Welcome to APBA

The Asia Pacific Burn Association (APBA) is a non-profit organization which aims for improvement in burn care in the Asia Pacific Region which is defined to include, but not limited to, the following countries; Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong (China), India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Taiwan, Turkey and Vietnam.

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Message from Founder President

Asia Pacific Burn Association (APBA) represents the burn scenario of the Asia Pacific region. This is a good forum for Burn experts and all stakeholders in the management of Burns to exchange ideas, share experiences and discuss problems unique to our area.

Rajeev Ahuja
(Founder President)

Upcoming Events

Online Symposium
Date : 11th March 2021
Time : 9.30am GMT
Controversies in Fluid management in Burns

Messsage from Secretary

Dear Colleagues,

As you all are well aware, the Asia Pacific Burn Association is the face of burn care in the Asia Pacific countries. The association is a vibrant collection of dedicated and research oriented burn care givers who are taking this science into the next level.

Vinita Puri
(Hon Secretary)

Message from President

Dear APBA Members

Welcome to the 13th Asia Pacific Burn Congress (APBC). It is with great honor and pleasure that we invite you to attend the APBC 2021, which will be held in Tokyo (Toshi Center Hotel), from May 12 to 14 in 2021.

Hajime Matsumura


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Our Leadership

Dr. Rajeev Ahuja

Founder President

Hajime Matsumura (Japan)


Chong Si Jack (Singapore)

Immediate Past President

Vinita Puri

Honorary Secretary


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