The Hong Kong Geriatrics Society (HKGS) is a non-profit professional society for geriatricians
and other medical practitioners with an interest in the medical care of older people.
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- Scientific Symposium: Nutrition and Nutrition Therapy in Healthy Ageing
Invitation card & Reply slip.pdf
- HKGS Dinner Symposium - The Role of Adult Vaccination Under Rapid Ageing Population in Hong Kong
MSD and HKGS are going to organize a dinner symposium for adult immunization.
The details of the proposed event are as follows:
Invitation card & Reply slip.pdf
- Annual Scientific Meeting and Annual Dinner 2016
- 12th Malaysian National Geriatric Conference- 4-6 August 2016, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
12th National Geriatrics Conference 2016 Topic: Silver Tsumani,
Dates: 4 to 6 August 2016 Location: Le Meridien Hotel, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Visit the MSGM website:
Sn Ida 011-20833500
Dr Nurual Izzati Azmin 013-4890609
DrThinesenee Sithambaram 017-3272760
Sign up now Deadline for abstract:
31 May 2016
Submit your abstracts here
For more info about MSGM, please visit https://sites.google.com/a/ummc.edu.my/msgm/ or
Location details: map
- Calling for abstract submission for the free paper presentation
We are now calling for abstract submission for the free paper presentation at the HKGS ASM 2016. The scientific committee will select five abstracts for oral presentation.
The first author of the 3 most outstanding papers in the oral presentation will be awarded the Dr Chan Sik prize, Dr Ng Yau Ying prize and Dr Ng Ngai Shing prize.
Participants may submit any number of abstracts, but only 1 prize will be awarded to any one participant. The Asian Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology will publish the abstracts as a supplement. Authors retain their rights to submit the manuscript to other journals.
All abstracts should follow this format:
1. Title: a concise title that indicates the nature of the study
2. Surname and initial of all authors (underline the presenting author)
3. Name of the institution
4. Content of the abstract should include the following:
D. Results and Discussion
5. The length of the abstract should be limited to 500 words and can include 1 table or figure. Font should be Times New Roman with size 12.
Please send your abstracts to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is on or before 30th April 2016.
Looking forward to your support and participation.
HKGS ASM 2016
- 17th Regional Osteoporosis Conference
17th Regional Osteoporosis Conference will be held on 11-12 June, 2016. HKGS is one of co-organizers this year. Enclosed please visit their website (http://www.oshk.org.hk/main.php?id=110) and find the poster for your information.
- Multi-specialty Medical Mega Conference
Multi-specialty Medical Mega Conference is going to be held on 23-24 April, 2016. HKGS is co-chairing a session with Hong Kong College of Cardiology, on a topic "Use of Anticoagulant" on 24 April 2016 (Sunday) afternoon 15:30 - 17:00.The program of this section "Use of Anticoagulant".Chairpersons:Dr LAW Chun BongDr CHAN Kwok KeungDiagnosis and Management of AF in Stroke Patientsby Dr SIU Chung Wah, DavidPrevention of Stroke in AF patients Beyond Anticoagulation- (Interventions with AF ablation and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion)by Professor YU Cheuk ManUse of Anticoagulants in Cognitive Impairment: Case-Based Illustrationsby Dr Joseph KWANSpecial Consideration in Using Anticoagulant in Aging Populationby Dr CHAN Tak Yeung
- HKGS 25th Anniversary Book
P.1-21 Congratulation Messages P.22-23 Forewords P.24-25 Preface P.26 Editorial Board P.27-28 Presidents, Editors and Scientific Subcommittee of the Hong Kong Geriatrics Society P.29-31 Major Events of the Hong Kong Geriatrics Society and Geriatric Medicine in Hong Kong P.32 Visiting Scholars to the Hong Kong Geriatrics Society P.33-35 International Connections P.34-48 Memoirs of the Hong Kong Geriatrics Society P.49-50 Advocacy from the Society P.51 Professional and Public Interactions P.52-79 Past Achievement, Present Challenge and Prepare to Climb another Height
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