We have invited burn care experts from many parts of the world exclusively for the 12th APBC to share their expertise. Meet the international burn care experts at the congress consisting of 5 plenary sessions, 9 workshops and more than 20 symposium sessions.

Plenary Speakers

Dr Rajeev B Ahuja

Dr Rajeev B Ahuja

Senior Plastic Surgeon
Plastic & Aesthetic Surgery
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India

Prof Naiem Moiemen

Prof Naiem Moiemen

Professor,
University of Birmingham Burn Centre
University Hospital Birmingham, UK

Prof William Cioffi

Prof William Cioffi

J. Murray Beardsley Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery,
Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Prof Yann Barrandon

Prof Yann Barrandon

Professor
Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Singapore General Hospital

Prof Cecilia Li-Tsang Wai Ping

Prof Cecilia Li-Tsang Wai Ping

Professor, Programme Co-ordinator D.H.Sc.(OT)
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Speakers

Assoc Prof Leila Cuttle

Assoc Prof Leila Cuttle

Head,
Children’s Burns and Trauma Laboratory,
School of Biomedical Sciences,
Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Dr Bernard Carney

Dr Bernard Carney

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Burns Unit and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Adelaide Women’ and Children’s Hospita

Ms Natalia Adanichkin

Ms Natalia Adanichkin

Advanced Nurse Unit Manager,
Adult Burn Service,
Royal Adelaide Hospital, Australia

Dr Rachel Kornhaber

Dr Rachel Kornhaber

Senior Lecturer,
School of Nursing, University of Tasmania, Australia
Research Fellow,
National Burns Center, Sheba Medical Center, Israel

 Prof Gaoxing LUO

Prof Gaoxing LUO

President of Chinese International Promotion Association for Burn Medicine,
Vice Chairman of Chinese Burn Association,
Vice editor-in-chief of Chinese Journal of Burns and Burns & Trauma,
Professor, Chief Surgeon, Director
Institute of Burn Research, Southwest Hospital
Army Medical University, Chongqing, China

Asst Prof Luc Téot

Asst Prof Luc Téot

MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Plastic Surgery, Burns, Wound
Montpellier University Hospital (France)

Dr Teresa Tan

Dr Teresa Tan

Resident Specialist Plastic Surgeon
Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of Surgery
Prince of Wales Hospital
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Dr Sunil Keswani

Dr Sunil Keswani

Medical Director and Head of Department
Plastic Surgery
National Burns Centre, Navi Mumbai, India

Prof Vinita Puri

Prof Vinita Puri

Professor and Head,
Plastic Surgery, Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital, India

Dr Aditya Wardhana, Sp.BP-RE(K)

Dr Aditya Wardhana, Sp.BP-RE(K)

Head of Burn Injury Unit,
Plastic Surgery Division, Surgery Department
Medical Faculty of Universitas Indonesia,
Dr. Cipto Mangunkusumo General Hospital, Indonesia

Dr Nyoman Putu Riasa

Dr Nyoman Putu Riasa

Senior Consultant Plastic Surgeon
Surgery Department
Udayana University/ Sanglah Hospital Denpasar
Bali, Indonesia

Assoc Prof Haejun Yim, M.D.

Assoc Prof Haejun Yim, M.D.

Associate Professor
Burn Surgery and Critical Care
Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital,
Hallym Medical University Medical Center,
South Korea

Dr Moon Duk Ju

Dr Moon Duk Ju

Director
General Surgery
Bestian Hospital

Dr Young Chul Jang

Dr Young Chul Jang

Director General
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Hangang Soo Hospital

Prof. Rei Ogawa, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Prof. Rei Ogawa, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor and Chief,
Department of Plastic,
Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery,
Nippon Medical School,
Tokyo, Japan

Prof Hajime Matsumura, MD, DMSc, FACS

Prof Hajime Matsumura, MD, DMSc, FACS

Professor in Chief
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Tokyo Medical University

 Dr Farrah-Hani Imran

Dr Farrah-Hani Imran

Consultant Plastic Surgeon & Senior Lecturer,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (National University of Malaysia),
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ms Jacynthe Tremblay

Ms Jacynthe Tremblay

Tissue Bank Specialist
International Consultant

Prof Folke Sjöberg

Prof Folke Sjöberg

MD., Consultant, Professor
Director, Burn Center
Linköping University Hospital

Dr Honda Hsu

Dr Honda Hsu

Assistant Professor and Consultant,
Head of Burn Unit
Department of Plastic Surgery
Dalin Tzu Chi Hospital, Taiwan

Ms Yu-Chieh TSENG

Ms Yu-Chieh TSENG

Occupational Therapist
Taitung Work Station
Sunshine Social Welfare Foundation, Taiwan

Ms Yu-Li SUNG

Ms Yu-Li SUNG

Deputy Director
Taipei Rehabilitation Center
Sunshine Social Welfare Foundation

Ms Pi-I Lu

Ms Pi-I Lu

Social Worker / Art therapist
Burn Center
Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Dr Stathis Poulakidas

Dr Stathis Poulakidas

MD, FACS, Chief Director Burn Surgery
Trauma and Burn
John H Stroger, Jr. Hospital,
Chicago, IL, USA

Ms RuthAnn Fanstone

Ms RuthAnn Fanstone

Physiotherapist, PhD Research Fellow
Centre for Global Burn Injuries Policy and Research
Swansea University, UK

Assoc Prof Nguyen Nhu Lam

Assoc Prof Nguyen Nhu Lam

Ass/Professor/Deputy Director,
National Burns Institute
Vice President,
Vietnam Burns Association
National Burn Institute,
Hanoi, Vietnam

 Dr Ling Moi Lin

Dr Ling Moi Lin

Director
Infection Prevention and Epidemiology
Singapore General Hospital

Dr Aline Teh Hooi Ming

Dr Aline Teh Hooi Ming

Advanced Practice Nurse
Speciality Nursing
Singapore General Hospital

Ms Poon Lai Kuan

Ms Poon Lai Kuan

Nurse Clinician
Major Operating Theatre
Singapore General Hospital

 Ms Pearlyn Lee

Ms Pearlyn Lee

Art Therapist
Child Life, Art and Music Therapy Programmes (CHAMPs)
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Dr Evelyn Boon

Dr Evelyn Boon

Head of Department
Department of Psychology
Singapore General Hospital

Ms Dian Handayani

Ms Dian Handayani

Art Therapist
Department of Psychology
Singapore General Hospital

Ms Ong Shihui

Ms Ong Shihui

Nurse Clinician
Operating Theatres
Singapore General Hospital

 Dr Yin Shanqing

Dr Yin Shanqing

Senior Principal Human Factors Specialist, Division of CMB
KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital

Dr Kelvin Xu

Dr Kelvin Xu

Principal Clinical Pharmacist
Pharmacy
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital