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Lay Programme and Scientific Programme


Saturday, 29 September 2018

 

Time

Lay Programme (to be conducted in Cantonese) 

13:00-14:00

眾入

14:00-17:30

(以廣東話進行)

 

                           合辦機構 : 香港糖尿科護士協會

                               港中文大學丘中傑糖尿病檢測中心

 

18:30-21:30

Symposium Faculty Dinner

(by invitation)

 

Sunday, 30 September 2018


Time

Scientific Programme

09:00-10:00

Registration

 

Oral presentations of Young Investigator Awards

Clinical and Basic Science

10:00-10:20

Opening Ceremony

10:20-11:05

Plenary Session 1

Diabetes and heart disease - 

real world evidence versus randomized clinical trials

Prof Jonathan Shaw

Professor and Deputy Director, Clinical and Population Health, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia

11:05-11:25

Coffee break, poster viewing and exhibition

11:25-12:45

Symposium 1A

 

How different is diabetes between the Western and Asian population?

To be updated

 

Statin-induced muscle toxicity: would herbal medicine be a possible solution?

Prof Clara Lau

Associate Director, Institute of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Which population is at highest risk for developing diabetic complications?

To be updated


 

Symposium 1B

Co-hosting with The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong East Cluster empowerment programme on diabetic kidney disease?

To be updated

 

The effect of a lifestyle intervention programme (LIP) on physical outcomes, depression, and quality of life (QoL) in Chinese adults with MetS

To be updated

 

Applications of genomics in patient care

Prof Ronald Ma

Professor, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

12:45-13:15

Lunch, poster viewing and exhibition

13:15-14:15

Lunch Symposium A

Lunch Symposium B

Lunch Symposium C

14:15-15:00

 Plenary Session 2

Obesity and cancer

Prof Joseph Sung

Mok Hing Yiu Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

15:00-16:20

Symposium 2A

 

Obesity: metabolically healthy versus unhealthy

Prof Soo Lim

Professor, Division Chief of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, South Korea 


Incretin therapy in diabetes and obesity

To be updated

 

Outcome after metabolic surgery compared with medical therapy: Taiwan experience

Prof Wei-Jei Lee

Professor of Surgery, Min-Sheng General Hospital, Taiwan

Symposium 2B

Co-hosting with The Hong Kong Geriatrics Society


Topics and Speakers to be updated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16:20-16:40

Coffee break, poster viewing and exhibition

16:40-17:25

Plenary Session 3

Optimizing diabetes care - the J-DOIT3 Study

Prof Takashi Kadowaki

Chairman, Department of Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan

17:25-17:40

Presentation of Young Investigator Awards and Closing

 

Disclaimer

Whilst every attempt has been made to ensure that all aspects of the Symposium announced will take place as scheduled, the Organizing Committee reserves the right to make changes at any time should the need arise.