Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Hong Kong (EDM HK) 4th Annual Meeting

Theme:    United we Expand our Horizons
Date:         30 – 31 October 2021 (Saturday – Sunday)
Format:    Hybrid Meeting

Venue:     S400, Phase 1 (Old Wing), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre



Organizing Committee
Dr. Alan CH Lee
Dr. Paul CH Lee


Prof. Karen SL Lam
Prof. Kathryn CB Tan
Dr. WS Chow
Dr. YC Woo
Dr. TP Ip
Dr. David TW Lui
Dr. Eunice KH Leung
Dr. Johnny YC Chang
Dr. Chariene SL Woo
Dr. Lawrence CK Tang
Ms. Karen KC Wong
Ms. Amy SW Yee
Ms. SK Leung
Ms. Connie HN Loong
Ms. Michelle HY Lee

30 October 2021 (Saturday)
Time Session
Public Lectures
10:00 – 10:30
Public Lecture (1): Foot care in diabetes patients (糖尿病人足部護理小百科)
Chairperson: Ms. Annie Leung

Speaker: Ms. Cynthia Leung (Hong Kong)
10:30 – 11:00
Public Lecture (2): Relationship between menstrual disturbance and endocrine disorders (經期與內分泌失調)
Chairperson: Dr. Chris Dao

Speaker: Dr. Eunice Leung (Hong Kong)
11:00 – 11:30
Public Lecture (3): Diet tips for people with diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and obesity (三高肥胖食乜好?)
Chairperson: Ms. Sarita Chan

Speaker: Ms. Flavia U (Hong Kong)
Sponsored Lecture (1)
Chairperson: Professor Karen Lam
13:10 – 13:45
New era of SGLT2i - looking beyond the A1c in Cardio-Renal disease management
Speaker: Professor Paola Fioretto (Italy)
13:45 – 13:50
13:50 – 14:00
Opening Ceremony
Sponsored Lecture (2)
Chairperson: Professor Kathryn Tan
14:00 – 14:35
Management of Hyperlipidemia – where are we now?
Speaker: Dr. CH Choi (Hong Kong)
14:35 – 14:40
Symposium 1: Diabetic Complications
Chairpersons: Dr. KF Lee & Dr. Vicki Tam
14:40 – 15:05
Diabetic eye disease
Speaker: Professor WC Lam (Hong Kong)
15:05 – 15:30
Diabetic neuropathy
Speaker: Dr. Jacky Lee (Hong Kong)
15:30 – 15:40
15:40 – 16:00
Sponsored Lecture (3)
Chairperson: Dr. MW Tsang
16:05 – 16:40
Overcoming the therapeutic inertia in T2DM: protecting patients from outcomes with SGLT2 inhibitors
Speaker: Professor Melanie Davies (UK)
16:40 – 16:45
Symposium (2A): Advance in Obesity Care
Chairpersons: Dr. CH Choi & Dr. WS Chow
Symposium (2B): Disorders of Sex Development
Chairpersons: Dr. PT Cheung & Dr. Elaine Kwan
16:45 – 17:10
Update on pharmacotherapy of obesity
Speaker: Dr. Michele Yuen (Hong Kong)
Practical approach to undervirilized male in the genetic era
Speaker: Dr. Samantha Lee (Hong Kong)
17:10 – 17:35
Metabolic surgery – choosing the right procedure for obese patients
Speaker: Dr. Fion Chan (Hong Kong)
Surgery in children affected by 45,X/46,XY mosaicism
Speaker: Dr. YH Tam (Hong Kong)
17:35 – 17:50
Case sharing
Case sharing
17:50 – 18:00

