Presidents Advisory Committee
A Past Presidents Advisory Committee (PPAC)
comprising past presidents of the Academy and Colleges was formed to
offer advice to the Academy Council on matters relating to the development and
policies of the Academy and its Colleges.
Dr. C.H. Leong and Prof. Richard Yu were elected co-convenors and Dr.
Donald Li was elected Honorary Secretary of the PPAC.
The PPAC had its first meeting on 19 May and will hold meeting quarterly.
The founding President of the Academy, Prof Sir David Todd, visited
recently and also attended the 1st PPAC meeting.
Academy is delighted to announce that the President, Prof. Grace Tang, has been
awarded the Outstanding Women Professional & Entrepreneurs Award 2005.
award is a tri-annual event which honours and celebrates the achievements of
. The award recognizes women who have made significant contribution to their
's business environment and society. They are selected for providing outstanding
examples to business leaders, peers and youth alike, in their high standard of
integrity and ethical values.
Award carries two categories: Outstanding Women Professionals and Outstanding
Women Entrepreneurs. For each category, there are three recipients. Prof. Tang
has been given the award in the category of Outstanding Women Professionals. The
presentation ceremony will be on 8th June 2005.
Fellows, namely Prof. L.K. Hung, Dr. Cindy Lam, Dr. Roch Lee and Dr. Ronnie Poon,
were recently appointed CME/CPD Associate Directors to assist the Vice-President
(Edu. & Exams) in achieving the aims of the CME/CPD Office, and to
help manage the academic contents of the CME/CPD materials.
They work for the Academy as CME/CPD Associate Directors on honorary
Ming Chan was appointed as CME/CPD Executive Officer in
coordinate all the CME/CPD activities and related matters.
Before joining the Academy, Ming worked for various professional bodies
including Hong Kong Association of Accounting Technicians, Hong Kong Institute
of Certified Public Accountants and Hong Kong Securities Institute. Ming
graduated from the
with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and subsequently obtained Master of
Business Systems from
will also assist in developing and overseeing the MLMS to provide
quality services to Fellows.
Fellows who have any enquiry on the MLMS can contact Ming on 2871 8816 or
Activities at the Academy Lounge
Food Cookery Class, Children Magic Course and Children
Taekwondo Course will be organized at the Academy Lounge. According
to previous experience, interest classes for kids are usually fully booked very
soon. Please register your place as quick as possible. Please click
below for details.
Food Cookery Class
General Meeting – 16 June 2005
has decided to hold an EGM on 16 June 2005 to admit new Fellows.
The EGM will be held at 7:00 pm at the Council Chamber, 10/F HKAM Jockey
99 Wong Chuk Hang Road
are reminded that their 2005
Annual Subscriptions are due on 1 January 2005.
Fellows should have
a demand note from either the Academy or their College.
Please be reminded that it is the
policy that subscriptions received by the Academy after 30 June will be subject
to a surcharge of 5% on the subscription amount.
Please settle your subscription as soon as possible if you have not yet done so.
Joint Scientific Meeting of the
Radiologists & Hong Kong
of Radiologists, and the 13th Annual Scientific Meeting of HKCR:
The Royal College of
Radiologists and Hong Kong College of Radiologists will jointly organize a
scientific meeting in Hong Kong this October.
meeting will be held from 21st to 23rd October 2005
(Friday to Sunday) at the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building. There
will be scientific symposia, proffered paper and poster presentations, trade
exhibition and book exhibition.
meeting aims to bring together radiologists, clinical oncologists and nuclear
medicine physicians practicing locally and overseas for the interflow of
knowledge and advancement. Physicians of other disciplines, radiographers
and other healthcare professionals are also welcome. A Radiographer
Session will be organized to promote exchange of valuable experience with the
College's radiographer colleagues.
Radiology, there will be subspecialty focus sessions in Interventional
Radiology and Musculoskeletal Radiology. For Clinical Oncology, the subspecialty
focus session will be on Neuro-oncology.
further details, please visit the College's website at: