HIMSS Asia Pacific Governing Council is a dedicated and committed group of industry experts to drive the industry forward through the use of healthcare information technologies and management systems.
In addition, the Council will provide advice and content expertise for HIMSS in the region. The Council will help focus efforts in Asia Pacific on our worldwide goal of transforming healthcare through IT.
Six outstanding industry leaders will form the members of HIMSS Asia Pacific Governing Council. Every member of the Council has been chosen for their good administrative acumen, well-known and highly-regarded expertise and commitment to promoting and applying healthcare IT to the delivery of quality healthcare.
Chairperson Dr. Ryan Banez Chief Medical Informatics Officer Electronic Health Records International - PHILIPPINES, Inc.
Vice-Chair Dr. Jenny Shao PhD, MBBS Health Information System Director United Family Health Care CHINA
Prof. Dr. Chi-Ming Chu Section of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health National Defense Medical Center TAIWAN
Edwin Chew Group Director, Applications Integrated Health Information Systems Pte Ltd (IHiS) SINGAPORE
Dr. Hee Hwang, M.D., Ph.D. Chief Information Officer Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH) KOREA
Dr. Manish Kohli Chief, Medical Informatics Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Khalid Alodhaibi, MBA, PhD Chief Information Officer Ministry of Defense Medical Services Department Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Andrew M Saunders Chief Information Officer Department of Health & Human Services Victoria Australia
Linus Tham Group Chief Information Officer Parkway Pantai Limited