Dear Fellows / Members / Associates,
We are pleased to announce that the above Meeting will be held in Chongqing on 12 September (Friday) this year. It will be a half-day event on Friday afternoon (12/9).
Meeting date: 12/9 Friday
Time: 1:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Venue: Chongqing Yuelai International Convention Center重慶巿悅來會展中心
Sign in date: 11/9 Thursday
The Meeting will be one of the programs of the National Paediatric Congress中華醫學會第十九次全國兒科學術大會 ( http://www.nccps.org/2014/cn ), which will run from 12-15 Sept. Besides invited lectures from speakers from Guangdong, Chongqing, Shanghai and HK, there will be 2 sessions for oral free paper presentation and poster presentation at the Exchange Meeting. A program run-down is attached for your reference.
This biennial event is a good opportunity for colleagues from HK and China to meet and share their clinical and research experience. Registration is free. College will cover the expenses of return airfare and 3 nights' hotel accommodation, to a maximum amount of HK$4,000 per person, for fifteen (15) colleagues to attend this Meeting. Priority will be given to Invited Speakers, members who have submitted oral or poster presentations, colleagues having official duties at the Meeting and members of the Organizing Committee of the event.
Please register for the Meeting by completing and returning the Registration Form to the College Secretariat on or before Friday 8th August 2014.
Interested colleagues please book your air-tickets early. Reimbursement will be arranged by the College Secretariat after the Exchange Meeting for colleagues with College sponsorships.
N.B. For those who are also interested in attending the National Paediatric Congress, please register at this link ( http://www.nccps.org/2014/user_cn/user_login.asp ).
We look forward to your participation and contribution, and see you at the Meeting!
Scientific & Research Sub-Committee
HK College of Paediatricians
Dear Associates/Members/Fellows of the Hong Kong College of Paediatricians,
Re: Subspecialty of Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrics (DBP) – Invitation for Enrollment of Training Programme (commencing from 2nd January 2015)
The Developmental-Behavioural Paediatrics (DBP) is now recognised as a Paediatric Subspecialty in the Hong Kong College of Paediatricians, it has been registered in the Specialist Register in The Medical Council of Hong Kong since 3 July 2013.
We are now calling for application enrollment of DBP trainees for Year 2015, please kindly find enclosed files of Training Programme, Application Information and Training Application Form for your attention. Information is also available at the College website: www.paediatrician.org.hk
Please be reminded that the training programme will commence from 2nd January 2015. The deadline for enrollment of the DBP Training Programme will be on 18th August, 2014, Monday, 5:00 pm.
If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact the undersigned.
Dr Patrick Ip
DBP Subspecialty Board
c/o Kitty Ho
Hong Kong College of Paediatricians
Tel: 2871 8769
Fax: 2785 1850
Please be informed that the next MRCPCH Foundation of Practice, Theory & Science Examination will be held in HK on 7th October 2014. Candidates wishing to sit this examination in HK must apply both online using the RCPCH website ( https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/user ) AND submit paper applications to our College. Please study carefully the details of application as outlined in the attached circular.
21 July 2014 – 8 August 2014
FOP & TAS (both papers) HK$7,250
FOP only (single paper) HK$4,500
TAS only (single paper) HK$4,500
Payment should be made payable to Hong Kong College of Paediatricians.
Thank you for your attention.
To: All Fellows, Members and Associates of the College
We are pleased to announce that the ASM this year will be held on 6th December (Saturday) immediately preceding the College AGM and Annual Dinner. It will be a full-day meeting consisting of case-based symposia, a free paper session, a session on Office Paediatrics and a "Young Fellows" session. This will be a unique opportunity for paediatricians to discuss, share and update clinical paediatric knowledge in an interactive way. Focus will be on cross-disciplinary holistic care of children, scientific updates and presentation of the latest in paediatric research. Please find attached the poster and details for registration.
Abstract submission deadline: 6th October 2014
We invite you to submit your abstracts to the Free Paper Session (both clinical and basic science research are welcome). In particular, young investigators are encouraged to submit abstracts to make this meeting a success. You may select "oral presentation" if you do wish to be considered for an oral presentation during the free paper session.
Please mark the date of this important event in your diary and register early.
Thank you for your support.
With warmest regards.
The Organizing Committee
2014 Annual Scientific Meeting
Hong Kong College of Paediatricians
Please be informed that the Paediatric Update No. 2 of our College co-organized with Hong Kong Paediatric & Adolescent Dermatology Society will be held on 20 July 2014 (Sunday afternoon) from 2pm to 5pm at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. The theme is Paediatric Dermatology. Several talks will be delivered by our local experts.
Please kindly note that the 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting has been scheduled to be held on 6 December 2014 (Saturday).
We look forward to your support and participation.
For programme details, please refer to Poster.
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