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Topic: Swallowing Problems

Date: Thursday, 12 January 2017
Venue: Youth Square (238 Chai Wan Road, Chai Wan)
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)

The first "Nursing" course titled "Swallowing problems" of the "Health Academy for the Elderly", was held on Thursday, 12 January 2017 at the Youth Square, Chai Wan. Dr. HO Wai Lam, Diana, Clinical Associate of the Speech Therapy Unit, Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University was invited to be the guest speaker. The learning experience was full of lively interaction and stimulated students to understand how to prevent and handle swallowing problems.

   
Ms. Jovi LAM, Chief Executive of HKMA, representing the Community Health Academy to present the Certificate of Appreciation to the guest speaker, Dr. Diana HO    
     
 
Dr. HO talked about the swallowing problems   Students responded enthusiastically in quiz session
     
 
Students followed Dr. HO's instruction to practice swallowing technique   A group photo featuring Dr. HO and all students