Welcome Message from the president of APSTH
Dear Colleagues and Friends,
It gives us great pleasure to invite you to Sapporo, Japan for the 10th Congress for the Asian-Pacific Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis (APSTH). The APSTH is the foremost international organization in the Asia Pacific in the field bleeding and clotting diseases, with members from Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippine, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan, and Vietnam and with more joining at each biannual congress. The APSTH biannual Congress is a 3 day conference including a one-day educational workshop, and has served as an excellent learning and collaborative platform for clinicians and researchers in the Asia Pacific region to share knowledge and foster collaborations in a way that is relevant for Asia Pacific countries.
The theme for our 2018 congress is “Towards Excellence in Thrombosis and Hemostasis Research and Treatment” and will be held in conjunction with the Japanese Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis which represents over 1200 clinicians and scientists. Together we will achieve the aims of our conference theme in promoting science and enhancing clinical care in the arena of thrombosis and hemostasis.
This will be a truly exciting congress with excellent science, enriching education and extensive networking in a beautiful location. We very much look forward to having you with us and welcoming you to Sapporo, Japan.
President, Asian-Pacific Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis