2nd (Wednesday)

2nd, 9th, 23rd, 30th (Every Wednesday)
HKMA Orchestra Practice Session
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 7:00pm
Venue: The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


3rd (Thursday)

HKMA Council Meeting
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 8:00pm
Venue: 5/F, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, HK
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


5th (Saturday)

Emergency Radiology Seminar 2001
Hospital Authority, HK College of Radiologists and HK College of Emergency Medicine

Time: 8:50am-4:50pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre, Hospital Authority Building, 147B Argyle Street, Kln
Enquiry: Mr. Donald Lee, Tel: 2871 8831
Remarks: 6 CME points by Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine; 6 CME points by HK College of Radiologists; 5 CME points by The College of Surgeons of HK


CME Lecture on Osteoporosis
The Hong Kong Medical Association co-organized with Osteoporosis Centre of Queen Mary Hospital

Time: 1:00pm
Venue: Sheraton Hotel
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


5th-9th (Saturday-Wednesday)
Combined Scientific Meeting (CSM 2001)
The Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care, Faculty of Pain Medicine and The Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists

Enquiry: CSM 2001 HK Conference Secretariat
Tel: 2559 9973, Fax: 2547 9528


6th (Sunday)

5th-9th (Saturday-Wednesday)
Combined Scientific Meeting (CSM 2001)
The Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care, Faculty of Pain Medicine and The Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists


7th (Monday)

Unusual but Interesting Urological Mass Lesions
Hong Kong Urological Association

Chairman: Dr. Sun Wai-Ho
Speaker: Dr. Ng Man-Tat
Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm
Venue: Seminar Room, G/F, Block A, QEH
Enquiry: Dr. Chan Kwok-Keung / Ms. Siddy Ma Tel: 2958 6006, Fax: 2958 6076
Remarks: 1 CME point by College of Surgeons of HK


5th-9th (Saturday-Wednesday)
Combined Scientific Meeting (CSM 2001)
The Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care, Faculty of Pain Medicine and The Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists

8th (Tuesday)

Clinical Aspects in Treating Type 2 Diabetes: Molecular Action to Vascular Protection
Hong Kong Society of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Reproduction

Chairman: Prof. Karen Lam
Speaker: Dr. Andrew Harrower
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Venue: Sheraton Hotel, 3/F Ballroom, HK
Enquiry: Mr. Tony Tang
Tel: 2577 1922, Fax: 2890 5703
Remarks: HK Medical Association, HK Doctors Union, HK College of Physicians and The HK College of Family Physicians


Biennial General Meeting and Scientific Meeting on "Pathophysiology & Treatment of Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding"
The Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Hong Kong

Chairperson: Dr. Dominic Li
Speaker: Prof. Iain T Cameron, UK
Time: 6:00pm-9:30pm
Venue: The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong,
The Ballroom, Basement 3,
3 Connaught Road, Central, HK
Enquiry: Ms. Anita da Silva
Tel: 2510 6310, Fax: 2510 6361


5th-9th (Saturday-Wednesday)
Combined Scientific Meeting (CSM 2001)
The Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care, Faculty of Pain Medicine and The Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists

9th (Wednesday)

Hong Kong Neurosurgical Society Monthly Academic Meeting - What is Target-therapy in Neuro-trauma
Hong Kong Neurosurgical Society

Chairman: Dr. Fan Yiu-Wah
Speaker: Dr. Ng Wing-Kit
Time: 7:30am
Venue: Seminar Room G/F, Block A, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Enquiry: Dr. HM Chiu
Tel: 2958 6029, Fax: 2384 5594
Remarks: 2 CME points by College of Surgeons of HK


2nd, 9th, 23rd, 30th (Every Wednesday)
HKMA Orchestra Practice Session
The Hong Kong Medical Association


5th-9th (Saturday-Wednesday)
Combined Scientific Meeting (CSM 2001)
The Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Intensive Care, Faculty of Pain Medicine and The Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists


10th (Thursday)

New
Round table discussion on "Crucial issues in NSAID's Gastropathies"

Hong Kong Society of Gastroenterology

Speaker : Prof. D. MCCarthy, Dr. Francis K.L. Chan, Dr. Kum-Chuen Lai
Chairman : Prof. Shiu-kum Lam
Time : 6:30 - 8:00p.m.
Venue : Tang Room, 4/F, Furama Hotel, Central, Hong Kong
CME Accreditation : The College of Surgeons of Hong Kong, Hong Kong College of Physicians
Enquiry : Ms. Helena Leung, Tel : 2596 0033, Fax : 2827 0162


