APAO Council

APAO Council (2023-2025)

Office Bearers

President

Ava HOSSAIN
(Bangladesh)
Secretary-General

Clement THAM
(Hong Kong, China)
President-Elect

Tetsuro OSHIKA
(Japan)
Vice-President

Taraprasad DAS
(India)
Vice-President

David MACKEY
(Australia)
Treasurer

Kenneth FONG
(Malaysia)
Deputy Secretary-General

Andrew CHANG
(Australia)

Ex-Officio Members

Immediate Past President

Ningli WANG
(China)
Immediate Past Secretary-General

Dennis LAM
(Hong Kong, China)
Congress President
2023

Kenneth FONG
(Malaysia)
Congress President
2024

Mohamad SIDIK (Indonesia)
Congress President
2025

Lalit VERMA
(India)
Congress President
2026

Jason YAM
(Hong Kong, China)

Regional Secretaries


Dariz MUSLEM
(Afghanistan)

David MACKEY
(Australia &
New Zealand)

Sharfuddin AHMED
(Bangladesh)

Helena HURAIRAH
(Brunei,
Associate Member)

Do SEIHA
(Cambodia)

Ke YAO
(China)

An-Guor WANG
(Chinese Taipei)

Ian WONG
(Hong Kong, China)

Santosh HONAVAR
(India)

Astrianda SURYONO
(Indonesia)

Siamak ZAREI-GHANAVATI
(Iran)

Koh-Hei SONODA
(Japan)

Hungwon TCHAH
(South Korea)

Khamphoua SOUTHISOMBATH
(Laos, Associate Member)

Muiz MAHYUDIN
(Malaysia)

Bulgan TUVAAN
(Mongolia)

Tin WIN
(Myanmar)

Rohit SAIJU
(Nepal)

Elenoa
MATOTO-RAIKABAKABA
(Pacific Islands,
Associate Member)

Muhammad MOIN
(Pakistan)

Ruben SIONG
(Philippines)

Marcus ANG
(Singapore)

Lalitha SENERATH
(Sri Lanka)

Wanicha CHUENKONGKAEW
(Thailand)

Nguyen Xuan HIEP
(Vietnam)

Subspecialty Society
Representatives


Donald TAN
(Asia Cornea Society)

Norihiko YOKOI
(Asia Dry Eye Society, Associate Member)

Seng Kheong FANG
(Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society)

Tien-Yin WONG
(Asia-Pacific Ocular Imaging Society)

S NATARAJAN
(Asia Pacific Ophthalmic Trauma Society)

Santosh HONAVAR
(Asia-Pacific Society of Ocular Oncology and Pathology)

Reynaldo JAVATE
(Asia-Pacific Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)

Jason YAM
(Asia-Pacific Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology Society)

Mingguang HE
(Asia Pacific Tele-Ophthalmology Society)

Andrew CHANG
(Asia-Pacific Vitreo-Retina Society)

Satoshi KASHII
(Asian Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, Associate Member)

Councilors-at-Large


Hugh TAYLOR
(Australia)

Ashok GROVER
(India)

Gullapalli Nag RAO
(India)

Charles MCGHEE
(New Zealand)

Hyosook AHN
(South Korea)

Paisan RUAMVIBOONSUK (Thailand)

Standing Committee Chairs

Advisory

Frank MARTIN
(Australia)
Advocacy

Tetsuro OSHIKA
(Japan)
AI & Digital Innovation

Daniel TING
(Singapore)
Awards

Ava HOSSAIN
(Bangladesh)
Congress

Clement THAM
(Hong Kong, China)
Constitution & Bylaws

Frank MARTIN
(Australia)
Fellowship

Nadeem BUTT
(Pakistan)
Gateway Project

Nitin VERMA
(Australia)
Journal & Online Education

Dennis LAM
(Hong Kong, China)
Leadership Development

Muhammad MOIN
(Pakistan)
Membership

David MACKEY
(Australia)
Ophthalmic Education

Rajvardhan AZAD
(India)
Practice Guidelines

Xiaoxin LI
(China)
Prevention of Blindness

Ningli WANG
(China)
Public Education

Yizhi LIU
(China)
Research

Ching-Yu CHENG
(Singapore)
Subspecialty

Shigeru KINOSHITA
(Japan)
Women in Ophthalmology

Ava HOSSAIN
(Bangladesh)
Young Ophthalmologists

Seng Kheong FANG
(Malaysia)