ASCoN Executive Committee Members

The ASCoN Executive Committee acts as the decision making body of ASCoN. An annual general meeting takes place during the ASCoN Conference and provides the opportunity for members to plan activities and to meet at least once a year on a face to face basis. The Executive Committee is represented by medical and paramedical professionals, managers and persons living with spinal cord injury and include:

Dr HS Chhabra

Chief of Spine Services and Medical Director

Indian Spinal Injuries Centre,
New Delhi, India

Contact Email
drhschhabra@isiconline.org

Dr Nazirah Hasnan

Senior Lecturer and Rehabilitation Physician

University Malaya Medical College,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Contact Email
nazirah@um.edu.my

Dr Fazlul Hoque

Consultant Orthopaedics and Spine Surgery

Square Hospital, Bangladesh

Contact Email
Fazlul@squarehospital.com

Dr Apichana Kovindha

Dept of Rehabilitation Mediciner

University of Chiang Mai, Thailand

Contact Email
apichana.k@cmu.ac.th

Mr Stephen Muldoon

Head of Overseas Development

Livability, Ireland

Contact Email
smuldoon@livability.org.uk

Dr Narendra Pinto

Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

The National Hospital of Sri Lanka

Contact Email
Naren_pinto@hotmail.com

Prof Than Toe

Prof. and head of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Retired)

Yangon General Hospital and University of Medicine, Myanmar

Contact Email
thantoe@mptmail.com

Ms Esha Thapa

Dhungana, Director

Spinal Injury Rehabilitation Centre, Nepal

Contact Email
spinalinju@wlink.com.np

Ms Valerie Taylor

Co-ordinator

Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed, Bangladesh

Contact Email
taylorvaleriea@yahoo.co.uk

Mr Cyril Siriwardane

Secretary

Sri Lanka Foundation for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled, Sri Lanka

Contact Email
cyril@sltnet.lk

Mr Eric Weerts

DAU Technical Referent

Handicap International, Belgium

Contact Email
eric.weerts@handicap.be/a>

Maggie Muldoon

ASCoN Secretary

Ireland

Contact Email
mmuldoon@livability.org.uk

Dr Capt Dilip Kumar Sinha

Director

Hope Hospital, Patna, India

Contact Email
dilipsinhadr@yahoo.co.in

Prof S Rajasekaran

Chairman

Dept of Orthopaedic and Spine Surgery, Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India

Contact Email
rajasekaran.orth@gmail.com

Prof. Dr Khin Myo Hla

Professor / Head

Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Yangon General Hospital University of Medicine

Contact Email
drkmhygn@gmail.com

Dr Bouathep Phoumindr

PM&R Specialist

Faculty of Medical Technologies
University of Health Sciences Lao PDR

Contact Email
Bouathep@hotmail.com

Bum-Suk Lee M.D., M.P.H.

Medical Director

Specialist in Rehabilitation Medicine National Rehabilitation Centre
Seoul, Korea

Contact Email
iambs@hanmail.net

Md. Sohrab Hossain

Associate Professor Physio (BHPI) & Head of Programs

Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed, Bangladesh

Contact Email
sohrabphysio@gmail.com

Prof Than Toe

Prof. and head of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Retired)

Yangon General Hospital and University of Medicine, Myanmar

Contact Email
thantoe@mptmail.com

Membership of ASCoN is open to all organisations working in spinal cord injury management in Asia. There is no cost.