11th (Friday)

Party Drugs: A Growing Problem
The Hong Kong Society of Community Medicine

Chairman: Dr. Thomas Tsang
Speaker: Mr. SC Leung
Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm
Venue: Lecture Room, The Federation of Medical Societies of Hong Kong, 4/F Duke of Windsor Social Service Bldg, Hong Kong
Enquiry: Dr. Chiu Wai-Kuen
Tel: 2859 0534, Fax: 2857 5570
Remarks: 1 CME point by HK College of Community Medicine
1 CME point by HK College of Family Physicians


12th (Saturday)

Treating Osteoporosis in the New Century
The University of Hong Kong and The Hong Kong Medical Association

Chairman: Prof. Annie Kung
Time: 12:30pm-4:30pm
Venue: Ballroom, Sheraton Hotel, Hong Kong
Enquiry: Prof. Annie Kung
Tel: 2855 4769, Fax: 2816 2187


Doctor & Media Symposium
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 2:00pm
Venue: The Hong Kong Medical Association Premises
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


13th (Sunday)

CME Lecture - Practical Ophthalmology for GPs (Section I)
The Hong Kong Medical Association, College of Ophthalmology of HK

Time: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Venue: HA Seminar Room
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


14th (Monday)

CME Lecture on the Role of Calcium Breaker in Coronary Disease
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 1:00pm
Venue: Holiday Inn Golden Mile
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


14th, 21st, 28th (Every Monday)
HKMA Choir Rehearsal
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 8:00pm
Venue: Practice Room, HK Cultural Centre
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


16th (Wednesday)

HKMA Orchestra Practice Session
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 8:00pm
Venue: The Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


Common Prostatic Problems
Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong College of Family Physicians and Hong Kong Doctors Union Ltd

Speaker: Dr. Hou See-Ming, Simon
Time: 1:15pm-2:24pm
Venue: Lecture Hall (Room PB01.014), 1/F, Pathology Block, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, 3 Lok Man Road, Chaiwan, Hong Kong
Enquiry: Ms. Michelle Lam
Tel: 2595 7143


NEW
  1. Toxicology Management - From Prehospital to ED
  2. Referral Cases - How to improve cooperation ?

Speakers : Dr. C W Kam
Chairman : Dr. Wan Siu-hong
Venue : Discussion Room, D1002, 1/F, Main Block, Tuen Mun Hospital
Time : 1:00 - 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00 - 2:05 Opening Speech
2:05 - 3:00 Lectures


17th (Thursday)

Scientific Meeting
The Hong Kong Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Topics / 1) Laparoscopic Surgery for Speakers: Paediatric Gastointestinal Diseases (Lecture)
Prof. Paul Tam
2) Low Lipid Dietary Management (Poster)
Ms. Peggy Wong
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Venue: A Ground Lecture Room, QEH
Enquriy: Dr. Leung Ying-Kit, Hon Secretary
Remarks: 2 CME points by the HK College of Paediatricians - Cat A


Scientific Seminar: Contrast Ultrasound in Focal Liver Lesions
Hong Kong College of Radiologists

Speakers: Prof. Stephanie R Wilson, Canada
Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm
Venue: Ching Room, Sheraton Hong Kong, 20 Nathan Road, Kowloon
Enquiry: Ms. Jackin Cheung
Tel: 2871 8788


19th (Saturday)

Challenges of Childhood Cancers
Hong Kong Paediatric Haematology & Oncology Study Group

Chairman: Dr. Ha Shau-Yin
Speakers: Dr. Li Chi-Keung, Dr. Yuen Hui- Leung, Dr. Shing Ming-Kong, Dr. Godfrey Chan Chi-Fung
Time: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Venue: Sheraton Hotel, Sung Room
Enquiry: Dr. SY Ha
Tel: 2855 3453, Fax: 2855 4849
Remarks: 2 CME points by College of Paediatricians, 1.5 CME points by College of Community Medicine, 2 CME points by College of Radiologists, 2 CME points by College of Surgeon


Vascular Surgery Course for Theatre Nurses
Dept. of Surgery, University of HK Medical Centre, QMH

