Dr LEUNG Moon Ho is the Secretary of the local organising committee of the current APLAR Congress. He serves in Queen Elizabeth Hospital Hong Kong, a tertiary regional centre, for 30 years. He is deputy chief of service of the Department of Medicine, consultant physician and Team Head of Rheumatology Division. He received training in the University of Hong Kong and Birmingham University of the United Kingdom. He has wide range of interests in different areas in rheumatology, including the comparison of lupus outcomes among multi-ethnic groups, inflammatory myositis and ambulatory self-monitoring of disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis patients.