Officers

A Board of Directors known as the "Council" manages the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, Incorporation. The Board is made up of the President, Past President, President Elect, Secretary General, Secretary General Elect, Treasurer, Treasurer Elect, Chairman of the Scientific Committee, Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Congress Chairman, HPB Editor-in-Chief, Members at Large and the three Regional Presidents of E-AHPBA, AHPBA and A-PHPBA.

President 

Norihiro Kokudo, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCS

Tokyo, Japan

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Past President

Martin Smith

Johannesburg, South Africa

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President Elect 

William R. Jarnagin, MD, FACS

New York, USA


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Treasurer

Elijah Dixon, MD FRCSC FACS

Calgary, Alberta Canada

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Secretary General 

Kevin Conlon, MA MCh MBA FRCSI FACS FRCSED FRCSG FTCD

Dublin, Ireland

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Chairman Scientific Programme Committee

Javier Lendoire

Buenos Aires, Argentina 

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Diversity and Inclusion Officer 

Rebecca M Minter, MD

Madison, USA

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Treasurer Elect

Charles Vollmer 

Philadelphia, USA 

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Secretary General Elect 

Cornelis H.C. (Kees) Dejong

Maastricht, Netherlands 

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Council Members at Large

  • René Adam (France)
  • Rowan Parks (UK)
  • Itaru Endo (Japan)
  • Zhiyong Huang (China)

Regional Presidents

AHPBA: Michael D’Angelica, New York, USA
A-PHPBA: Krishnakumar Madhavan, Singapore  
E-AHPBA: Kevin Conlon, Dublin, Ireland

2022 World Congress Chairman

William Chapman, Saint Louis, USA

HPB Editor-in-Chief 

Steve Wigmore, Edinburgh, UK 

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