Enquiry: Ms. June Chan
Tel: 2855 4885/2855 4886
Fax: 2819 3416


Respiratory Cytology Seminar & Workshop
Hong Kong Society of Cytology

Speakers: Dr. Maria Wong, Dr. Robert Collins
Time: 2:00pm
Venue: Queen Mary Hospital
Enquiry: Dr. Gary Yeoh
Tel: 2526 0861, Fax: 2521 7081
Remarks: 1 CME point by HK College of Pathologists


Haematopoietic Stem Cells: From Laboratories to Bedside
Hong Kong Medical Technology Association

Time: 2:30pm-6:00pm
Venue: Function Room VI, 27/F, Hotel Park Lane
Enquiry: Ms. San Poon
Tel: 2578 5839, Fax: 2807 2674


19th-20th (Saturday-Sunday)
Complications of Common Hand Surgeries
The HK Society for Surgery of the Hand

Chairman: Dr. YY Chan
Speakers: Dr. Paul Manske, USA Dr. Geoffrey Hooper, UK
Time: 19th: 1:10pm-6:00pm
20th: 8:30am-6:00pm
Venue: Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building
Enquiry: Dr. WY Ip
Tel: 2855 3515, Fax : 2855 3515
Remarks: 8 CME points by HKCOS


20th (Sunday)

Squash Tournament
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 2:00pm
Venue: Kowloon Cricket Club
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


19th-20th (Saturday-Sunday)
Complications of Common Hand Surgeries
The HK Society for Surgery of the Hand


21st (Monday)

A Global Perspective - Understanding the Social, Economic & Ethnic Factors in the Atherosclerosis Epidemic
Hong Kong Society of Clinical Chemistry, Hong Kong College of Family Physicians, Hong Kong Society for the Study of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Reproduction and Hong Kong College of Pathologists

Chairman: Prof. CWK Lam
Speaker: Prof. MJ McQueen, Canada
Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm
Venue: The Ballroom, Sheraton Hotel, Kowloon
Enquriy: Ms. Anna Tan
Tel: 2632 3036, Fax: 2636 5090
Remarks: 1 CME point by from respective society / college.


14th, 21st, 28th (Every Monday)
HKMA Choir Rehearsal
The Hong Kong Medical Association


23rd (Wednesday)

Update in the Use of Imiquimod in Dermatology
Hong Kong Society of Dermatology & Venereology

Chairman: Dr. Wong Hok Wai, Wendy
Speaker: Prof. Joseph Jorizzo, USA
Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm
Venue: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers
Enquiry: Ms. Candy Kwan
Tel: 2806 6220, Fax: 2234 6044
Remarks: 1 CME point by HKCP & HKCFP


2nd, 9th, 23rd, 30th (Every Wednesday)
HKMA Orchestra Practice Session
The Hong Kong Medical Association


24th (Thursday)

Clinical Meeting
Hong Kong Society of Paediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism

Topics / Speakers:
1) Incidence of Thyroid Dysfunctions in Chinese Down Sydrome Children / Dr. Wong Lap-Ming
2) Osteoporosis in a Young Child / Dr. Lee Ching Yin
Chairman: Prof. Louis Low
Time: 6:00pm
Venue: Block D, Ground Floor, Multi Function Room, QEH
Enquiry: Dr. Yu Chak Man
Tel: 2595 6410, Fax: 2904 5371
Remarks: 2 CME points by HK College of Paediatricians


25th (Friday)

25th-26th (Friday-Saturday)
Advanced Trauma Care for Nurse Program- Provider Course
Dept. of Surgery, University of HK Medical Centre, QMH, HK Chapter of the American College of Surgeons

Enquiry: Ms. June Chan
Tel: 2855 4885/2855 4886
Fax: 2819 3416


25th-27th (Friday-Sunday)
Advanced Trauma Life Support ®(ATLS ® Program - Student Course
Dept. of Surgery, University of HK Medical Centre, QMH, HK Chapter of the American College of Surgeons

Enquiry: Ms. June Chan
Tel: 2855 4885/2855 4886
Fax: 2819 3416


26th (Saturday)

25th-26th (Friday-Saturday)
Advanced Trauma Care for Nurse Program- Provider Course
Dept. of Surgery, University of HK Medical Centre, QMH, HK Chapter of the American College of Surgeons


25th-27th (Friday-Sunday)
Advanced Trauma Life Support ®(ATLS ® Program - Student Course
Dept. of Surgery, University of HK Medical Centre, QMH, HK Chapter of the American College of Surgeons


