Local Seminar, Conference and Course
Blood Cholesterol: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!
The Association’s monthly seminar of March will be presented by Dr Richard Pang, Scientific Officer (Medical) of Clinical Biochemistry Division, Queen Mary Hospital on Friday, March 28, 2003. The topic of his seminar is “Blood Cholesterol: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly!” and will commence at 7:00 pm in the Lecture Room, 4th floor of the Federation of Medical Societies of Hong Kong, Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15th Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong. One HKMTA CPD Accreditation point will be awarded to those who have attended the seminar.
On-line Course Series of Chinese Medicine
School of Continuing Studies of The Chinese
University of Hong Kong is launching the third phase of the On-line Course
Series of Chinese Medicine from 31 March, 2003. The course series allow students, who intend to learn about
Chinese medicine, another mode of learning besides the traditional face-to-face
The first five modules to be offered are: “Basic Theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine”, “Traditional Chinese Medicine Diagnostics”, “Chinese Pharmacy”, “Traditional Chinese Medicine Formulae”, and “Hong Kong Health Care System and Chinese Medicine Regulations”.
Interested members may contact the program organiser at 2209 0221, fax: 2739 2797, or visit their website: http://www.scs.cuhk.edu.hk.
Advances in Medicine 2003
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics of The
Chinese University of Hong Kong will host the sixth “Advances in Medicine” at
the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on May 10 and 11, 2003.
Interested members may contact Miss Lenora Yung, Congress Secretariat, at 2871 8841, Fax: 2871 8898, Email: Lenora@hkam.org.hk, or visit their website: http://www. mect.cuhk.edu.hk/aim2003/.
23rd International Tutorial on Clinical Cytology and Biomarkers
The 23rd International Tutorial on Clinical Cytology and Biomarkers,
jointly organised by The Hong Kong College of Pathologists and IAC Tutorials of
Cytology is scheduled to be held at the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey
Club Building from October 2 to 9, 2003. This is the first time that Tutorials of Cytology and its renowned
faculty conduct this program in Hong Kong. It is guaranteed to be a memorable and successful event with
attendance by the global community involved in cytology. The tutorial will be an excellent opportunity
for relative beginners in the discipline to learn from the masters, but it is
also designed to cater for the needs of experienced colleagues who wish to be
exposed to the latest trends. The
tutorial will also act as a final refresher for those who wish to sit for the
IAC International Board of Cytopathology and IAC Registry Examination for
cytotechnologists, which will be held at the conclusion of the meeting. Up to 63 credits towards revalidation of the
certificate will be provided to IAC-registered cytotechnologists.
Interested members may contact the Secretariat by phone 2871 8787, fax 2871 8898, via e-mail: email@example.comfirstname.lastname@example.org or the website: Tutorial@HongKong2003.org.