EDM HK

 


5th Annual Meeting of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Hong Kong (EDM HK)

Theme: Celebrating the 5th Anniversary of EDMHK
Date:     29 – 30 October 2022 (Saturday – Sunday)
Format: Hybrid Meeting

Venue:  S221, Level 2, Old Wing (Phase I), Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

 


EDM HK Cases of the Year (2022)
Objective: To promote interests from the endocrine community, particularly endocrine trainees and/or young fellows, in sharing interesting or unusual endocrine-related cases which shed light on our daily clinical practice

Eligibility: All medical practitioners with focus on endocrine practice are welcome – endocrine trainees or young fellows within 5 years of obtaining fellowship are given priority

Submission: Complete the submission form as attached, and send the completed form to serence.tam@mims.com

Submission deadline: 30 September 2022

Notification of results: Results will be released in the first week of October 2022

Presentation format:
  • Four presenters will be shortlisted for oral presentation, each of 8-10 minutes followed by an interactive discussion
  • All other submissions will be presented in an e-poster format
Awards:
  • All presenters (oral and poster) will be awarded certificates of merit
  • Oral presenters will also be awarded CASH PRIZES (HK$ 1000 each)

Organizing Committee
Chairman:
Dr. David TW Lui

Members:

Prof. Karen SL Lam
Prof. Kathryn CB Tan
Dr. WS Chow
Dr. YC Woo
Dr. TP Ip
Dr. Paul CH Lee
Dr. Alan CH Lee
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. Tina WT Lau
Ms. Michelle HY Lee


Programme
29 October 2022 (Saturday)
Time Session
10:00 – 11:45
Public Lectures

講座 (一): 強筋健骨,飲食有方
Speakers: Dr. Chris Chan and Ms. Carman Wong

講座 (二): 監測血糖全攻略
Speakers: Ms. Michelle Lee and Ms. Karen Wong

講座 (三): 尋「藥」記
Speakers: Dr. CH Choi and Dr. Jason Ng

Q&A
13:00 – 13:45
Sponsored Lecture (1)
 
The importance of sequencing therapy after osteo-anabolic agents
Speaker: Professor Michael McClung
 
Q&A
13:45 – 13:55
Opening Ceremony
13:55 – 14:45
Sponsored Lecture (2)

A roadmap for optimizing the care and outcomes of diabetes patient with kidney disease
Speaker: Professor Peter Rossing

Q&A
14:45 – 16:00
Symposium (1A)
Symposium (1B)

Approach to thyroid nodules
Speaker: Dr. Matrix Fung
Classification of PitNET: updates in 2022
Speaker: Dr. Chariene Woo
 
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Speaker: Dr. CH Lee
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia: management and transition to adulthood
Speaker: Dr. Gloria Pang
 
The tales of atypical fractures
Speaker: Dr. YC Woo
Updates on the management of PCOS
Speaker: Dr. Raymond Li
 
Q&A
Q&A
16:00 – 16:30
Break
16:30 – 17:15
Sponsored Lecture (3)
 
Considerations when choosing between type 2 diabetes therapy: the role of once-weekly GLP-1 RA
Speaker: Professor Michael Cummings
 
Q&A
17:15 – 17:55
Sponsored Lecture (4)

Managing familial hypercholesterolemia: achieving optimal treatment targets
Speaker: Professor Frederick Raal

Q&A
30 October 2022 (Sunday)
Time
Session
09:00 – 09:40
Plenary Lecture (1)

Advances in the management of Graves’ disease
Speaker: Professor Marius Stan
 
Q&A
09:40 – 10:25
Sponsored Lecture (5)

The cardiorenal side of SGLT2 inhibitors: exploring advances from T2DM to heart failure
Speaker: Professor Jennifer Green
 
Q&A
10:25 – 10:55
Break
10:55 – 11:45
Symposium (2A)
Symposium (2B)

COVID-19 and diabetes
Speaker: Professor Andrea Luk
Calcium: when it gets too high and too low
Speaker: Dr. Joanne Lam

COVID-19 and thyroid
Speaker: Dr. David Lui
Role of combination T4 and T3 replacement in the management of hypothyroid patients
Speaker: Dr. Alan Lee
 
Q&A
Q&A
11:45 – 12:30
Sponsored Lecture (6)

Best practices for management of hyponatremia and SIAD
Speaker: Professor Joseph Verbalis

Q&A
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch break
13:30 – 14:15
Sponsored Lecture (7)
 
Use of oral GLP-1 RA in diabetes management
Speaker: Professor David Matthews
 
Q&A
14:15 – 14:55
Sponsored Lecture (8)
 
Advancing therapy using fixed-ratio combination of basal insulin and GLP-1 RA in suboptimally controlled basal insulin-treated type 2 diabetes
Speaker: Dr. Ingrid Mak
 
Q&A
14:55 – 15:25
Break
15:25 – 16:10
Sponsored Lecture (9)

New approaches to delay CKD progression in diabetes: battling inflammation and fibrosis
Speaker: Professor Per-Henrik Groop
 
Q&A
16:10 – 16:50
Plenary Lecture (2)
 
Bone fragility in diabetes
Speaker: Professor Serge Ferrari

Q&A
16:50 – 17:40
Symposium (3)
 
EDM HK Cases of the Year
Speaker: Dr. David Lui
17:40 – 17:50
Closing Remarks

*Program is subject to change without prior notice (Last Updated on 13 September 2022)

Accreditations
Applications of CME and CNE accreditations for local delegates are in progress.

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.


Registration

Category

Doctor

Nurse / Allied Health Professional / Others

Early bird rate: until 20 Sept

HK$1,400

HK$700

Regular rage: 21 Sept to 15 Oct

HK$1,800

HK$900

 

All registration fees paid are non-refundable.

 

The above rates apply to both physical and virtual attendees. 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.


Enquiry

EDM HK 2022 Meeting Secretariat:
MIMS (Hong Kong) Limited
37/F., Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
E: mandy.choi@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