About APPS

APRIG was formed in July 2012 during the 11th CIPP in Bangkok when Professor Aroonwan Preutthipan and Dr. Rina Triasih initiated a meeting among pulmonologists in Asia.

After 2 years of preparation, APPS is incorporated as a Society in Hong Kong in October 2014 under the guidance of the governing council which include leading figures in the field of paediatric pulmonology in Asia. The governing council provides the link between APPS and the individual members in each country / special administrative region...

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15 June 2022
Live Webinar on COVID

18 - 20 April 2022
7th APPS Annual Scientific Congress and 29th Philippine Academy of Pediatric Pulmonologists Annual Convention
Philippine (Virtual)

18 - 19 Sept 2021
6th APPS Annual Scientific Congress
Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Virtual)

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News from Council

Jun 2022

Paediatric COVID 2022 - the ways forward in Asia
(Highlights from the APPS COVID webinar on 15 June 2022)

Apr – Jun 2017

The Asian Paediatric Pulmonology Society (APPS) Position Statement on Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome
(Pediatric Respirology and Critical Care Medicine)