Health Academy for the Elderly

The First Academic Term's Curriculum (January 2017 - October 2017)
(i) Elderly diseases Renal failure and GOUT
(5 Jan 2017)
Speaker: Dr. CHOI Kin
(President of the Hong Kong Medical Association, Nephrologist)
(Event Photos)
Dementia
(23 Feb 2017)
Speaker: Dr. DAI Lok Kwan, David, JP
(Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Alzheimer's Disease Association cum Geriatrician)
(Event Photos)
Depression in Elderly
(9 Mar 2017)
Speaker: Dr. CHAN Nim Tak, Douglas
(General practitioner)
(Event Photos)
Stroke
(27 Apr 2017)
Speaker: Dr. TSANG Kin Lun (Specialist in Neurology)
(Event Photos)
Gastrointestinal Diseases and Hernia
(11 May 2017)
Speaker: Dr. TSE Tak Yin, Cyrus
(Specialist in General Surgery)
(Event Photos)
Heart Diseases
(8 Jun 2017)
Speaker: Dr. SO Yui Chi
(Specialist in Cardiology)
(Event Photos)
Fall Prevention and Orthopedics
(10 July 2017)
Speaker: Dr. YUEN Chi Pan, Simon
(Specialist in Orthopaedics & Traumatology)
(Event Photos)
Urology Problems
(24 Aug 2017)
Speaker: Dr. YEUNG Hip Wo, Victor
(Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy and Specialist in Urology)
(Event Photos)
Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension
(7 Sep 2017)
Speaker: Dr. YOUNG Ying Nam, Dominic
(General practitioner) and Dr. YIP Yuk Pang, Kenneth
(Specialist in Paediatrics)
(Event Photos)
Eye Diseases
(12 Oct 2017)
Speaker: Dr. PONG Chiu Fai, Jeffrey
(Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy and Specialist in Ophthalmology)
(Event Photos)
   
(ii) Nursing Swallowing Difficulty
(12 Jan 2017)
Speaker: Dr. HO Wai Lam, Diana (Clinical Associate of the Speech Therapy Unit, Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
(Event Photos)
Home Safety
(2 Mar 2017)
Speaker: Ms CHOI Shui Ha, Ellen (Occupational Therapist of Richmond Fellowship of Hong Kong)
(Event Photos)
The Use of Walking
Aids and Maintenance
of Aids
(6 Apr 2017)
Speaker: Ms. WONG Yuk Ting
(Centre In-charge of Hong Kong Wheelchair Aid Service Limited)
(Event Photos)
Elderly Nutrition
(25 May 2017)
Speaker: Ms. LEE Yik Han, Helen
(Dietitian In Charge of Ruttonjee & Tang Shiu Kin Hospitals)
(Event Photos)
Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
(22 June 2017)
Speaker: Dr. DAI Lok Kwan, David, JP
(Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Alzheimer's Disease Association cum Geriatrician)
(Event Photos)
Measuring Vital Signs
(29 July 2017)
Speaker: Ms. SUN Man Ping
(Nurse Specialist and Programme Coordinator of Hong Kong Credible Care Volunteers Association)
(Event Photos)
Ba Duan Jin Qigong
(19 August 2017)
Speaker: Mr. LEUNG Kwan Lok (Occupational Therapist)
(Event Photos)
Drug Safety
(9 September 2017)
Speaker: Ms. Amy Chu
(Pharmacist of Queen Elizabeth Hospital)
(Event Photos)
(iii) Social/Leisure Diet and Regimen
(11 March 2017)
Speaker: Mr. NG Tsz Kit
(Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner of The Hong Kong Tuberculosis Association Chinese Medicine Clinic cum Training Centre of the University of Hong Kong)
(Event Photos)
Hiking to Tai Tam Reservoir
(8 April 2017)
Tour Leader: Mr. CHAN Chun Man
(Event Photos)
Knitting Class
(13 & 27 May, 3 & 24 June 2017)
Tutor: Knit and Care Community volunteers
(Event Photos taken on 13 May)
(Event Photos taken on 27 May)
(Event Photos taken on 3 June)
(Event Photos taken on 24June)

Tablets and Smartphones
(16 May 2017)
Speaker: Mr. Nelson LAI
(IT Project Manager of the Hong Kong Medical Association)
(Event Photos)

Handicraft
(8 July 2017)
Instructor:
Volunteers from New Jade Garden and Richmond Fellowship of Hong Kong ALOHA(Eastern) Integrated Community Centre for Mental Wellness
(Event Photos)
Line Dance
(31 August & 14 September 2017)
Instructor: Betty LEUNG
(Event Photos taken on 31 August)
(Event Photos taken on 14 September)
Singing
(Pop song)
(21 September 2017)
Instructor: Dr. YEUNG Hip Wo, Victor
(Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy and Specialist in Urology)
(Event Photos)
Table Tennis
(4 October 2017)
Instructor: Dr. YEUNG Hip Wo, Victor
(Co-chairman of the Sub-Committee of the Community Health Academy and Specialist in Urology)
(Event Photos)

 

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