6th Annual Meeting of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Hong Kong (EDM HK)

Theme: Navigating the New Normal
Date:     28 – 29 October 2023 (Saturday – Sunday)
Format: FULL Physical Meeting

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



Organizing Committee
Dr. WS Chow
Ms. Amy SW Yee


Prof. Karen SL Lam
Prof. Kathryn CB Tan
Dr. YC Woo
Dr. TP Ip
Dr. Paul CH Lee
Dr. Alan CH Lee
Dr. David TW Lui
Dr. Eunice KH Leung
Dr. Johnny YC Chang
Dr. Chariene SL Woo
Dr. Lawrence CK Tang
Dr. KM Ma
Ms. Karen KC Wong
Ms. SK Leung
Ms. Connie HN Loong
Ms. Tina WT Lau
Ms. Michelle HY Lee

28 October 2023 (Saturday)
Time Session
13:00 – 13:40
Sponsored Lecture (1)
Chairperson: Dr. Cheung-hei Choi
Herpes Zoster and Diabetes: Prevention and Clinical Management Strategies
Speaker: Dr. Paul Lee (Hong Kong)
13:40 – 13:50
Opening Ceremony
13:50 – 14:30
Plenary Lecture (1)
Chairperson: Dr. John Ma

Current Osteoporosis Guidelines: What Are Missing?
Speaker: Dr. Tai-pang Ip (Hong Kong)
14:30 – 15:30
Symposium (1A)
Chairperson: Dr. Joanna Tung
Symposium (1B)
Chairperson: Dr. Michele Yuen

Navigating Life After Cancer – Endocrine Disorders in Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Speaker: Dr. Sarah Poon (Hong Kong)
7 Questions that Physicians Should Ask in Male Subfertility
Speaker: Dr. Jason Ng (Hong Kong)
Fertility Preservation: Where Are We Now?
Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Ko (Hong Kong)
Dermatosis in Endocrinology
Speaker: Dr. Mandy Chan (Hong Kong)
15:30 – 16:00
Coffee Break
16:00 – 16:40
Sponsored Lecture (2)
Chairperson: Dr. Annette Tso
The Future of the Treatment of Diabetic Kidney Disease
Speaker: Professor Hiddo Jan Lambers Heerspink (The Netherlands)
16:40 – 17:20
Sponsored Lecture (3)
Chairperson: Dr. Ka-fai Lee

Interdisciplinary Management of Neuroendocrine Tumor
Speaker: Dr. Roland Leung (Hong Kong)
17:20 – 18:00
EDM HK Cases of the Year
Chairperson: Dr. Vincent Fok and Dr. David Lui

A Lady Presented with Thyrotoxic Symptoms and Goitre but Normal TSH
Speaker: Dr. Katie Wai-sze Kwan (Hong Kong)

Breakdown of the Break Down Process - Urea Cycle Disorder
Speaker: Dr. Francis Chi-kin Ng (Hong Kong)

An Unexpected Adrenal Tumour in a Lady with Hypokalemic Hypertension
Speaker: Dr. Chloe Yuk-kiu Fung (Hong Kong)

An Unfortunate Case of Pheochromocytoma Crisis
Speaker: Dr. Lawrence Chi-kin Tang (Hong Kong)

29 October 2023 (Sunday)
09:30 – 10:10
Sponsored Lecture (4)
Chairperson: Dr. Victor Hung

Update of GLP-1RA in T2DM - Real World Evidence and CV Benefits
Speaker: Dr. Julie Lovshin (Canada)
10:10 – 10:50
Coffee Break
10:50 – 11:50
Symposium (2A)
Chairperson: Dr. Doris Chan
Symposium (2B)
Chairperson: Dr. YC Woo

What's New in Thyroid Eye Disease/Graves' Orbitopathy
Speaker: Dr. Kelvin Chong (Hong Kong)
Glycemic Control in Pregnancy
Speaker: Dr. Risa Ozaki (Hong Kong)

Benign Nodular Thyroid Disease: Current Management
Speaker: Professor Brian Lang (Hong Kong)
AI in Diabetic Retinopathy Management
Speaker: Dr. Nicole Chau (Hong Kong)
11:50 – 12:30
Plenary Lecture (2)
Chairperson: Professor Karen Lam

Aggressive Pituitary Tumours
Speaker: Dr. Ann McCormack (Australia)
12:30 – 13:45
Diamond Sponsored Lecture
Chairperson: Dr. Grace Kam

New Insights of SGLT2 Inhibitor: How It Addresses Cardio-renal-metabolic Trio?
Speaker: Professor Dirk Müller-Wieland (Germany)
13:45 – 14:25
Sponsored Lecture (5)
Chairperson: Dr. Vicki Tam
Incorporating Non-steroidal MRA into Clinical Practice for Diabetic Kidney Disease
Speaker: Dr. Desmond Yap (Hong Kong)
14:25 – 15:05
Sponsored Lecture (6)
Chairperson: Dr. Chi-kin Yeung
The Forgotten Incretin: Role of GIP in the Human Body and Type 2 Diabetes
Speaker: Dr. David Lui (Hong Kong)
15:05 – 15:35
Coffee Break
15:35 – 16:15
Sponsored Lecture (7)
Chairperson: Dr. Raymond Hue
Concentrated Insulin, Angel or Devil?
Speaker: Dr. Matthew Tan (Singapore)
16:15 – 16:55
Sponsored Lecture (8)
Chairperson: Dr. Joanne Lam
Novel Oral Non-Statin Lipid Lowering Agent for Hypercholesterolemia Management
Speaker: Professor Bryan Yan (Hong Kong)
16:55 – 17:25
Meet the Expert
Chairperson: Dr. Paul Lee
  Dr. Ann McCormack (Australia)
17:25 – 17:30
Closing Remarks

*Program is subject to change without prior notice (Last Updated on 27 Oct 2023)

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.




Nurse / Allied Health Professional / Others

Early bird rate:
(Until 15 Sep)



Regular rate:
(16 Sep – 15 Oct)




We accept paper and online registrations. You are encouraged to register online. Please click here to register and pay by credit card via PayPal. Deadline of registration is 15 October 2023 (Sunday).


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

EDM HK 2023 Meeting Secretariat:
MIMS (Hong Kong) Limited
37/F., Citicorp Centre, 18 Whitfield Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Confirmation email will be sent to you for successful registration. All registration fees paid are non-refundable.

EDM HK Cases of the Year (2023)
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, and send the completed form to Ms. Serence Tam from the Meeting Secretariat: serence.tam@mims.com

Submission deadline: 30 September 2023

Notification of results: Results will be released in the first week of October 2023

Presentation format:
  • Four presenters will be shortlisted and invited to give an 8-minute oral presentation, followed by a 2-minute interactive discussion at the meeting

  • All presenters will be awarded Certificates of Merit
  • Oral presenters will also be awarded Cash Prizes (HK$ 2,000 each)


EDM HK 2023 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 2023 – 28th -29th October 2023 - Program Book, Leaflet, Public Lectures, Photos
EDM HK 2022 – 29th -30th October 2022 - Program Book, Leaflet, Photos,
EDM HK 2021 – 30th -31st October 2021 - Program Book, LeafletPhotos, Public 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