CPD Events


Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Techniques: A Seminar and Hands-On Workshop (Cancelled)

Date : Thursday 23rd July 2020
Venue : Ocean Park, Aberdeen, Hong Kong (Meeting point and lecture and practical venues to be shared later with confirmed participants)
Time : Workshop: 9:00am~6:00pm
Speaker : Dr. Chu Wai Ming, Dr. Paolo Martelli, Dr. Lau Churk Ning Kevin

Cost :
  • Include Lunch
    • Members : $4000
    • Non-Members : $5000
    • CPD Hours : 6.5

Organizer : The Hong Kong Veterinary Association Ltd.

Only 12 places available! Please register early to avoid disappointment!

This workshop will focus on the endoscopic and laparoscopic use in veterinary patients. Lectures in the morning will be followed by a hands-on practical session in the afternoon. These sessions will be given by Dr. Martelli, Director for Veterinary Service at Ocean Park, and Dr. Chu and Dr. Lau, who are specialists and experts in human medicine, surgery and endoscopy.

The HKVA will donate any funds surplus to the cost of the event to Ocean Park Conservation Foundation Hong Kong, a non-profit organisation that is committed to advocating, facilitating and participating in effective conservation of Asian wildlife, with an emphasis on Chinese white dolphins and giant pandas, as well as their habitats through partnerships, fundraising, research and education.


Workshop Program

Time Session  
09:00 - 09:15 Registration  
09:15 - 09:30 Welcome and Introduction  
09:30 - 10:15 Endoscopic Skill in Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy Dr. Chu Wai Ming
Honorary Consultant
Ruttonjee Hospital
Honorary Assistant Professor
Hong Kong University
10:15 - 11:00 Coffee Break  
11:00 - 12:00 Rigid and Flexible Endoscopy in Zoological Medicine Dr. Paolo Martelli
Director for Veterinary Service
Ocean Park
12:00 - 12:45 Practical Tips on Laparoscopic Procedures Dr. Lau Churk Ning Kevin
Associate Consultant
Our Lady of Maryknoll Hospital
12:45 - 14:00 Lunch Lunch at Ocean Park's Ginger Grill (Thai restaurant) is included in the registration fee
14:00 - 18:00 Hands-on Workshop

Four Hands-on Stations

  1. Upper GI Endoscopy with Training Dummy
  2. Lower GI Endoscopy with Training Dummy
  3. Basic Laparoscopic Skill Training
  4. Advanced Laparoscopic Skill Training with Canine Cadavers

Hope to see you there.
Howie Wong
HKVA CPD Coordinators

For enquiries please email secretariat@medcom.com.hk


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