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25th Anniversary Congress

The finale 25th Anniversary Congress, with the theme “Beyond 25: New Paradigms in Healthcare”, will be held on 7-9 December 2018. The Congress will serve as an excellent platform for local and international healthcare leaders and experts to share views on medical advances, innovative technologies and challenges across different specialties. Details about the provisional programme can be found at the Congress website: http://page.hkam.org.hk/25Congress.

Halnan Lecture

Speaker : Dr. Humayun Chaudhry
Chair, International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities
Topic : Regulators and Clinicians: Making a Difference in Medical Worldwide

David Todd Oration

Speaker : Prof. K.Y. Yuen
Henry Fok Professor of Infectious Diseases
Chair of Infectious Diseases
Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Topic : Emerging Infectious Diseases and Beyond

Register now: Register on or before 31 August 2018 at the early bird rate!

Call for abstracts: The Congress welcomes the submission of abstracts around the main theme for oral or poster presentation on or before 15 September 2018.

For enquiries, please contact the Congress Secretariat at 25congress@event.hkam.org.hk.

25th Anniversary Congress

 

 

  College Events / Updates
Advanced Disaster Response Course, September to November 2018

The Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine (HKCEM) will be organising the Advanced Disaster Response Course (ADRC) on 29 September, 20 October and 24 November 2018.

The ADRC is organised for the Hong Kong Jockey Club Disaster Preparedness and Response Institute (HKJCDPRI).? This three-day course will start in September 2018.? Distinguished overseas speakers from the UK and New Zealand will share on the topics of Disaster Leadership, Community Engagement and Business Continuity in Disaster

 

Advanced Disaster Response Course, September to November 2018

2018 HKCPsych International Mental Health Congress, 14-16 December 2018

Organised by the Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists, the HKCPsych International Mental Health Congress will be held on 14-16 December 2018 (Friday – Sunday) at the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building. The theme of this Congress is “Changes and Opportunities beyond 25 Years”.

The congress aims to provide a platform for medical practitioners and other allied health professionals from the Asian regions and other parts of the world to share the latest advances and challenges in the field of mental health care.


Pre-congress Workshop on Advanced Leadership and Management Skills

The Pre-congress workshops of the 2018 HKCPsych International Mental Health Congress will be held on 13 December 2018 (Thursday) at the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building. The topic is on Advanced Leadership and Management Skills.

This one-day workshop will be conducted by Professor Dinesh Bhugra, President-Elect of the British Medical Association. The workshop is suitable for doctors at their mid- or advanced career who are taking leadership roles in their respective medical or related field.

 

Post-Congress Workshop on Psychotherapy with the Tavistock  and  Portman NHS Foundation Trust, UK

The Post-congress workshops of the 2018 HKCPsych International Mental Health Congress will be held on 16 December 2018 (Sunday) at the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building.  The topic is Psychotherapy with the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, UK.


For details about the workshops and main congress, please visit http://www.psy2018.hk/ or Congress Secretariat at (852) 2559 9973 or via email to info@psy2018.hk.

2018 HKCPsych International Mental Health Congress, 14-16 December 2018

 

 

  Other Conferences / Symposia / Courses
52nd Malaysia-Singapore Congress of Medicine

The 52nd Malaysia-Singapore Congress of Medicine, organised by the Academy of Medicine of Malaysia and Academy of Medicine, Singapore, will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 27-29 July 2018. The theme of this Congress will be “Battling Cancer – What is Your Role”. HKAM Fellows can enjoy special rates. Please click the below links for further information.

52nd Malaysia-Singapore Congress of Medicine

Symposium on Cancer Challenge in Hong Kong, 6 October 2018

Organised by the Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society and supported by the Academy, the Symposium on Cancer Challenge in Hong Kong will be held on 6 October 2018. With the theme “Sustainable Cancer Control Plan for Hong Kong”, the symposium aims to provide an opportunity for more professionals, academia and policy makers in Hong Kong to learn and deliberate on how we can develop a sustainable cancer control plan for Hong Kong. Please click here for the tentative programme.


Expert Witness Training Courses

The Academy of Experts (AoE) will run several Expert Witness training courses in Hong Kong in November 2018. The Academy is a supporting organisation for the courses. Fellows can enjoy special rates. Please click here for further details. All the registrations should be sent directly to the organiser by fax at (852) 3010 1269. For enquiry, please contact AoE directly at admin@academy-experts.org.

Expert Witness Training Courses

Others

Date Conference(s) / Symposium(s) / Course(s) Organiser(s)
14 Sep 2018

Distinguished Lecture

Speaker: Prof. Sophia Chan, Secretary for Food and Health

Department of Surgery, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong


Enquiry:
Email: dl.surgery@hku.hk

20-21 Sep 2018 “Philanthropy for Better Cities” Forum The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust
HKAM Fellows can enjoy a special rate at HK$1,250 per ticket (50% of the regular price) for the two-day pass. 


Enquiry and registration:
Ms. Iris Lam:
iris.ks.lam@hkjc.org.hk / (852) 2654 3036
Mr. William Ng:
William.wc.ng@hkjc.org.hk
/ (852) 2966 5722
29 Oct -
2 Nov 2018

The 20th International Psycho-Oncology Society World Congress of Psycho-Oncology (IPOS 2018)

Theme: Optimizing psychosocial supportive services in cancer care

School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong
Enquiry:
Email: enquiry@ipos2018.com
23 Nov 2018

AJS McFadzean Distinguished Lecture

Title: New treatment for amyloidosis and for Alzheimer’s disease

Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong


Enquiry:
Email: medconf@hku.hk
7-9 Dec 2018 The Chinese University of Hong Kong ENT Conference 2018

Theme: Technological Advances in ENT Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Enquiry:
Email: entconf@ent.cuhk.edu.hk
18-19 Dec 2018 Frontiers in Medical and Health Sciences Education 2018

Title: Learning in Alliance: Inter-professional Health Education and Practice

Bau Institute of Medical and Health Sciences Education, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
Enquiry:
Email: imhse@hku.hk

 

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