Council of Past Chairs
The Council of Past Chairs is an advisory group that provides institutional memory for the leadership of the WABIP and consultative advice to the current Chair as needed.

As of May 2014, this group is comprised of:

• Hirokuni Yoshimura, MD (Chair 2000 - 2004)
• Udaya Prakash, MD (Chair 2004 - 2008)
• Pablo Diaz, MD (Chair 2008 - 2010)
• Hiroaki Osada, MD (Chair 2010 - 2012)


Photo: Past Chairs meeting at the 18th WCBIP/WCBE in Kyoto, Japan - April 2014