Dr Ronald Yip is the Clinical Services Director of the integrated Diagnostic and Medical Centre of the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals. He is the Immediate Past President of the Hong Kong Society of Rheumatology the Honorary Consultant of the Department of Medicine of Kwong Wah Hospital. He is also the Honorary Clinical Associate Professors of the two medical universities in Hong Kong. He is the Associate editor of the international journal of rheumatic diseases. He is also the advisor of a number of patient’ self help groups including the Hong Kong Rheumatoid Arthritis Association, Hong Kong Ankylosing Spondylitis Association, B27 association and Hong Kong Psoriatic Arthritis Association.