Title: 6th Cross-Strait Paediatric Respirology Congress
2nd Asian Paediatric Respirology Forum
17th HKSPR Annual Scientific Meeting (18-19 Oct 2014)
Date: 2014-10-18
Venue: Eaton, Hong Kong,
380 Nathan Road,
Jordan, Kowloon.
Plenary Lectures:

  • Changing epidemiology of pneumococcal diseases in the US after a decade of PCV
  • Childhood OSA – management and long term prognosis
  • Evidence-based practical management of pre-school wheezers
  • RSV and HRV in the genesis of childhood asthma

Parallel Sessions:
  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Antibiotic resistance, serotype replacement & pneumococcal vaccination: global experience and the local scene
  • BPD after the NICU
  • Child TB case detection: from clinician to community
  • Childhood asthma – China data
  • Clinical pharmacist role in providing pharmaceutical care for paediatric patients with respiratory problems
  • Community resources for children with chronic respiratory insufficiency
  • Component allergen testing for food allergy: how ready it is for clinical practice?
  • CRRT in severe sepsis
  • Dietetic management of paediatric patient with chronic respiratory insufficiency
  • Diffuse parenchymal lung diseases & surfactant proteins – the China experience
  • Epidemiology of paediatric pneumococcal diseases in Hong Kong
  • Health impact of mild OSA
  • Influenza, vaccination, narcolepsy – the links
  • Management of severe viral pneumonia
  • Nurse as case manager for chronic respiratory diseases
  • Physiotherapy – role in paediatric respiratory failure
  • Role of occupational therapist on children with chronic respiratory insufficiency
  • The impact of children OSA on the brain

Master Course I:
  • ENT surgeries in childhood OSA
  • Maxillofacial surgery for OSA from infants to adolescents
  • Oropharyngeal motor training for childhood OSA
  • Orthodontic devices for infants and young children with OSA
  • Orthodontists in adolescent OSA
  • Pathophysiology of childhood OSA
  • Quantification of sleep-disordered breathing in children
  • Radiological assessment of children with OSA
  • Roles of sleep endoscopy in childhood OSA

Master Course II:
  • An overview of advances in paediatric respirology endoscopies
  • Endobronchial ultrasound / valve insertion in adult
  • Experience in foreign body removal in children by flexible bronchoscope in India
  • Paediatric interventional bronchoscopy – flexible and rigid
  • Pleuroscopy in adult
  • Sedation for paediatric bronchoscopies: the challenges

Overseas Faculties:
  • Dr. Shakil Ahmed (Bangladesh)
  • Dr. Mahesh Babu (Singapore)
  • Professor Yi-xiao Bao (China)
  • Professor Carrie Byington (USA)
  • Professor Andrew Colin (USA)
  • Professor Zen-kong Dai (Taiwan)
  • Dr. Phan Diem (Vietnam)
  • Dr. Anne Goh (Singapore)
  • Professor Christian Guilleminault (USA)
  • Professor Graham Hall (Australia)
  • Dr. Kin-mui Ieong (Macau)
  • Professor Chun-feng Liu (China)
  • Dr. Sorasak Lochindarat (Thailand)
  • Professor Sarath Ranganathan (Australia)
  • Dr. Rujipat Samransamruajkit (Thailand)
  • Professor Kun-ling Shen (China)
  • Professor Varinder Singh (India)
  • Professor Wen-jue Soong (Taiwan)
  • Dr. Rina Triasih (Indonesia)
  • Professor Jiunn-ren Wu (Taiwan)
  • Professor Zhi-fei Xu (China)
  • Professor YonghongYang (China)
  • Professor Yue-jie Zheng (China)

Local Faculties:
  • Dr. Eric Chan (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Dr. June Chan (Private Paediatrician)
  • Dr. Kin-wai Chau (Private Paediatrician)
  • Ms. Sherry Cheng (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Mr. Gordon Cheung (Private Dietitian)
  • Dr. Lim-kwong Cheung (Specialist Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon)
  • Dr. Wa-keung Chiu (United Christian Hospital)
  • Ms. Karre Chung (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Dr. Marco Ho (Queen Mary Hospital)
  • Professor Ellis Hon (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Theresa Hui (Queen Mary Hospital)
  • Ms. Mary Leung (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Professor Ting-fan Leung (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Professor Albert Li (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Raymond Ma (Kowloon West Cluster)
  • Dr. Ting-yat Miu (Private Paediatrician)
  • Dr. Daniel Ng (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Ms. Amanda Pang (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Dr. Kim Sam (Private Dentist)
  • Dr. Alfred Tam (Private Paediatrician)
  • Dr. Hoi-nam Tse (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Dr. Nai-shun Tsoi (Queen Mary Hospital)
  • Dr. Chris Wong (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Professor Gary Wong (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Jeff Wong (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Dr. Ricky Wong (United Christian Hospital)
  • Ms. Siu-fong Wong (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Dr. Steve Wong (Private Paediatrician)
  • Dr. Tak-wai Wong (Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital)
  • Dr. Wing-ching Wong (Kwong Wah Hospital)
  • Mr. Stanley Wu (Kwong Wah Hospital)

Supporting Organizations:

  • Hong Kong Medical Association
  • Hong Kong College of Paediatricians
  • Hong Kong Paediatric Society
  • Hong Kong Neonatal Society
  • Hong Kong Society of Sleep Medicine
  • Hong Kong Paediatric Nurses Association

Ms. Iris Poon, ICC Ltd.
Tel: (852) 2559 9973
E-mail: hkspr2014@icc.com.hk
Website: www.hkspr.org

Academic Accreditations:
CME and CNE points will be accredited for the meeting.


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