Dear Colleagues and Friends,
As the President of WFSLMS, I would like to welcome all of you to the 2019 Taipei World Laser Medicine Congress. The Congress is a joint gathering of three major international laser associations, namely, WFSLMS, ISLSM, and ITPA, and will be held in Taipei, Taiwan from June 28 to 30, 2019. The Congress will be an important platform for the exchange of advanced knowledge and experience in laser clinical applications and basic research of various laser fields.
Moreover, it will be a good opportunity to improve the friendship and lasting cohesion of our laser family around the world.
Taipei is the principal cultural and economic centre of the beautiful island of Taiwan. People are renowned for their hospitality, courtesy and friendliness.
The organizing committee will arrange up-to-date scientific programs and exciting social activities during the convening of the Congress.
We sincerely welcome you from all over the world to attend the meeting. The meeting would not be successful without your participation.
We hope to see you in Taipei in June 2019
Ming-Chien Kao, MD, D.M.Sc
Honorary Congress President, World Laser Medicine Congress 2019
President, World Federation of Societies for Laser Medicine and Surgery
On behalf of the Organizing Committee of World Laser Medicine Congress 2019, we would like to extend our warmest welcome to all friends, participants, and distinguished guest speakers from all over the world. It’s our honor to have this Congress conjoined with three major international associations, World Federation of Societies for Laser Medical and Surgery (WFSLMS), International Society of Laser Surgery and Medicine (ISLSM), and International Phototherapy Association (IPTA) held in Taipei, Taiwan from June 28 to 30, 2019.
As the Congress President, I am very pleased to announce that the Congress has attracted more than 500 delegates from 32 countries to attend this Congress. The program consists of 5 keynote lectures, 30 symposia and more than 150 free papers presented, including the best paper awards. We are ready to provide the advanced concept of current and future prospection in Laser Medicine and Surgery researches and build a platform of exchanging and communicating for all the Congress attendees.
Taipei city is a modern metropolitan city with many attractions. I would like to cordially invite you to experience an unique fusion of Taiwanese lifestyle, sightseeing, and cuisine in this diversity and energetic city, Taipei.
Lastly, I would like to express my greatest appreciation to all speakers, and local organizing committee and colleagues for their hard work to make this Congress possible.
May all have a wonderful and beneficial stay in Taipei!
Cheng-Jen Chang, MD, PhD, FACS, FICS
World Laser Medicine Congress 2019
The 23rd Meeting of International Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine
On behalf of the Secretary General of WLMC 2019 and President of Taiwan Laser Photonics and Minimally Invasive Surgery Association (TLPMSA), it is my great pleasure to invite you to attend the World Laser Medicine Congress 2019 (WLMC 2019), which will take place at Taipei International Convention Centre(TICC) in Taipei, Taiwan, from 28 to 30 June 2019.
WLMC 2019 prides itself not only along with TLPMSA and Taipei Medical University, but also conjoining with three major international laser associations – World Federation of Societies for Laser Medical Surgery (WFSLMS), International Society of Laser Surgery and Medicine (ISLSM), and International Phototherapy Association (IPTA). The lectures, sessions and posters will be provided by worldwide recognised experts in 12 divisions – an important meeting to exchange the clinical laser practices and innovative perspectives.
I warmly encourage the doctors, nurses, academicians and students to join us at WLMC 2019 and enjoy the beautiful Formosan culture.
We look forward to your active participation and wish you all the success.
Chao- Kai, Chang, M.D., M.P.H, Ph.D
World Laser Medicine Congress 2019
On behalf of Deputy CEO of World Laser Medicine Congress 2019 and CEO of Asia Pacific Laser Institute, I would like to extend my dearest welcome and appreciation to all friends, participants, and esteemed guest speakers from all over the world. This time, we are not alone. Cooperating with the three major international well-known associations, we are sincerely honored to hold this Congress conjoined with World Federation of Societies for Laser Medical and Surgery (WFSLMS), International Society of Laser Surgery and Medicine (ISLSM), and International Phototherapy Association (IPTA) in Taipei, Taiwan in June 2019. At this very moment, I am thrilled and proud to say: “Thank you for choosing us as the organizers for this very event, and the scarcity of the best Laser Congress in the world has been truly appreciated. We hope this is the first and will be the start for the second.”
Experts from all over the world will be here in Taipei, ready to give out the best glamour. The most innovative concept of contemporary and future prospects in Laser Medicine and Surgery will be delivered and a borderless platform of sharing and learning will be built for each of the delegates.
Taipei is one of the modern cities where share a great diversity in multiple aspects. I would like to invite you to not only gain the knowledge from this congress but also experience the dynamic yet vivid Taipei to wrap up your valuable weekend.
Lastly, I hope we could meet in this beneficial congress and exchange our greatest harvest we have gained from the World Laser Medicine Congress. Let’s make Laser Medicine not only globalized but also fully localized in Taiwan.
Jyuhn H. KE, Ph.D
Deputy Secretary, WLMC (2019 World Laser Medicine Congress)
CEO, APLI (Asia Pacific Laser Institute)
Secretary General, SOLA (International Society for Oral Laser Applications)
Associate Professor, National Taipei University of Technology