Academy was invited by the Ministry of Health to attend a working seminar on
“Training and admission of specialists on Mainland”.
The seminar will be held in
on 5th July. The Academy
will send a 5-person delegation including the President and Vice-President (Edu.
& Exams) to attend and report on the
of Council Members
term of office of the 5
elected/co-opted Council member will expire at
the conclusion of this year’s annual general meeting.
Election process will start in July,
and results will be announced at the AGM to be held on 16
of New Fellows
At the extraordinary general meeting held on 16
June 2005, 163 new Fellows were admitted. They
will be invited to attend a conferment ceremony in December.
The conferment ceremony will be held in conjunction with the David Todd
Oration. Prof. Zhong Nan-shan,
Chairman of the Chinese Medical Association, has kindly agreed to be this
year’s orator. More details will
be announced in coming months.
to Principles and Guidelines on CME/CPD
The Education Committee recently proposed some
minor changes to the guidelines. Council
endorsed these amendments in June. To
download a new version of the guidelines, please go to the Fellows Area of this
The Academy is delighted to announce that Dr. C.H.
Leong, Immediate Past President of the Academy, was conferred the Dental
Fellowship ad hominem by the Royal
College of Surgeons Edinburgh in June.
Activities at the Academy Lounge
Food Cookery Class and Children Magic 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
The Library of Chinese Academy of Science is
compiling a book on “Development of Science and Technology in
China”, and now invites submissions. Interested
Fellows can visit the CAS website for more details.
Forums on Influenza Pandemic Preparedness of Healthcare Workers
The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) will organize
4 open forums to arouse healthcare workers’ awareness of the risk of influenza
pandemic and prepare them for the risk. Four
identical forum will be held on 6th, 12th, 15th and 21st
July. Several Colleges have
accredited CME points for this forum. For
enrolments, please contact Mr. Ivan Wong of the CHP on 3523 0183.