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14th Congress of the Asian Society for Pediatric Research

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Speakers for the 14th Congress of the ASPR

PLENARY SPEAKERS

Prof. Yu- Lung Lau (Hong Kong)

President, ASPR

Doris Zimmern Professor in Community Child Health
Chair Professor of Paediatrics
Department of Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine
LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Ampaiwan Chuansumrit (Thailand)

Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital
Mahidol University, Thailand

Prof. Rajashwar Dayal (India)

Head, Department of Pediatrics

Medical College, Agra, India

Dr. Bernadette J. Madrid (Philippines)

Executive Director, Child Protection Unit

University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital

Dr. Cristina E. Torres (Philippines)

Coordinator

Forum for Ethical Review Committees in the Asian and Western Pacific Regions

Prof. Yuichiro Yamashiro, MD, PhD (Japan)

Emeritus Professor, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine

Tokyo, Japan

SIMULTANEOUS SYMPOSIUM SPEAKERS

Dr.  Mary Ann R. Abacan (Philippines)

Clinical Geneticist and Metabolic Specialist,

National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines- Manila

Dr. Fatima Safira Alatas, PhD (Indonesia)

Gastrohepatology Division, Department of Child Health

Universitas Indonesia- Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia

Dr. Zenaida L. Antonio (Philippines)

Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Adventist Medical Center, Manila

Past President, Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc.

Dr. Melinda M. Atienza (Philippines)

Chair, Department of Pediatrics, University of Sto. Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Manila

Past President, Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc.

Prof. Godfrey Chi-Fung Chan (Hong Kong)

Head, Department of Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine

LKS Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong

Dr. Mary Anne D. Chiong (Philippines)

Director; Head, Biochemical Genetics Lab,

National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines-Manila

Prof. Rajashwar Dayal (India)

Head, Department of Pediatrics

Medical College, Agra, India

Dr. Fe Esperanza Espino (Philippines)

Research Core Group, Malaria Study Group

Research Institute for Tropical Medicine

Dr. Felizardo N. Gatcheco (Philippines)

Chair, Committee on Research Forums,

Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc.

Associate Professor, Attending Pediatric Gastroenterologist and Head of Research Development Office,

Manila Central University College of Medicine and Hospital

Prof. Takashi Igarashi, MD, PhD (Japan)

President and Chief Executive Officer
National Center for Child Health and Development

Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Mario A. Jiz (Philippines)

Chair, Immunology Department, Senior Science Research Specialist,

Research Institute for Tropical Medicine

Prof. Yu-Lung Lau (Hong Kong)

President, ASPR

Doris Zimmern Professor in Community Child Health
Chair Professor of Paediatrics
Department of Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine
LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Prof. Way-Seah Lee (Malaysia)

Professor, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine,

University of Malaya Medical Centre, Malaysia

Prof. Ting Fan Leung (Hong Kong)

Professor and Chairman, Department of Paediatrics

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Prof. Kyaw Linn (Myanmar)

Senior Consultant Paediatrician (Paediatric Neurology)
Associate Professor, Yangon Children's Hospital, Yangon, Myanmar

Dr. Ma. Rochelle B. Pacifico (Philippines)

President

Philippine Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Dr. Carmencita D. Padilla (Philippines)

Chancellor, University of the Philippines-Manila

Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of the Philippines College of Medicine

Head, Cytogenetics Lab, National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines-Manila

Dr. Beatriz P. Quiambao (Philippines)

Chief, Clinical Research Division,

Research Institute for Tropical Medicine

Dr. Genesis C. Rivera (Philippines)

President, 14th Congress of the ASPR

Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Humanities, College of Medicine

Executive Director, Center for Medical and Allied Health Sciences

New Era University

Past President, Philippine Pediatric Society, Inc.

Prof. Takao Takahashi (Japan)

Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Chief, Pediatric Neurology Service
Vice-Dean, Keio University School of Medicine
Keio University School of Medicine

Anna Cristina A. Tuazon, PhD (Philippines)

Assistant Professor 3
Department of Psychology
College of Social Sciences and Philosophy
University of the Philippines –Diliman

Prof. Sei-Won Yang (Korea)

Professor,  Division of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism
Department of Pediatrics, Seoul National University

Children's Hospital (College of Medicine), Korea
President, Korean Pediatric Society