MRCPCH Applied Knowledge in Practice (Part II) Examination, 15 September 2021 (Wednesday)

29/06/2021

Dear Associates,  MRCPCH Applied Knowledge in Practice (previously Part II) Examination, 15 September 2021 (Wednesday) Please be informed that the next MRCPCH Applied Knowledge in Practice (AKP) Exam will be held in HK on 15th September 2021.  Candidates wishing to sit the above exam in HK please 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. Application period 5 July 2021 (Mon) – 19 July 2021 (Mon) Examination Fee HK$8,800 Payment should be made payable to Hong Kong College of Paediatricians. Please find the Application Form C for your use.  Options for sitting this exam At a test centre in person, or At your own home or workplace with online invigilation (pls refer to online invigilation quick guide) Remarks: 1. All theory exams have been moved to computer-based testing since January 2015. Please refer to the RCPCH website for more CBT information: https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/resources/theory-exams-mrcpch-dch-how-apply 2. Sample examination questions are available on the RCPCH website for candidates viewing.  Candidates sitting for CBT exams are strongly advised to study these sample questions at this link (https://www.rcpch.ac.uk/resources/theory-exam-sample-papers) 3. Candidates can sit the MRCPCH theory exams in any order, and are allowed to take the Applied Knowledge in Practice Exam as their first MRCPCH theory exam. 4. Those candidates who have never taken an exam with the RCPCH and/or do not have an RCPCH number are advised to first register for an exam account with the RCPCH well before the application period (preferably 10 working days before the application period opens).  You are not able to apply for any exams online until your registration for an exam account is accepted. 5. For details of online application procedures, please refer to the Guidance Notes for HK candidates. Thank you for your kind attention. College Secretariat
 

HKCPaed-HKSPIAID Joint Position Statement on Allergy and BioNTech Vaccination

15/06/2021

Dear College Members, The Hong Kong College of Paediatricians and Hong Kong Society for Paediatric Immunology Allergy and Infectious Diseases Joint Position Statement on BioNTech Vaccination in Adolescents with Allergic Diseases Kindly please find the latest recommendations issued from the College (HKCPaed) and The Hong Kong Society for Paediatric Immunology, Allergy and Infectious Diseases (HKSPIAID) as of 15th June 2021. NEW! Appendix 2 : A list of PEG-containing and non-PEG-containing antibiotics and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) available in local HA hospitals (the following lists are amended on 28 June 2021 and then 19 July 2021). Official Statement Appendices Contributors to the Position Statement Best regards College Secretariat
 

2021 June Newsletter

02/06/2021

To all Fellows, Members and Associates, Please find the latest College Newsletter, June 2021 issue, for your information. Thank you for your attention. Best regards, College Secretariat Hong Kong College of Paediatricians    
 

Subspecialty of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine (PRM) - Invitation for Enrollment of Training Programme (tentatively scheduled to start on 1st Sept 2021)

17/05/2021

Dear Fellows and Members of the Hong Kong College of Paediatricians, The Paediatric Respiratory Medicine (PRM) 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 May 2016. The PRM Subspecialty Board now invites application from trainees for enrolment in the Training Programme. Please kindly find enclosed files of Training Programme information together with Training Application Form for your attention. Information is also available at the College website: www.paediatrician.org.hk Please be reminded that the start of training programme will tentatively schedule in September 2021. The deadline for enrollment of the PRM Training Programme will be on 21st June 2021 (Monday). Applicants will be invited for an interview after the deadline of enrollment. Please do not hesitate to contact the undersigned if you have any queries. Best regards, Dr Carrie KwokHonorary SecretaryPRM Subspecialty Board
 

Appealing to Adults to Receive COVID-19 Vaccination for the psychosocial and physical health of our children

10/05/2021

Dear College Members, Appealing to Adults to Receive COVID-19 Vaccination for the psychosocial and physical health of our children (updated 10th May 2021) Kindly please find the latest recommendations issued from the College (HKCPaed), The Hong Kong Paediatric Society (HKPS) and The Hong Kong Society for Paediatric Immunology, Allergy and Infectious Diseases (HKSPIAID) as of 10th May 2021. Paediatricians' Statement in English Paediatricians' Statement in Chinese Best Regards College Secretariat
 

Recording - Sharing of MRCPCH Clinical Examination - May 2021 Diet

08/04/2021

 Please also find the PowerPoint slide in this link. 
 

College Newsletter - Apr 2021

03/04/2021

To all Fellows, Members and Associates,  Please find the latest College Newsletter, April 2021 Issue, for your information.  Thanks for your attention.                       Best regards                                                             College Secretariat
 

Subspecialty of Paediatric Neurology (PN) – Invitation for Enrollment of Training Programme (commencing from 2nd July 2021)

22/03/2021

Dear Fellows and Members of the Hong Kong College of Paediatricians,   The Paediatric Neurology (PN) is now recognized 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 September 2013. We are now calling for application enrollment of PN trainees for Year 2021. Please kindly find enclosed files of Training Programme Information and Application Form for your kind attention. Information is also available at the College website: www.paediatrician.org.hk   Please be reminded that the training programme will commence from 2nd July 2021. The deadline for enrollment of the PN Training Programme will be on 3 May 2021 (Monday), 5:00 pm. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact the undersigned.   Best regards,   Dr Eva Fung Honorary Secretary PN Subspecialty Board (Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
 

Page 8 of 36

Text size:    A-   A    A+