1st HKU International Musculoskeletal Tumour Course


24-26 November 2017


LT1, G/F, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Course Objectives

  1. To offer a comprehensive review on the conditions in Orthopaedic Oncology
  2. To introduce the principles of management in Musculoskeletal Tumours
  3. To provide a concise update in spinal metastasis

Course Directors

  • Dr Ying-lee Lam
  • Professor Pietro Ruggieri

Overseas & Regional Speakers

  • Dr. Andrea Angelini, University of Padova, Italy
  • Professor Francis John Hornicek, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
  • Dr. Robin Lewis Jones, Royal Marsden Hospital, UK
  • Professor G. Douglas Letson, Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, USA
  • Professor Laurence D. Rhines, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, USA
  • Professor Pietro Ruggieri, University of Padova, Italy
  • Professor Jin Wang, Sun Yat Sen University, PRC

Target Participants

Doctors and Healthcare Practitioners who are interested in the management of Musculoskeletal Tumours


Days 1 & 2: Fundamental Principles in Musculoskeletal Tumours
Day 3: Current Concepts on Spinal Metastasis

Course Fee

HK$800 (Early bird registration extends to 15 August 2017)
HK$1,000 (Regular)
(The course fee is non-refundable. The receipt will be available on the event day.)

CME & CNE Points

College / Association Credit Points Awarded
Day 1 (24/11, PM) Day 2 (25/11) Day 3 (26/11) Whole Function
The Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons 3 Cat A / 1 Rehab;
3 Training Points
5 Cat A / 2 Rehab;
5 Training Points
5 Cat A / 2 Rehab;
5 Training Points
Max. 8 Cat A;
Max. 8 Training Points
Hong Kong College of Radiologists 3 (Cat A) 6.5 (Cat A) 5 (Cat A) N/A
The Hong Kong College of Pathologists 3 (Cat PP) 6.5 (Cat PP) 5.5 (Cat PP) N/A
The Hong Kong College of Family Physicians 3 (Cat 5.2) 5 (Cat 5.2) 5 (Cat 5.2) Max. 10 (Cat 5.2)
The College of Surgeons of Hong Kong 3 (Passive) 6 (Passive) 5 (Passive) N/A
HKWC CNE / PEM Accreditation Panel 2.5 CNE Points 6 CNE Points 4 CNE Points N/A

Program Rundown

Program Rundown (PDF format)


Ms Jenny Tam (2255 5085 / jcytam0@hku.hk)

Hotel Booking for Overseas Participants

You can get to the Course venue conveniently from the following hotels. Course participants can enjoy the special rate for room reservation at the below hotels within the discount period.

Courtyard by Marriott Hong Kong

Address: 167 Connaught Road West, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.courtyardhongkong.com
Tel.: (852) 3717 8888
Fax: (852) 3717 8288
Email: cy.hkgcy.reservation.sales.supv@courtyard.com
Distance from the Venue: 10 minutes by taxi
Reservation: Reservation Form

Hotel Jen Hong Kong

Address: 508 Queen’s Road West, Western District Hong Kong
Website: https://www.hoteljen.com/hongkong/westerndistrict/about/
Tel.: (852) 2974 1234
Fax: (852) 2213 6961
Email: cs.hjhk@hoteljen.com
Distance from the Venue: 10 minutes by taxi
Reservation: Online Reservation

 Le Meridien Cyberport

Address: 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.lemeridien.com/hongkong
Tel.: (852) 2980 7812
Fax: (852) 2980 7850
Email: wency.au@lemeridien.com
Distance from the Venue: 5 minutes by taxi
Reservation: Reservation Form

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