Welcome to APHIA

Asia-Pacific Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics Association (APHIA) formerly known as ASEATTA endeavours:

- To promote, encourage and assist the study of Tissue Typing, Immunogenetics and Transplantation Immunology.

- To provide quality control, standardisation and other support including research advise for Tissue Typing, Immunogenetics and Transplantation

- To educate the public and the medical profession as to the necessity for a coordinated approach to the provision of Tissue Typing, Immunogenetics and Transplantation Immunology facilities.

- To establish, encourage and contribute to scholarships, fellowships and travel grants for the purposes of promoting or encouraging any of the objects of the Association.

- To provide expert opinion to government and private organisations on matters relating to Tissue Typing, Immunogenetics, Transplantation Immunology and related areas.

APHIA annual conference 

2019-no annual conference

APHIA is promoting the Taiwan Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (TSHI) annual conference with a view to holding a joint future conference.

TSHI: 28th-29th of September 2019

Please note: APHIA bursaries are not available to attend the TSHI meeting


2020-APHIA annual conference, Ahmedabad, India (November 2020-dates to be advised)