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/regions; 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

ISBI 2022 - 21st Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries, Guadalajara Mexico, 28th Aug to 1st Sept 2022

APBC 2023 - 18th to 21st May of 2023 at Chongqing China

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
(Honorary Secretary and President Elect APBA)

Message from President

Dear APBA Members and Experts,

Although COVID-19 pandemic is still raging around the world, Professor Hajime Matsumura and his team organized a successful virtual meeting of 13th Asia Pacific Burn Congress (APBC) in Tokyo of Japan

Gaoxing LUO


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Our Leadership

Dr. Rajeev Ahuja

Founder President

Gaoxing Luo


Hajime Matsumura (Japan)

Immediate Past President

Vinita Puri

Secretary and President Elect


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