Main lecturer of HCM City University of Medicine
2) Doctor at HCM City Medical University Hospital
3) General internal medicine doctor at CHAC

57

A/Prof.

Nguyen Tien Dung

Head of emergency and neonatal ICU of Pediatric Department of Bach mai Hospital

58

Dr.

Nguyen Van Tho

University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

59

A/Prof.

Nguyen Viet Nhung

Central Lung Hospital

60

Prof.

Nobuhiro Tanabe

Department of Advanced Medicine in Pulmonary Hypertension, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University

61

Prof.

Paul Reynolds

SA Health, Australia

62

Prof.

Perhaps Bob Hancox

University of Otago, New Zealand

63

Prof.

Peter Gibson

Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, John Hunter Hospital

64

Dr.

Nguyen Truong Giang

Thai Nguyen University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam

65

Prof.

Philip Eng

Senior Consultant Respiratory Physician
Visiting Consultant, Singapore General Hospital

66

A/Prof.

Phan Thu Phuong

Bach Mai Hospital, Vietnam

67

Prof.

Richard Beasley

Medical Research Institute of New Zealand

68

Prof.

Rodolfo Roman T. Bigornia

Head, Medical Advisory Council at Emergency Rescue Unit Foundation, Inc, Head, Medical Advisory Council and Forrmer Chairman

69

Prof.

Shigeo Muro

Nara Medical University - Department of Respiratory Medicine

70

Prof.

Stephanie Levine

Adolescent Medicine Pediatrics

71

Prof.

Takafumi Suda

Professor, Second Division, Department of Internal Medicine Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan Prof.essional

72

Prof.

Talant Sooronbaev

Center of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

73

Prof.

Thierry Trooster

Rehabilitation Sciences at KU Leuven

74

A/Prof.

Tom John

Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute

75

Prof.

Vanessa M. McDonald

Priority Research Centre for Healthy Lungs, The University of Newcastle, Australia

76

Dr.

Vu Thanh Trung

Bach Mai Hospital, Vietnam

77

A/Prof.

Vu Van Giap

Respiratory Center - Bach Mai Hospital,
Member of Executive Committee of Vietnam Respiratory Society

78

Dr. 

Woo Jin Kim

The University of Sydney, Australia

79

Prof.

Yasuhiko Nishioka

Department of Respiratory Medicine and Rheumatology, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan

80

 Prof.

Yoshinori Hasegawa

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine

81

 Prof.

Yoshitaka Oku

Department of Physiology, Division of Physiome, Hyogo College of Medicine

82

Prof.

Yu-Lung LAU

Department of Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine