Foundation of Asian Society of Abdominal Radiology

– The Asian Society of Abdominal Radiology (ASAR) was founded in 2007 under cooperation of Japanese Society of Abdominal Radiology (JSAR), Korean Society of Abdominal Radiology (KSAR) , Korean Society of Urogenital Radiology (KSUR) and Chinese Society of Abdominal Radiology(CSAR).

The 1st ACAR

– June 1 (Fri) – 2 (Sat), 2007
– Phoenix Seagaia Report, Miyazaki, Japan
– President: Osamu Matsui, M.D.

The 2nd ACAR

– June 5 (Fri) – 6 (Sat), 2009
– Lotte Hotel Seoul, Seoul, Korea
– President: Jae Hoon Lim, M.D. 2007-2009

-Congress President: Seung Hyup Kim, M.D.

The 3rd ACAR

– May 12 (Thu) – 15 (Sun), 2011
– China National Convention Center(CNCC), Beijing, China
– President: Qiyong Guo, M.D. 2011

-Congress President: Cheng Zhou, M.D.

The 4th ACAR

– May 22 (Fri) – 24 (Sun), 2013
– Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei
– President: Yi-Hong Chou, M.D. 2012-2014

-Congress President: Gin-Chung LIU, M.D.

The 5th ACAR

– June 19 (Fri) – 21 (Sun), 2015
-ACT CITY Hamamatsu, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan
– President: Yi-Hong Chou, M.D. 2012-2014

-Congress President: Hromu Mori, M.D.

The 6th ACAR

Theme:Toward Systematic and Standardized Abdominal Imaging

– April 21 (Fri) – 22 (Sat), 2017
– Haeundae Grand Hotel, Busan, Korea
– President: Hiromu Mori, M.D. 2015-2017

-Congress President: Seung Hyup Kim, M.D.

The 7th ACAR

Theme: Radiomics and Artificial Intelligence

– May 24 (Fri) – 25 (Sat), 2019
– Chengdu International Convention Center, Chengdu, China
– President: Seung Hyup Kim, M.D. 2017-2019

-Congress President: Bin Song, M.D.