27th (Sunday)

Bone and Joint Diseases
Hong Kong Society of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Reproduction and Hong Kong Orthopedic Association

Chairmen: Dr. Paul Tse, Dr. Peter Tong
Speakers: Prof. Kenneth Cheung, Prof. Annie Kung, Dr. Francis Chow, Dr. Andrew Ho
Time: 10:00am-12:30pm
Venue: Sheraton HK Hotel, Ming Room
Enquiry: Dr. Peter Tong
Tel: 2637 5396, Fax: 2637 3852
Remarks: HK College of Physicians, HK Doctors Union, HK College of Family Physicians, HK College of Obstertricians & Gynaecologists, HK College of Orthopaedic Surgeons and College of Surgeons of HK, HK Medical Association


CME Lecture - Practical Ophthalmology for GPs (Section II)
The Hong Kong Medical Association and College of Ophthalmology of HK

Time: 2:00pm-5:00pm
Venue: HA Seminar Room
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


25th-27th (Friday-Sunday)
Advanced Trauma Life Support ®(ATLS ® Program - Student Course
Dept. of Surgery, University of HK Medical Centre, QMH, HK Chapter of the American College of Surgeons


28th (Monday)

14th, 21st, 28th (Every Monday)
HKMA Choir Rehearsal
The Hong Kong Medical Association


29th (Tuesday)

Why Steroids Alone Might not Work in Eczema
Hong Kong Society of Dermatology & Venereology

Chairman: Dr. Chan Loi-Yuen
Speaker: Dr. John McFadden, UK
Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm (Lecture)
8:00 pm (Dinner)
Venue: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel Ballroom, 3/F, Sheraton Hotel
Enquiry: Mr. Au Hok-Leung, Sean
Tel: 2895 9746/7776 3101
Fax: 2894 9720
Remarks: 1CME point by HKCP, HKCFP


Scientific Meeting on "Setting the New Standard in HRT"
The Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Hong Kong

Topics/ 1) The Tissue-Specific HRT
Speakers: Dr. Frans Helmond, NV Organon 2) HRT Sexual Function and Androgen Supplement Dr. Susan R Davis, Australia
Chairman: Dr. Leung Kwok-Yin
Time: 7:00pm-9:45pm
Venue: Jade Ballroom 2 & 3, 3/F, Furama Hotel Hong Kong
Enquiry: Ms. Pansy Yu, Tel: 2833 6380
Remarks: 1 point by Formal College Approved Post Graduate Meeting Category


Details data updated on 7 May 2001
1. Double Effect
2. Development of a Palliative Care Team within an Oncology Department - the PWH Experience

HK Soicety of Palliative Medicine and Training Subcommittee COC Hospice HAHO

Speakers: 1) Ruttonjee/Tang Siu Kin Hospital
2) Prince & Wales Hospital
Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Venue: Block M, Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, QEH
Enquiry: Dr. Raymond Lo
Tel: 2636 7500, Fax: 2647 7850
Remarks: HKCP, HKCR, HKCFP, CSHK


30th (Wednesday)

CME Lecture on the Management of Orthopaedic Pain
The Hong Kong Medical Association

Time: 1:00pm
Venue: Holiday Inn Golden Mile
Enquiry: Tel: 2527 8285


Recent Advances in Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Hong Kong Society of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Reproduction and Hong Kong Society of Clinical Chemistry

Speaker: Prof. Arturo Raul Rolla, Argentina
Time: 5:00pm-8:00pm
Venue: Sheraton Hotel, Ballroom
Enquiry: Prof. Annie Kung
Tel: 2855 4769, Fax: 2816 2187
Remarks: HK College of Physicians, HK Medical Association, HK College of Family Physicians


1. A Macau Patient
2. Lung Transplantation in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Thoracic Society and American College of Chest Physician (HK & Macau Chapter)

Chairmen: Dr. Lam Bing, Dr. WW Yew
Speakers: 1) Dr. Matthew Wong
2) Dr. Joseph Lee
Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm
Venue: LG1 Lecture Room, Ruttonjee Hospital
Enquiry: Dr. KS Chan
Tel: 2703 8673, Fax: 2703 8755
Remarks: 1CME point by HK College of Physician, HK College of Family Physicians, College of Surgeons of HK


2nd, 9th, 23rd, 30th (Every Wednesday)
HKMA Orchestra Practice Session
The Hong Kong Medical Association