27th HONG KONG MEDICAL FORUM (27th HKMF)
May 13 – 14, 2023 (Saturday and Sunday)
Room N101, 1/F (New Wing), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Physical Format
The Hong Kong Medical Forum (HKMF) is an annual event organised by Department of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital. The objective of the HKMF is for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) of different disciplines and subspecialties, through state-of-the-art lectures by local and overseas speakers who are distinguished specialists in their respective fields. The target audience includes general practitioners, family and specialist physicians, clinicians of other specialties, basic and higher physician trainees, nurses, allied health professionals and medical students. This year’s theme will be “Safeguarding Human Health for a Century and Beyond” and topics of different subspecialties and disciplines will be covered.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Department of Medicine, a kick-off ceremony for the Department’s Centennial Celebrations cum opening of the 27th Medical Forum (HKMF) was held on May 13, 2023 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. It was our great honour that the Chief Executive of HKSAR, the Hon John KC Lee, and Prof CM Lo, the Secretary for Health of HKSAR joined us as our honourable guests to grace the event. The presence of other officiating guests, including Ms Priscilla Wong Pui-sze (Council Chairman, HKU), Prof CS Lau (Dean of Medicine, HKU), Prof Rosie Young (Emeritus Professor, HKU), Mr Henry Fan Hung-ling (Chairman, Hospital Authority), Dr Tony Ko Pat-sing (Chief Executive, Hospital Authority), Dr Theresa Li Tak-lai (Cluster Chief Executive, Hong Kong West Cluster, Hospital Authority) etc. had added significance to this momentous occasion. Over 2500 participants, who are mainly includes general practitioners, family and specialist physicians, clinicians of other specialties, basic and higher physician trainees, nurses, allied health professionals and medical students had joined the 2-day physical event.
27th HKMF Photo Gallery