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

  1. Dr Ying-lee Lam
  2. Professor Pietro Ruggieri

Overseas Speakers

  1. Professor Francis John Hornicek, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
  2. Professor G. Douglas Letson, Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, USA
  3. Professor Laurence D. Rhines, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, USA
  4. Professor Pietro Ruggieri, University of Padova, Italy
  5. 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 until 30 June 2017)
HK$1,000 (registration after 30 June 2017)
(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 Pending for approval
HKWC CNE / PEM Accreditation Panel Pending for approval

Program Rundown

Preliminary Program Rundown (PDF format)


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

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