Look of Grand Hall
Renovation of the
Grand Hall was completed in early September. The newly renovated Grand
Hall is now equipped with better AV facilities.
HKAM Golf Tournament 2004
HKAM Golf Tournament 2004 has been scheduled for 17 November 2004 (Wednesday).
The tournament will be held at the Eden Course of the Hong Kong Golf
Club. Please click the link
below for event and registration details.
up for Halloween
celebration of the Halloween, a "Dress-up for Halloween" function will be
conducted for kids aged 4-12 at the Academy Lounge on 31 October 2004 (Sun). The program allows your kids to tailor-made
their own mask, cloak and face drawing. Please click link to see
2004 Health Manpower Survey on Doctors
The Department of Health of HKSAR has requested the Academy to disseminate
the following news:
Government of Hong Kong Special
Department of Health
2004 Health Manpower Survey on
The Department of Health will conduct the 2004 Health Manpower
Survey (HMS) on doctors in November 2004. The Survey aims to collect
updated information on the characteristics and employment status of registered
doctors in Hong Kong. The survey result will provide an important basis
for health manpower planning.
Although participation in the Survey is voluntary, your active
participation is extremely important to make the Survey a success. We
would like to enlist your support to the Survey by completely the questionnaire
and returning it by 31 December 2004 (Friday).
Similar to that of the previous surveys, self-administered
questionnaires will be sent together with the letters for renewal of practising
certificates to all registered doctors in Hong Kong. The information
collected will be handled in strict confidence and analysed in aggregate form to
protect your privacy. Upon completion of the Survey, the results with the
personal data anonymized will be released through the hompage of the Department
If you wish to have more information on the Survey, please visit
the homepage of the Department of Health at http://www.info.gov.hk/dh/health_new.
For further enquiries, please contact the Health Manpower Unit, Department of
Health at 2961 8566.
Department of Health
The Croucher Foundation Fellowships 2005/2006 in
"natural sciences, technology and medicine" is now open for
application. The application deadline is 11th November 2004. Please visit the Foundation website for more details.
20 kids attended the class held at the Academy Lounge on 18 September. Here are some photos
taken during the class.
an affiliated organiser, the Academy will have representatives speaking
at the symposium.
and assessment for anaesthesiologists - Hong Kong perspective by Dr.
of Surgical Competency - What is the Way Forward? by Dr. Samuel Kwok
and Maintaining the Standards: Evolution of the Hong Kong College of Family
Physicians Fellowship Examination by Dr. Donald Li
in Postgraduate Education: current practice and future directions by
Prof. Grace Tang
Training and Assessment for the Physicians in Hong Kong by Prof.
fee will be waived for all Academy Fellows and College trainees. Certain
Colleges have accredited CME points for this symposium. Please check symposium
website for CME accreditation details.
can register online, please click below for programme and registration details.