3rd HKU International Musculoskeletal Tumour Course


22-24 November, 2019 (Postponed to 27-29 November, 2020)


Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre, 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

Course Directors

  • Dr Ying-lee Lam
  • Professor Pietro Ruggieri

Overseas & Regional Speakers

  • Professor Wei Ming CHEN, National Yang-Ming University & Vice Superintendent of Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
  • Professor Andreas LEITHNER, Medical University of Graz, Austria
  • Professor Xiao Hui NIU, Beijing Ji Shui Tan Hospital, Peking University, PRC
  • 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


  • Day 1: Principles of Musculoskeletal Tumour Surgery
  • Day 2: Principles of Bone Tumour Surgery
  • Day 3: Principles of Soft Tissue Tumour Surgery


Program Rundown (PDF format)

Course Fee

  • HK$1,000 (Early bird registration by 15 September 2019)
  • HK$1,200 (Regular Rate)
  • Special Discount to Trainees, Nurses & Allied Health: HK$800

Online Registration & Payment

  1. For Non-trainee Participants
  2. For Trainee / Nurse / Allied Health Participants

CME & CNE Points

College / Association Credit Points Awarded
Day 1
(22 Nov 2019)
Day 2
(23 Nov 2019)
Day 3
(24 Nov 2019)
Whole Function
The Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons Pending approval Pending approval Pending approval Pending approval
Hong Kong College of Radiologists 7 (Cat B) 8 (Cat B) 3 (Cat B) Max. 15 (Cat B)
The Hong Kong College of Pathologists 7.5 (Cat PP) 8 (Cat PP) 3 (Cat PP) NA
The Hong Kong College of Family Physicians 5 (Cat 5.2) 5 (Cat 5.2) 3 (Cat 5.2) Max. 10 (Cat 5.2)
The College of Surgeons of Hong Kong 6 6 3.5 NA
HKWC CNE / PEM Accreditation Panel Pending approval Pending approval Pending approval Pending approval

Travel Grant for Overseas Participants

  • The travel grant with up to HK$5,000/person will be offered to 10 successful overseas applicants.
  • Successful applicants require to attend the whole course (3 days).
  • First come first served.
  • For details, please refer to the application form.


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

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