3rd HKU International Musculoskeletal Tumour Course


In light of the latest development of the Novel Coronavirus outbreak, the course has been postponed to 2021. The new schedule will be announced in due course.



Postponed to 2021


Function Rooms 1 & 2, 2/F, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Jockey Club building, 99 Wong Chuk Hang Road, 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 2020)
  • HK$1,200 (Regular Rate)
  • Special Discount to Trainees, Nurses & Allied Health: HK$800

Online Registration & Payment

Click here to register online

CME & CNE Points

College / Association Credit Points Awarded
Day 1
(27 Nov 2020)
Day 2
(28 Nov 2020)
Day 3
(29 Nov 2020)
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)