President of Malaysian Arthroscopy Society

MAS was registered in March 2013 and is a society for Malaysian orthopaedic surgeons, sports physicians and medical practitioners with interest in arthroscopy surgery.

MAS was formed to promote, encourage, support and foster through continuing medical education functions; the development and dissemination of knowledge in the discipline of arthroscopic surgery in order to improve upon the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injuries of the musculo-skeletal system.

As this is a new society, MAS will establish mechanisms to accomplish its' mission and goals. These include a monitored membership process, a membership driven committee structure, the continuous development and refinement of psychomotor skills courses, and ownership, production and distribution of a peer reviewed journal.

MAS will work with international, regional and national societies who share similar goals thereby providing a larger arena where these societies and organizations can combine their strengths at an international platform.

MAS will provide education in the form of

  • An Annual Scientific Meeting,
  • MAS Approved Courses,
  • Clinical attachment and fellowships,
  • MAS newsletter

Join MAS as a member and enjoy the following benefits:-

  • Discounted registration fees to the MAS Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Subscription to the MAS Newsletter & E-News
  • Opportunity to participate in MAS Approved Teaching Centers and Approved Courses

An active member will also have the:-

  • Opportunity to serve as an MAS Committee Member
  • Financial support to attend overseas conference

On behalf of the committee I hereby invite all orthopaedic surgeons, sports physicians and medical practitioners who are interested in the field of Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine to join us as a member.

I firmly believe that MAS members will benefit greatly from joining the society. I look forward to welcoming you as a member of MAS.

Yours sincerely,
Col Dr Azmi Abdul Latif (R)