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Update Certificate Course in Geriatrics
posted by Department of Medicine for HKU and Public
Event Type: Public Lecture/Forum/Seminar/Workshop/Conference/Symposium
Event Nature: Medical & Health Care

Event Details

Update Certificate Course in Geriatrics
27 - 28 February 2016 (Saturday & Sunday)
Lecture Theater 1, Cheung Kung Hai Conference Center, G/F, William MW Mong Block, Faculty of Medicine

Session 1
Ageing in the 21st Century – Dr Felix Chan
Biological ageing and frailty – Dr Joseph Kwan
Stroke and parkinsonism – Dr Joseph Kwan
Common laboratory abnormalities in old age – Dr Patrick Chiu
Depression and delirium in older people – Dr Patrick Chiu
Dementia in older people – Dr YF Shea

Session 2
Dizziness and falls in older people – Dr May Chan
Pressure sores in older people – Dr May Chan
Incontinence in older people – Dr Susan Yau
Medication management in older people – Dr Susan Yau

Session 3
Comprehensive geriatric assessment – Dr James Luk
Malnutrition and dysphagia in older people – Dr James Luk
Infectious diseases in older people – Dr Tuen-Ching Chan
Community support for older people – Dr Winnie Mok
End of life care and advanced care planning – Dr Winnie Mok

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accreditation is available from Colleges under the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine and other local institutions

For further information, please visit:
http://www.medic.hku.hk/postdip_certcourse.htm

LanguageEnglish
Session 1Session 1
27/02/2016 14:00-18:45
at William MW Mong Block, Faculty of Medicine
Session 2Session 2
28/02/2016 09:00-18:30
at William MW Mong Block, Faculty of Medici

Registration Instruction

Registration is open from 16/11/2015 09:00(HKT) to 25/02/2016 17:30(HKT) on a first-come-first-served basis.

* Registration is now closed.

More registration instructions
Please register on-line or fill in application form available at following homepage
http://www.medic.hku.hk/postdip_certcourse.htm

Charge

Fee TypeRegularEarly Bird
Registration FeeHKD 2500.00n/a

You should make payment before 25/02/2016 17:45(HKT). You can make payment by credit card online.

Contact Information

For further information, please visit:
http://www.medic.hku.hk/postdip_certcourse.htm

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Administative Assistant by email at medinfo@hku.hk