Medical Research Conference

You are cordially invited to attend the 27th Medical Research Conference. This annual research conference aims at fostering intra-department, inter-department/school and inter-university collaborations in research.

Organising Committee

Prof Wai Kay Seto

Dr Michael Cheung
Dr Joanne Chiu
Dr Harry Gill
Dr Gary Lau
Dr Paul Lee 
Dr Philip Li
Dr Judith Mak
Dr Desmond Yap
Dr Pauline Yeung

Conference Information


27th MRC

Date: January 15, 2022 (Saturday)

Time: 09:00 – 18:00

Topics: Basic science, translational and clinical research 

Organiser: Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong 

Language: The official language of the Conference is English. There will be no simultaneous translation. 

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) accreditations: Points will be awarded by the Hong Kong College of Physicians and non-specialists (HKMA, HKDU, HKAM & DH). The completed sheets will be returned to each awarding institution at the completion of the Conference.

Parking: Limited complimentary parking at the FMB are available upon request. Complimentary parking will only allow one entry and one exit per car on the day. Download Road Map   

For enquiries, please contact the Conference Secretariat:
Medical Research Conference Secretariat
Department of Medicine
Room 405, Professorial Block
Queen Mary Hospital
Pok Fu Lam
Hong Kong

Tel: (+852) 2255-6709
Fax: (+852) 2855-1143
Website: link 

Whilst every attempt has been made to ensure that all aspects of the conference announced will take place as scheduled, the Organising Committee reserves the right to make changes at any time should the need arise. 


Abstract Submission

Members of the Department of Medicine are invited to submit abstracts on research conducted in the 2021 calendar year. Abstracts from members of other departments or institution will be accepted if they were done in collaboration with the Department of Medicine, HKU.

Abstract Submission Form:

Please read the guidelines and instructions carefully on Page 1 before your submission.

Download abstract-form [MS Word format (.docx)] - with full set of instructions 
*** Deadline for submitting abstracts: October 22, 2021 (Friday) ***

Past Conferences

Past Dates
26th MRC - January 16, 2021 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation GuidelinesAbstract Book, Photos
25th MRC - January 18, 2020 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation GuidelinesAbstract Book, Photos
24th MRC - January 19, 2019 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation GuidelinesAbstract Book, Photos
23rd MRC - January 20, 2018 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation GuidelinesAbstract Book, Photos
22nd MRC - January 14, 2017 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation Guidelines, Photos
21st MRC - January 16, 2016 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation Guidelines
20th MRC - January 17, 2015 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation Guideline
19th MRC - January 18, 2014 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation Guidelines
18th MRC - January 12, 2013 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation Guidelines
17th MRC - January 14, 2012 (Saturday) - ProgramPoster Presentation ListPresentation Guidelines