Annual Scientific Meeting 2005

Theme:      Expectations and Challenges to Medical Laboratory Professionals

Date:         Sunday, 31st July 2005

Time:         9:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Registration and Reception will start at 8:20 am)

Venue:       Ballroom, 3rd Floor, Sheraton Hong Kong Hotels and Towers, TST, Kowloon




9:00 am

The Research on Emerging Infectious Diseases in Hong Kong

Prof. Kwok-Yung Yuen
Department of Microbiology
The University of Hong Kong

9:30 am

Diagnostic Pitfalls in Liquid-based Gynaecological Cytology

Dr. Wai-Kuen Ng
Department of Pathology
Queen Mary Hospital

10:00 am

Testing for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor in the Era of Targeted Therapy

Dr. Robert J Collins
Department of Pathology
Queen Mary Hospital

10:30 am

Tea Break / Trade Exhibition


11:00 am

Which Equipment/Method and for Which Patient - Toxicology Investigations literally at the Bed-side

Dr. Albert Chan
Department of Pathology
Princess Margaret Hospital

11:30 am

Microarray Analysis

Prof. Eric Ching-Wan Lam
Department of Chemical Pathology
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

12:00 noon

Laboratory Evaluation of Iron Status

Dr. Edmond Ma
Department of Clinical Pathology
Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital

12:30 pm

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis of Thalassaemias

Prof. Vivian Chan
Department of Medicine
The University of Hong Kong

1:00 pm

Lunch Break / Trade Exhibition


2:00 pm

Dyslipoproteinaemia and Apo B: To B or not To B?

Dr. Richard Pang
Division of Clinical Biochemistry
Queen Mary Hospital

2:30 pm

Death of an Autoantibody-producing Cell - Why was it born at all?

Prof. Pak-Leong Lim
Clinical Immunology Unit
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

3:00 pm

A Predictive Model for Flu

Dr. Alex Lai
Public Health Laboratory Services
Department of Health, HKSAR

3:30 pm

The Requirements of Laboratory Genetics

Dr. Stephen Lam
Clinical Genetic Service Centre
Department of Health, HKSAR

HKIMLS CPD/MLT Board Accreditation: 5.5 Points
Accreditated Programme/Activity Code: 07050061

(HKIMLS member at HK$150, Non-member at HK$400)

Please send cheque to HKIMLS Ltd., GPO Box 2722 Hong Kong before 18th July 2005

Sponsored by (in alphabetical order)
Abbott Laboratories Ltd. - Diagnostic Division, Beckman Coulter Hong Kong Ltd.
and Sysmex Hong Kong Ltd.

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Download the Registration form - suspended to avoid mixing up with that of year 2006

Last updated on 2005-06-21