Introduction Videos - College Webinars “All You Need to Know About COVID-19 Jabs” (Bilingual)

09/07/2021

Please find the recordings below. "Receive the Vaccine and Fight Against the COVID-19 Pandemic" Promotional Video 30 Jun 2021 「齊心抗疫、接種2019冠狀病毒病疫苗」短片 30 Jun 2021
 

Subspecialty of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine (PRM) - Call for Application of Exit Assessment

05/07/2021

Dear Trainees of Subspecialty in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine (PRM), The PRM Subspecialty is now calling for Application for Exit Assessment which will be held on 4th October 2021 (Monday).  The PRM Subspecialty Trainees who are eligible and would like to sit for the Exit Assessment please submit the application form and the required documents to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by 16th August 2021 (Monday). Please kindly find enclosed the Application Form, Summary of Training Record and Record Sheet of the PRM Exit Assessment for your attention.  The form can be downloaded from the College website www.paediatrician.org.hk → Subspecialties → PRM →Announcement Dr Carrie Kwok Honorary Secretary Paediatric Respiratory Medicine (PRM) Subspecialty Board
 

College Webinars on COVID-19 Vaccination for Adolescents

College Webinars on COVID-19 Vaccination for Adolescents

29/06/2021

Dear College members We are happy to share with you the news that our College is going to host a series of webinars via Youtube from 2 July to 9 July 2021 to introduce the existing mass COVID-19 vaccination programme to local adolescents and their parents as well as school teachers. The details of these webinars can be found in this link College Webinars "All You Need to Know about COVID-19 Jabs" Pre-registration is not required for joining these webinars.  Public could raise question via This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  before the sessions.   College Secretariat Hong Kong College of Paediatricians   「您了解新冠疫苗嗎?」 本院將舉辦關於青少年接種COVID-19疫苗的網絡研討會。從本週五起,本院將通過YouTube平台舉辦一系列網絡研討會,向全港青少年、他們的父母和學校老師介紹現有的COVID-19疫苗接種計劃。   本系列網絡研討會的詳細信息的連結 College Webinars "All You Need to Know about COVID-19 Jabs" 參加者並不需要預先註冊便可加入這些網絡研討會。   除了現場直播支持外, 觀眾亦可在每節播放之前把有關問題電郵致: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 好讓講者預先準備。   香港兒科醫學院  本院兒童免疫、過敏和傳染病科的同事將實時回答與會者的問題 Schedule of Five Webinars:   1) 2021年7月2日(星期五)11:45-13:00  ( 講者:梁詩彥醫生及梁廷勳醫生)   Youtube Link: http://page.hkam.org.hk/pd0702                                               2) 2021年7月5日(星期一)17:15-18:30   ( 講者:游日新醫生、龍振邦醫生、陳偉雄醫生及何寶琪醫生)   Youtube Link: http://page.hkam.org.hk/pd0705     3) 2021年7月7日(星期三)12:45-14:00     (講者:何學工醫生及莊俊賢醫生) Youtube Link: http://page.hkam.org.hk/pd0707         4) 2021年7月8日(星期四)14:15-15:30  (講者: 關日華醫生及黃頌智醫生)   Youtube Link:  http://page.hkam.org.hk/pd0708        5) 2021年7月9日(星期五)12:45-14:00  (講者:陸俊文醫生)mainly English    Youtube Link: http://page.hkam.org.hk/pd0709   Remarks: The above links and pages are valid upto 9 Jul 2021.
 

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
 

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