October 2014, 22:16

30 October 2014



History of the ASEAN Federation of Cardiology: A 38-Year Journey

Richard Ng

ASEAN Heart Journal

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The ASEAN Federation of Cardiology (AFC) was conceptualized in 1973, when all official representatives of the five cardiac societies of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand agreed to form a nonpolitical federation for the advancement of cardiology practice and education in Southeast Asia.


ASEAN Country - Secretary General - Memorial Lecture - Original Country - Fixed Asset




Singapore, Past President, ASEAN Federation of Cardiology, Founding Director, ASEAN College of Cardiology; July 2012

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