for Reinstatement of Fellowship
The Academy has recently revised its CME/CPD requirements for reinstatement of Fellowship. Under the revised policy, an ex-Fellow applying to reinstate his Fellowship will be required to have obtained at least 90 points within 36 months counting back from the date of application for reinstatement. And of the 90 points required, a pro -rata number of points must be obtained WITHIN the period between the date of Fellowship removal and the date of application for reinstatement (the lapse period). This new policy will become effective from 1 September 2006. For more detailed information and illustrations, please download the documents below.
Visit to HKAM by
Anshan City Delegation
A delegation of health professionals from Anshan City of Liaoning Province
visited the Academy on 17 May 2006. The
delegation was received by the Academy Vice-President (Edu. & Exams).
A short presentation and Q&A session was also held for the visiting
team to introduce the Academy and the specialist accreditation system in
Meeting - 15 June 2006
Council has decided to hold an EGM on 15 June 2006 to admit new Fellows. The EGM will be held at 7:30 pm at the Council Chamber, 10/F HKAM Jockey Club Building, 99 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong
Series April 2006
2006 Annual Subscriptions
are reminded that their 2006 Annual Subscriptions were due on 1 January 2006.
Fellows should have received a demand note from either the Academy or
their College. Please be reminded
that it is Council’s 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.
to AOCR 2006
The Organizing Committee of AOCR and Hong Kong College of Radiologists would like to invite Fellows to attend the 11th Asian Oceanian Congress of Radiology (11th AOCR), which will be held on 6 - 9 August 2006, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong SAR, China.
is the Congress of the Asian Oceanian Society of Radiology, which comprises 23
Member Societies from the region.
very exciting programme has
been planned. The meeting will feature many aspects of the
latest advances in imaging, like functional & molecular imaging and
patient management. It also provides an opportunity for members and health
professionals to review and learn from each other the wide spectrum of disease
conditions, to be informed about the technological and management progress in Fellows'
field of interest. Fellows will find the programme
comprehensive, educational and interesting.
It is the Radiological Conference for ALL Health Professionals, something Fellows cannot afford to miss. Please visit the Congress website for the full program, www.aocr2006.org.
Facilities at the Academy
you thinking of providing accommodations for the College examiners, visiting
lecturers, or conference speakers during their visit to
(single room) / $900 (suite)
per room per night, you can rest
For just $600 (single room) / $900 (suite) per room per night, you can restassured that you and your guests can enjoy a comfortable stay at the Academy!
our Conference Department at 2871 8787 or e-mail to email@example.com
to enquire about details!
The Academy Lounge on 3/F is an ideal place for Fellows to sit back and relax with friends or associates over a glass of wine. It can also be turned into a gallery for exhibitions of paintings and photos. Fellows who are amateur photographer or painter can consider displaying their collection there over a period of time and share their work with visitors. For the health-conscious Fellows, there is a fitness centre with basic gym equipment and a sauna. There is also a VIP room at the lounge that provides an exclusive environment for private gatherings. The Academy Lounge opens daily from 12:00noon - 9:00pm (Monday to Saturday) and 9:00am - 9:00pm (Sundays and Public Holidays). For information, please call 2871 8737.
The Fellows' Garden on 3/F just outside the lounge is equipped with a BBQ counter that could cater around 20 guests. Fellows can host full-service BBQ parties for families and friends or arrange a less formal BBQ gathering for special guests to take a break during medical conferences. For booking information, please contact the Conference Department at 2871 8787, or firstname.lastname@example.org