京港醫學交流
Beijing / Hong Kong Medical Exchange

8 November 2008
13:15 - 13:45 Registration
13:45 - 14:00 Opening Ceremony  
14:00 - 16:00 Symposium 1: Influenza
Chairpersons: Professor Zhan-cheng GAO and Professor David HUI
  Epidemiology of seasonal influenza Dr. Thomas TSANG (Hong Kong)
  Human influenza A/H5N1 infection in China Professor Zhan-cheng GAO (China)    
  Pathogenesis of seasonal influenza and avian influenza Professor Malik PEIRIS (Hong Kong)    
  Management of pandemic influenza in "have-not" countries Dr. David FEDSON (France)
  Q&A    
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:10 Symposium 2: Airway Inflammation
Chairperson: Dr. Christopher LAI
  Airway inflammation: Mechanisms and therapeutic implications Professor Neil BARNES (UK)    
  Q&A    
17:10 - 18:40 Symposium 3: Sleep-disordered Breathing
Chairpersons: Professor Shao-guang HUANG and Dr. Shun-yang SO
  Obstructive sleep apnea as risk factor for atherosclerosis Professor Mary IP (Hong Kong)    
  Pathogenesis of metabolic dysfunction in sleep apnea: The role of sleep fragmentation and intermittent hypoxemia Professor Naresh PUNJABI (USA)
  Simple diagnostic tools for the screening of sleep apnea in subjects with high risk of cardiovascular disease Professor Shao-guang HUANG (China)
  Q&A    
18:40 - 21:00 Welcome Dinner
 
9 November 2008
08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:00 Symposium 4: Burden of Lung Diseases
Chairperson: Professor Wah-kit LAM
  Burden of lung diseases in Hong Kong Professor Moira CHAN-YEUNG (Hong Kong)    
  Burden of lung diseases in mainland China Professor Yong-jian XU (China)
  Q&A    
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00 Symposium 5: Lung Cancer
Chairpersons: Professor Jian-xiang HE and Dr. James HO
  New advances in management of lung cancer with Anti-VEGF and EGFR-TKI Dr. Alan SANDLER (USA)
  Chemotherapy versus targeted therapy: Which one should be the best choice for Non- small cell lung cancer patients Professor Sumitra THONGPRASERT (Thailand)
  Surgical treatment for lung cancer Professor Jian-xing HE (China)    
  Q&A    
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 13:40 Symposium 6: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Chairperson: Dr. Wai-ming CHAN
  Hopes come to reality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients Professor Antonio ANZUETO (USA)
  Q&A    
13:40 - 15:10 Symposium 7: Non-invasive Ventilation
Chairpersons: Professor Rong-chang CHEN and Dr. Henry KWOK
  Non-invasive ventilation for non-COPD-related respiratory failure Dr. Nicholas HILL (USA)
  Is there a role for home NIV in COPD patients? Dr. Chung-ming CHU (Hong Kong)
  Concerns and controversial issues in non-invasive ventilation application Professor Rong-chang CHEN (China)
  Q&A    
15:10 - 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 - 16:40 Symposium 8: Common Problems in General Practice
Chairpersons: Dr. Chi-chiu LEUNG and Dr. Maureen WONG
  Smoking cessation Dr. Bing LAM (Hong Kong)
  Chronic cough in China Professor Ke-fang LAI (China)
  Q&A    
16:40 - 17:00 Closing Ceremony
  Summing Up Professor David HUI
(Chairman, Scientific Committee, 10th BHME)
 
  Closing Remarks Professor Nan-shan ZHONG
(President, Chinese Medical Association)
  Closing Remarks Dr. Hung-hing TSE
(President, Hong Kong Medical Association)