Title: 15th HKSPR Annual Scientific Meeting
Date: 2012-10-07
Venue: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers
Description: Plenary Lectures:
• Current state of asthma understanding: from molecules to airway
• Management of complicated community-acquired pneumonia
• Management of severe and life threatening asthma
• Open forum for childhood asthma

Asthma Symposium:
• Corticosteroids in childhood asthma
• The most important asthma trials in the past year
• Vitamin D and asthma

Neonatology Symposium:
• Bronchopulmonary dysplasia – myth, reality, and hope
• Prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
• Pulmonary consequences of preterm birth
• Update on follow up study for respiratory syncytial virus prevention programme in preterm in Taiwan

Allied-health Symposia:
• Bedside monitoring of neurologic function in the neonate
• Comprehensive assessment of lung functions
• Establishing home ventilation in resource limited environment
• Management of chronic sputum production
• Management of respiratory distress in infants
• Temperature and neonates
• Tips on non-invasive ventilation use in children

• Dr. Eric Chan, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
• Dr. June Chan, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
• Dr. Hsin Chi, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
• Professor Andrew Colin, University of Miami, USA
• Professor Steven Donn, University of Michigan, USA
• Professor Jian-guo Hong, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
• Professor Fernando Martinez, The University of Arizona, USA
• Professor Bruce Rubin, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
• Professor Jiunn-ren Wu, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
• Professor Tsu-fuh Yeh, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan

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

Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel and Towers

HKSPR 15th ASM Application Form
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