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.

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

27 – 30 June 2019
CIPP XVII cum 5th APPS Annual Scientific Congress
Chiba, Japan

19 – 20 April 2019
Paediatric Respirology Medicine Training Course
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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News from Council

Apr – Jun 2017

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

Mar 2015

Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD) diagnostic service at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital
(Information by Dr. Anne Goh, Singapore)