Membership Benefits

Why Join the A-PHPBA?

A-PHPBA is well on its way to being a premier organization. It is with great pleasure that we would like to cordially invite you to be part of it. Membership in A-PHPBA means membership in a national & global network of medical professionals specializing in the liver, pancreas and biliary system. A-PHBPA boasts a diverse membership, including leading specialists within the field. With an array of key membership benefits, it is easy to see why so many HPB medical professionals have made the decision to join this prestigious organization.

Benefits of Membership

  • Professional connection – access to a strong professional network of your peers
  • Annual subscription to JHBPS
  • Annual subscription to HPB
  • Observership to Japan
  • Observership to South Korea
  • Discount registration fees to both the World and Biennial Regional Congresses
  • Access to technical and training guidelines
  • Membership of a professional and global network
  • Certificate of Membership
  • Participation in future HPB programs

As one of the most recognized organizations in its field, A-PHPBA represents both surgical and non-surgical specialists throughout Asia-Pacific region. Today, more than 800 active members create the energy of our society.

How to Join

Combined Membership, IHPBA /A-PHPBA, US$205.00 per year

IHPBA & A-PHPBA have joined together to offer a combined membership. Combined members enjoy full membership status in both the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association as well as the Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association. 


Combined Junior Membership, IHPBA /A-PHPBA, US$75.00 per year

Junior Membership is offered to those members who are presently a trainee, resident or fellow enrolled in a programme of medical education or research, or any practicing surgeon under the age of 35. In an effort to make membership more affordable for young doctors and residents, junior members enjoy the same benefits as full active members at the reduced rate. 


Combined Allied Health Professional Membership, IHPBA /A-PHPBA, US$90.00 per year

 This membership is offered to any healthcare practitioner who is a nurse, PA, NP, OR, radiologist, anaesthesia technician or other practitioner actively involved and interested in any of the hepatic, pancreatic or biliary fields. 


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