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Explore the World of Medicine: Public Lecture Series 2016 – Overcoming Cognitive Decline

12 NOV 2016

Saturday

Time
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Venue
Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum, Tsim Sha Tsui
Explore the World of Medicine: Public Lecture Series 2016 – Overcoming Cognitive Decline

To enhance people's understanding on the latest development of cutting-edge medical technology in Hong Kong, and to strengthen the public's knowledge on different health issues as well as enhance their awareness on the prevention of and latest treatments for diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, the University of Hong Kong is organising the "Explore the World of Medicine" Public Lecture Series 2016 from March to June and September to December this year.

This is the tenth consecutive years that this community health education programme has been organised. The November and December Lectures will be held at the Hong Kong Science Museum. Academics from the Faculty will share their professional knowledge and illustrate their fruits of research in different medical disciplines. 

Details of the lectures are shown as below:

Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum, Tsim Sha Tsui

Lectures are conducted in Cantonese.

 

Theme Overcoming Cognitive Decline
Topic 1 Can We Prevent Cognitive Decline?
Speaker Dr Chan Wai-chi 
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry 
Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, HKU​
Topic 2 Can Surgery Improve Cognitive Decline?
Speaker Dr Leung Ka-kit Gilberto 
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery 
Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, HKU
Date: November 12, 2016 (Saturday)
(Online registration commences on Oct 28, 2016)
Time: 10:00am -12:00nn