About APFCB

The Asaia-Pacific Federation for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine (APFCB), a regional subdivision of International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (IFCC),has representatives from  over 18 countries.

The Asia -Pacific Federation for Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine Congress (13th APFCB Congress) is a scientific meeting of the APFCB, held every 3 years in different parts of the region.15th APFCB Congress would be held in Jaipur, India in 2019.

 Members of APFCB

  • Australasian Association of Clinical Biochemists (AACB)
  • Chinese Society of Laboratory Medicine (CSLM)
  • Hong Kong Society of Clinical Chemistry (HKSCC)
  • Association of Clinical Biochemists of India (ACBI)
  • Indonesian Association for Clinical Chemistry (IACC)
  • Japan Society of Clinical Chemistry (JSCC)
  • Korean Society of Clinical Chemistry (KSCC)
  • Malaysian Association of Clinical Biochemists (MACB)
  • Nepal Association for Medical Laboratory Sciences (NAMLS)
  • Pakistan Society of Clinical Pathologists (PSCP)
  • Philippine Association of Medical Technologists (PAMET)
  • Singapore Association of Clinical Biochemistry (SACB)
  • Association for Clinical Biochemistry, Sri Lanka (ACBSL)
  • Chinese Association for Clinical Biochemistry, Taiwan (CACB)
  • Thailand Association of Clinical Biochemists (TACB)
  • Vietnamese Association of Clinical Biochemistry (VACB)
  • Mongolian Association of Health Laboratorians (MAHL)
  • Iranian Association of Clinical Laboratory Doctors (IACLD)

 Affiliate Members

  • Chinese Association of Clinical Laboratory Management (CACLM) 
  • Association of Medical Biochemists of India (AMBI)
  • Macao Laboratory Medicine Association (MLMA)
  • Nepalese association of Clinical Chemistry (NACC)
  • Philippine Council for Quality Assurance in Clinical Laboratories (PCQACL)
  • College of Community Physicians of Srilanka (CCPSL)

 Past APFCB Congresses

1979 Singapore
1982 Singapore
1985 Bali, Indonesia
1988 Hong Kong
1991 Kobe, Japan
1993 Melbourne, Australia
1995 Bangkok, Thailand
1998 Kuala Lumpur, Malayasia
2001 New Delhi, India
2004 Perth, Australia
2007 Beijing, China
2010 Seoul, South Korea
2013 Bali, Indonesia
2016 Taipei, Taiwan
2019 Jaipur, India