Continuous Professional Development Update

Continuous Professional Development Update

Early Signs and Symptoms of Spondyloarthropathy
早期關節炎的症狀與處理

Language: Cantonese

Date: 26th June 2015 (Fri)
Time: 19:00 – 21:00
Venue: Lecture Hall, 4/F Duke of Windsor Social Service Building, 15 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong (The Federation of Medical Societies of Hong Kong)

 

Contents

  • recognition of autoimmune joint disease
  • spectrum and diagnosis of spondyloarthritis
  • advances in treatment of spondyloarthritis
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    Speaker

    Dr Yu Ka Lung Carrel
    MBBS (HK), MRCP (UK), FHKAM (Medicine), FHKCP ; Specialist in Rheumatology

    Dr Yu is currently practicing in Hong Kong Autoimmune and Rheumatic Disease Centre. Dr Yu encounters a lot of patients with different types of Spondyloarthropathy in his daily practice. Dr Yu is also a committee member of the Hong Kong Society of Rheumatology, and Hong Kong Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation. He is very active and passionate in serving the community by volunteering and doing public education on rheumatic diseases and arthritis care.

    Dr Yu's publications include:

    Scientific Poster Presentation

    Safety of a Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

    Mok Chi Chiu Chan Pak To Ho Ling Yin Yu Ka Lung To Chi Hung American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, Chicago, Illinois November 4-9, 2011.

    Seasonal Variation in Mortality of Six Rheumatic Diseases in Hong Kong, China: An Analysis of 2772 Deaths.

    To Chi Hung Yu Ka Lung Mok Chi Chiu
    American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, Chicago, Illinois
    November 4-9, 2011.

    Performance of Complement C3, C4 and Anti-dsDNA Antibody in Predicting Disease Flare in Individual Organ Systems in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: An Analysis of Data From 6035 Clinical Visits.

     

    Charge

    Early registration (before 31st May 2015): HKD150
    Registration after 31st May 2015: HKD200

     

    CPD Credits

    Chiropractors Council: 3 points
    Physiotherapy Board: 3 points

     

    Enquires

    Please contact cpdntalk@hkccfl.org.hk or +852 3998 3222