Medical Research Conference

You are cordially invited to attend the 26th Medical Research Conference. This annual research conference aims at fostering intra-department, inter-department/school and inter-university collaborations in research.

Organising Committee

Dr Wai Kay Seto

Dr Joanne Chiu
Prof Ivan Hung

Dr Gary Lau
Dr Paul Lee
Dr Philip Li
Dr Judith Mak
Prof Eric Tse
Dr Desmond Yap

Conference Information

16th January 2021 (Saturday)

09:00 – 18:00

Lecture Theatre 1, Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre, G/F, William MW Mong Block, Faculty of Medicine, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

Topics: Basic science, transnational 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 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: Complimentary parking at the FMB are available for participants however each participant may only be allowed one entry and exit per car per day. Download Road Map  

For enquiries about the Conference, please contact the Conference Secretariat:
Medical Research Conference Secretariat
University 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 2020 calendar year. Abstracts from members of other departments or institution will be accepted if they were done in collaboration with the Department of Medicine either in Hong Kong or Overseas.

Abstract Submission Form:
Please make sure that you have read the guidelines and instructions on the abstract form carefully before you type your abstract.

Download abstract-form  [MS Word 2003 format (.doc)] - with full set of instructions 
Download abstract-form  [PDF format (.pdf)] - with full set of instructions 

*** Deadline for abstract submission is 23 October 2020 ***

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