31 October 2021 (Sunday)
Symposium (3A): Reproductive Endocrinology
Chairpersons: Dr. Doris Chan & Dr. Raymond Li
Symposium (3B): Running Out of Essential Elements
Chairpersons: Dr. Tellus Ng & Dr. YW Ng
09:00 – 09:25
Fertility preservation and management of infertility in cancer survivors
Speaker: Dr. Jacqueline Chung (Hong Kong)
Update on hypothyroidism
Speaker: Dr. Annette Tso (Hong Kong)
09:25 – 09:50
Hyperprolactinaemia & Prolactinoma
Speaker: Dr. KK Lee (Hong Kong)
Spontaneous hypoglycemia: evaluation and management
Speaker: Dr. Risa Ozaki (Hong Kong)
09:50 – 10:00
Sponsored Lecture (4)
Chairperson: Dr. SC Tiu
10:05 – 10:40
Once weekly GLP-1 receptor agonist in T2DM management: From clinical trials to real world evidence
Speaker: Professor Samantha Hocking (Australia)
10:40 – 10:45
10:45 – 10:55
Plenary Lecture (1)
Chairperson: Dr. Alan Lee
10:55 – 11:30
Update on primary aldosteronism
Speaker: Professor Michael Stowasser (Australia)
11:30 – 11:35
Sponsored Lecture (5)
Chairperson: Professor Ronald Ma
11:45 – 12:20
The role of second generation insulin analogues in daily clinical practice
Speaker: Dr. Alice Cheng (Canada)
12:20 – 12:25
12:25 – 13:25
Lunch break
Sponsored Lecture (6)
Chairperson: Dr. John Ma
13:30 – 14:05
The use of GLP1-RA in cardiovascular disease prevention in T2DM
Speaker: Professor Sten Madsbad (Denmark)
14:05 – 14:10
Sponsored Lecture (7)
Chairperson: Dr. Vincent Yeung
14:10 – 14:45
Management of LDL-C with PCSK9i: Optimizing the outcomes in patients with chronic diseases
Speaker: Professor Gerald Watts (Australia)
14:45 – 14:50
Symposium (4A): Cross-specialty Management of Endocrine Disorders
Chairpersons: Professor Alice Kong & Dr. Emmy Lau
Symposium (4B): Endocrine Radiology and Neoplasia
Chairpersons: Dr. Ingrid Mak & Dr. KP Wong
14:50 – 15:15
Transgender medicine – what endocrinologists need to know
Speaker: Dr. Tiffany Yau (Hong Kong)
Application of nuclear medicine in endocrinology
Speaker: Dr. William Cheung (Hong Kong)
15:15 – 15:40
Endocrine toxicity of cancer immunotherapy
Speaker: Dr. David Lui (Hong Kong)
Multiple endocrine neoplasia
Speaker: Dr. Paul Lee (Hong Kong)
15:40 – 15:50
15:50 – 16:00
Plenary Lecture (2)
Chairperson: Dr. YC Woo
16:00 – 16:35
Cushing’s syndrome: diagnostic pitfalls and therapeutic advances
Speaker: Professor Ashley Grossman (UK)
16:35 – 16:40
Symposium (5): Nephrologists and Endocrinologists Are Good Friends!
Chairperson: Dr. Paul Lee & Dr. Maggie Mok
16:40 – 17:05
Endocrine conundrum: a nephrologist’s perspective
Speaker: Dr. Gary Chan (Hong Kong)
17:05 – 17:30
Crash course on hypophosphataemic disorders
Speaker: Dr. Alan Lee (Hong Kong)
17:30 – 17:40
17:40 – 17:50
Closing Remarks

*Program is subject to change without prior notice (Last Updated on 29 September 2021)

Organization Max. for whole function 30 October 31 October Group-Category
Hong Kong College of Community Medicine 10 4 6 PP – PP
Hong Kong College of Family Physicians
8 3 5 OEA – 5.02
Hong Kong College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
Pending Pending Pending PP – PN
The College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong
14.5 6.5 8 CME – PP
Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons
8 5 PP – B
Hong Kong College of Paediatricans
9 3 6 A – PP
The Hong Kong College of Pathologists
11 4 7 CME – PP
Hong Kong College of Physicians
11 4 7 PP – PP
Hong Kong College of Radiologists
14 5 9 B – PP
The College of Surgeons of Hong Kong
11 5 6 CME – PP
 The Medical Council of Hong Kong 10 5 5 CME – PASSIVE CME

Organization 30 October 31 October
Hospital Authority Hong Kong West Cluster 4 7.5

Who Should Attend

All local and overseas general practitioners, specialists, nurses and healthcare providers with active involvement in the management of endocrine disorders are welcome.




Nurse / Allied Health Professional / Others

Early Bird Rate

(Until 20 Sep)



Regular Rate

(21 Sep – 15 Oct)




The above rates apply to both physical and virtual attendees.  All registration fees paid are non-refundable.


If you wish to attend physically, please tick the appropriate boxes on the registration form. We shall update you the availabilities at a later stage.


You are encouraged to register online. Please click here to register and pay by credit card via PayPal.


Alternatively, you may fill in and return the paper registration form with a crossed cheque of appropriate registration fee payable to “The University of Hong Kong” to the Meeting Secretariat.


EDM HK 2021 Meeting Secretariat:
MIMS (Hong Kong) Limited
37/F., Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
E: meeting.hk@mims.com
T: (852) 2155 8557
F: (852) 2559 6910

Past Conferences
Past Dates

EDM HK 2021 – 30th -31st October 2021 - Program Book, LeafletPublic Lectures,
EDM HK 2020 – 17th -18th October 2020 - Program BookLeaflet, Photos, Public Lectures
EDM HK 2019 – 26th -27th October 2019 - Program BookLeafletPhotos
EDM HK 2018 – 18th November 2018 - Program BookLeafletPhotos