Continuous Professional Development Update

Continuous Professional Development Update

Advanced Course Upper Body DN Upper Half of Body


  • During this two-day advanced course participants will learn the diagnosis, physical examination and dry needling of the most common muscles of the upper half of the body. The course is a hands-on course. Participants practice dry needling with each other.
  • Hands- on course with immediate clinical applicability after completion.

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  • Be able to identify the most common muscles of the upper half of the body by surface anatomy, palpation and function and understand their clinical symptoms and perpetuating factors.
  • Be able to identify the features of trigger points by physical examination and apply this knowledge to the most common muscles of the upper half of the body.
  • Be able to perform dry needling for the most common muscles of the upper half of the body.
  • Have updated knowledge about research in the field of the myofascial pain syndrome and trigger points.


Maya Abady BPT, Master (MuscSport), PhD student


Seminar Rm P5-03, Graduate House, 3 University Drive, University of Hong Kong



Course Fees

HKD4,800 (HKD4,200 for early bird before 31st December 2017)

Date and Time

24th – 25th February 2018, 9:00 – 18:00 (Lunch: 12:30 – 13:30)

15 hours in total
CPD Credits
For Chiropractic Council and Physiotherapy Board (in Process)
20 persons

  • On line registration, please register using the link: click here, or
  • Complete attached form and return it with a cheque made payable to: Hong Kong Chiropractic College Foundation Ltd, to CPD dept, 11/fl China Hong Kong Tower, 8 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, or
  • Fees can also be transferred to the Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Account 652-096850-001. Please email the registration form together with the bank-in slip to


A cancellation fee of HKD500 will be charged for cancellations received at least 10 working days in advance of the event. No refund will be given for cancellation received less than 10 working days in advance.


Please contact or +852 3998 3222