Flash Player 9 (or above) is needed to view presentations.
We have detected that you do not have it on your computer. To install it, go here.

Like this document? Why not share!

Welcome Message






Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



0 Embeds 0

No embeds



Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft Word

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Welcome Message Welcome Message Document Transcript

  • 16th Annual Scientific Meeting of Hong Kong College of Radiologists Don't miss this great learning opportunity! Dear Colleagues, On behalf of Hong Kong College of Radiologists, may I welcome you all to our 2-day Annual Scientific Meeting. We are very honoured to have eminent speakers to join our Annual Scientific Meeting this time in Hong Kong. The overseas and local faculties are experts in the disciplines of radiology, clinical oncology and nuclear medicine. The scientific programme covers special focus sessions including Paediatric Radiology, Oncology and Nuclear Medicine, Interventional Radiology and Palliative Medicine. The topics are well-selected, aiming to be practical as well as being comprehensive, with deliberation of the state-of-the-art technology and approach. As technology and information are moving forward at a very fast pace, it is important for healthcare workers to constantly update ourselves on the information and to arm ourselves with the most appropriate techniques in our delivery of service. We are confident that all participants will benefit from this opportunity to update their knowledge and in keeping up with recent advancement in the various subspecialties of Radiology, Clinical Oncology and Nuclear Medicine.
  • Date: 1st & 2nd November 2008 (Saturday & Sunday) Venue: Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club Building SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME Radiology & Nuclear Medicine Programme 1st November 2008 (Sat) 0900-0930 Proffered Papers 0930-1000 Proffered Papers 1000-1030 Acute aortic injury Liam McKnight 1030-1100 COFFEE BREAK 1100-1140 Interventional radiology in renal artery st Richard Fowler enosis 1140-1210 The use of ultrasound in indeterminate Liam McKnight renal mass 1210-1240 Radiofrequency ablation of renal Andy Adam neoplasms 1240-1400 LUNCH 1400-1430 Proffered Papers 1430-1500 Interventional radiology in SVC Lau Kam Ying obstruction 1500-1530 Proffered Papers 1530-1600 COFFEE BREAK 1600-1630 Limb salvage in critical limb ischemia Philip CH Kwok with infrapopliteal angioplasty 1630-1700 Stenting for prevention of ischaemic Simon CH Yu stroke 2nd November 2008 (Sun) 0900-0930 Imaging of unusual paediatric abdominal Winnie CW Chu tumours 0930-1000 PET in paediatric oncology – An update Au Yong Ting Kun 1000-1030 Imaging of undescended testis: US, CT Wendy WM Lam or MR? 1030-1100 COFFEE BREAK 1100-1130 MRS of paediatric brain tumours Wong Yiu Chung 1130-1200 Recent advances and standardizations William SK Cheung in paediatric nuclear medicine 1200-1230 CNS complications after liver Qi Ji transplantation 1230-1400 LUNCH (1330-1400) Film Quiz Review & Prize Presentation 1400-1430 Imaging in urinary tract infections & fetal Elaine YL Kan
  • hydronephrosis: Current strategies and new trends 1430-1500 Imaging of epilepsy Henry KF Mak 1500-1530 Neuroblastoma and FDG-PET Henry WD Yeung CLOSING CEREMONY Clinical Oncology Programme 1st November 2008 (Sat) 1400-1420 The current status of proton therapy in Adrian M Crellin the U.K. 1420-1440 Introducing the Single Best Answer James McAleer questions to the Final FRCR 1440-1500 Target volumes for the radiotherapy of Adrian M Crellin oesophageal cancer 1500-1520 Radiation oncology on the island of Dr James McAleer Ireland: One problem but two jurisdictions 1520-1540 Coffee Break 1540-1700 Proffered Paper 2nd November 2008 (Sun) 0910-0950 Treatment of rhabdomyosarcoma: Dora LW Kwong Chance and challenges 0950-1030 The recent advances in the treatment of Godfrey CF Chan paediatrics neurogenic tumours 1030-1100 COFFEE BREAK 1100-1140 Craniospinal irradiation Fu Yiu Tung 1140-1220 Paediatrics and adolescence thyroid Chow Sin Ming carcinoma 1220-1400 LUNCH Palliative Medicine Programme 14:00-14:20 Palliative chemotherapy for advanced Chan Kuen cancer – How far should we go? 14:20-14:40 The Chinese version of the Memorial Law Chi Ching Symptom Assessment Scale Short Form (MSAS-SF) and the Condensed MSAS (CMSAS): Validation study 14:40-15:00 Effectiveness of biphosphonates in the Connie KH Ng prevention of skeletal events in bone metastases: An audit in an oncology centre 15:00-15:20 Fatigue in Chinese cancer patient Steven WK Siu 15:20-15:40 End of life care pathway Lo Sing Hung CLOSING CEREMONY Programme may be subject to changes. View slide
  • OVERSEAS FACULTY Prof. Andy ADAM, St. Thomas' Hospital, United Kingdom Dr. Adrian M CRELLIN, St James's University Hospital, United Kingdom Dr. Richard C FOWLER, Leeds General Infirmary, United Kingdom Prof. Ji QI, 1st Central Hospital of Tianjin Medical University, China Dr. James JA McALEER, Belfast City Hospital, United Kingdom Dr. Liam G McKNIGHT, Morriston Hospital, United Kingdom LOCAL FACULTY Dr. Ting Kun AU YONG, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Dr. Godfrey Chi Fung CHAN, The University of Hong Kong Dr. Kuen CHAN, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital Dr. William Shing Kee CHEUNG, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital Dr. Sin Ming CHOW, Grand Centre, Tsimshatsui Dr. Winnie Chiu Wing CHU, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Dr. Yiu Tung FU, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Dr. Elaine Yee Ling KAN, Kwong Wah Hospital Dr. Philip Chong Hei KWOK, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Dr. Dora Lai Wan KWONG, The University of Hong Kong Dr. Wendy Wai Man LAM, Queen Mary Hospital Dr. Kam Ying LAU, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital Dr. Chi Ching LAW, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Dr. Sing Hung LO, Tuen Mun Hospital Dr. Henry Ka Fung MAK, The University of Hong Kong Dr. Connie Kwok Hang NG, Princess Margaret Hospital Dr. Steven Wai Kwan SIU, Queen Mary Hospital Dr. Yiu Chung WONG, Tuen Mun Hospital View slide
  • Dr. Henry Wing Ding YEUNG, Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital Dr. Simon Chun Ho YU, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Please click the following link for scientific programme and further details of the meeting: http://www.hkcr.org/news/annual_meeting.htm Yours sincerely, Hong Kong College of Radiologists