Election of Council Members
At the close of nominations on 10 September 2003, the following nominations were
received. Fellows will receive the ballot papers in early October and
should return the same to the Secretariat by 17 November 2003, 5:00 pm.
Fellow may vote for ANY BUT NOT MORE THAN FIVE candidates.
10th Anniversary Congress – New Challenges in Healthcare
The congress will be held from 28 to 30 November. If you have not yet registered for this congress, please hurry up. Check out more details from the Academy website: http://www.hkam.org.hk/nch/index.html
10th Annual General Meeting
The 10th AGM of the Academy will be held on 19 December 2003 at 6:30 pm at the Pao Yue Kong Auditorium. Fellowship conferment ceremony and presentations of the Best Original Research by Trainees competition will be held on the same day.
New Fellowship Card
Fellows will receive a new Fellowship Card in November. The new card will be embedded with a smart chip. Fellows will be requested to present their Fellowship card when using the Academy facilities. This card can also be used to capture attendance for certain CME activities held at the Academy. It will be first used to capture attendance at the Academy’s 10th anniversary congress.
Anniversary Book: In Pursuit of Excellence
The 10th anniversary book of the Academy, In Pursuit of Excellence, will be published in November 2003. Fellows will get a copy of this book shortly.
Fellows are welcome to book the
Academy Lounge for BBQ or exhibitions. The Fellows Garden next to the
Lounge is a good place for BBQ party of 20-30 persons. It provides an
exclusive and private environment for warm gatherings of family members and
friends. Please click links below for
Chinese Paintings Exhibition at the Academy Lounge
Ms. Carrie Ka-Lee Cheung (M.Med.Sc., HKU), a talented and enthusiastic painter, will be displaying her Chinese lotus paintings at the Academy Lounge in November and December of 2003 during the Academy’s 10th anniversary celebration.
Academy policy on reduced rate subscriptions
The Academy last revised its policy on reduced rate subscriptions in 2000. Detailed policy can be found in the Fellows Area in the HKAM website. Fellows are requested to note that reduced rates will be effective from the next subscription year after submission of application. Fellows should therefore submit their applications before 31 December 2003 if they are eligible for and wish to enjoy the reduced rates in year 2004.