Date: 26 Nov 2017; Time: 08:00-16:15; Venue: Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hong Kong 香港海景嘉福酒店

ASM 2017 poster

Dear all,

On behalf of the Hong Kong Society of Critical Care Medicine (HKSCCM), we would like to invite you to our upcoming Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) 2017 with details as below.

Date: 26 November 2017 (Sun)

Time: 08:45-16:15

Venue: Intercontinental Grand Stanford Hotel

Supported by: Hong Kong Association of Critical Care Nurses, Hong Kong Society of Transplantation, Medical Protection Society

Overseas speakers:

  • Dr Frederic Michard (Switzerland) on "Peri- and Postoperative Hemodynamic Monitoring”
  • Prof Björn Frenckner (Sweden) on “Surgical Complications in ECMO”
  • Prof Jonathan M Asprer (Philippines) on “Nutrition in Critically Ill Surgical Patients”
  • Dr Ming Keng Teoh (Malaysia) on “Medico-legal Issues in Critically Ill Settings”

Other highlighted topics and events:

  • Surgical Catastrophes and Complications
  • Advances in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Critical Care Nutrition, Critical Care Nursing, and Post Extubation Use of High Flow Oxygen
  • Transplant Related Complications
  • ICU Research/Free Paper Presentation
  • SimWARS – a competition of teamwork in a simulated environment scheduled in MDSSC, F4, QEH on 21 October 2017 (Sat)

Remark: CME and CNE accreditation is available

Registration for ASM 2017 is FREE of charge and is available at till 18 November 2017.

Meanwhile, for those who are interested in SimWARS and ICU research/free paper presentation, please contact Dr Lily KL Chan (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) on or before 30 September 2017, and Dr OF Wong (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) on or before 31 October 2017 respectively.

Do not miss this exciting event and we look forward to seeing you that day!

Best regards,
Dr Arthur MC Kwan
Chairperson, ASM 2017 Organizing Committee, HKSCCM

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ASM 2017 poster





Opening Address 


Plenary Lecture 1 (Sponsored by Masimo)

Peri- and Postoperative Hemodynamic Monitoring

Dr. Frederic Michard


Plenary Lecture 2 (Sponsored by Shun On Healthcare Ltd)

Surgical Complications in ECMO

Prof Bjorn Frenckner

Director – ECMO Centre Karolinska University Hospital


HKSCCM Annual General Meeting (Members Only)


Coffee Break


Seminar on Surgical Catastrophes and Complications

Management of haemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures
Dr. Mina Cheng (QEH)

Management of oesophageal perforation
Dr. KF Wong (TMH)

Catastrophes and complication in Vascular Surgery
Dr. Maket Wong (KWH)

Advances in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Advances in Cardiothoracic surgery
Dr. KY Sit (QMH)

Anaesthetic Aspect in Tubeless Thoracotomy
Dr. KF Khu (TMH)

VADs in Advanced Stage Heart failure
Dr. Tanya Yau (QMH)

ICU Research / Free Paper Presentation


Dr. Tong CK (HKU-SZH)

Dr. Shum HP (PYNEH)

Dr. Lam SK Tommy (TMH)


Lunch Symposium 午餐 (Sponsored by Fresenius Kabi)

Nutrition in Critically Ill Surgical Patients

Prof Jonathan M Asprer


Plenary Lecture 3 

Medico-legal Issues in Critically Ill Settings

Dr. Ming Keng Teoh (Head of Medical Services – Asia, Medical Protection Society)


Critical Care Nursing Seminar (supported by HKACCN)

Limiting reintubation: Effectiveness on immediate application of High Flow Oxygen after endotracheal tube extubation
Ms. Yeung Yan Yu (PMH)

Implementing an enteral nutritional protocol for the critically ill
Mr. Chan Man Hung (QMH)

Enhancing effective communication for intubated patients in ICU
Ms. Cheung Shuk Fun (PWH)

Seminar on Transplant related complications

(supported by Hong Kong Society of Transplantation)

Surgical Complications in Liver Transplantation
Dr. Chok Siu Ho (QMH)

Infection in Transplant Recipients
Dr. Chan Fuk Wo (QMH)

Donor Management
Dr. George Ng (QEH)




Dr. Lee Fu Tat (PMH)

Dr. Benny Cheng (TMH)

Mr. Harris Lam (RH)




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