David Todd Oration and Annual Dinner
The Academy is honoured to have Vice-Minister of Health, Prof. Huang Jie-fu to be this year’s orator. His oration topic is “Healthcare for Tomorrow’s China”. The 2007 David Todd Oration will be held in conjunction with the AGM, Fellowship Conferment and Annual Dinner on 13 December 2007.
Collaboration with Ministry of Health on Specialist Registration in Mainland
13 to 17 August 2007, a delegation of “grandfathers” from the 4
piloting hospitals in
of Chinese Medical Doctor Association
invitation by the Guangdong Chinese Medical Doctor Association (CMDA), the
Academy President visited
current CME/CPD cycle for Academy Fellows will end on 31 December 2007.
reported earlier, number of points obtained by means of passive
be capped at 75 for a cycle, effective
from 1 January 2008.
Fellows are reminded to take note of this for the coming cycle.
Fellows can click below to obtain a copy of the Academy’s CMECPD
Guidelines. For individual
College guidelines, Fellows should contact their Colleges.
the existing cycle will end in a few months time, Fellows
are reminded to make sure they will obtain the required number of CME/CPD
points before the end of this year, and to catch up if the points they
have obtained so far fall short of the requirements greatly.
who are on the Specialist Register (SR) of the Medical Council or Dental
Council will need to fulfil the requirements of the Academy to remain on
the SR. Fellows, except those
exempted for CME/CPD due to retirement, are also required to fulfil the
requirements to maintain the Academy Fellowship.
the CME/CPD cycle starting 1 January 2011, on top of changes for 2008, Fellows
would be strongly encouraged to (a) maintain a balanced CME/CPD profile
with a mix of different activities, including 5 points in a cycle from
activities in quality assurance audits and activities for improvement of
patient care in order to capture the full benefit of different types of
CME/CPD activities; and (b) increase further the CME/CPD points gained from
activities other than passive participation through decreasing the
proportion of passive participation CME/CPD activities.
Fellows will receive further detailed information from the Academy
has endorsed the recommendation of Education Committee to recognize a new
sub-specialty, namely Maternal
& Fetal Medicine,
Policy on Reduced Subscription Rates
The Secretariat will be closed at 3 pm on 25 September 2007 (Mid-Autumn Festival).
Hong Kong Medical Journal August 2007 issue is now available on the Journal’s website <http://www.hkmj.org>. Highlights of this issue include:
Hong Kong College of Community Medicine - Annual Scientific Meeting
Hong Kong College of Community Medicine will organise an Annual Scientific Meeting "Keeping Healthy, Opportunities of Ageing" on 8 September 2007 (Saturday) at Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building. Please click the following link for detailed information.
Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine - Scientific Symposium on Emergency Medicine
Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine will organise a Scientific Symposium on Emergency Medicine "Innovations and Technologies in Emergency Medicine" on 17-18 October 2007 (Wednesday & Thursday) at Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building. Please click the following link for detailed information.
4th Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Symposium and Conjoint commissioned training program
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Subspecialty Board, the Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Hospital Authority will organise the 4th Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Symposium and Conjoint commissioned training program on 6-7 October 2007 (Saturday & Sunday) at Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building. Please click the following link for detailed information.
The Royal College of Radiologists and Hong Kong College of Radiologists will jointly organise the 2nd Joint Scientific Meeting of The Royal College of Radiologists & Hong Kong College of Radiologists and 15th Annual Scientific Meeting of HKCR on 27-28 October
2007 (Saturday & Sunday) at Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building.
Please click the following links for detailed information.
Please find below the welcome message from the College.
Quizzes from the following Colleges are currently available at iCMECPD website for Fellows to study online for CME/CPD:
Please visit the CMe-Learning of iCMECPD website (www.icmecpd.hk) for the latest CME/CPD materials.
Activate iCMECPD Account
Fellows who want to check their CME profile MUST activate their iCMECPD account first. Please go to <http://www.icmecpd.hk> and click CMe-Learning or Member's Area, then click For newcomers, please click HERE to activate your account NOW!!
Conference(s) / Symposium(s)