The Hong Kong Society of Nephrology was established since 1979. It is a non-profit making professional organization consisting of doctors, nurses and other allied health staff who are interested in renal diseases.
HA Renal Commissioned Training 2016/2017
The Commissioned Training 2016/17 was two-day program held on the 21st to 22nd of January 2017. The theme of this year was “Improving the outcome of renal graft: from good to great”.
The first day focused on the “Prevention and early detection of graft rejection” and was held at the Lecture Theatre, G/F, HKEC Training Center for Healthcare Management & Clinical Technology of the Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital. The second day focused on “Immunological and Non-immunological strategies to improve outcomes of renal graft” and was held at the Auditorium Level 1, Main Clinical Block and Trauma Center of Prince of Wales Hospital. This event was organized by the Central Renal Committee, Hospital Authority. The Hong Kong Society of Nephrology, the Hong Kong Society of Transplantation and the Hong Kong Kidney Foundation also served as co-organizers of this event. Scientific program included various lectures and panel discussions and this year we are honored to have Prof. Christophe Legendre and Prof. Peter Nickerson as the overseas speakers.
Prof. Philip Li, Chairman, Central Renal Committee
Tissue Typing technologies: What and How?
Dr. Janette Kwok
Antibody-mediated rejection of renal allografts – new defining features in Banff criteria and their clinical implications
Dr. Gavin Chan
Prof. Christophe Legendre
Prof. Peter Nickerson
Welcoming Address by Dr WL CHEUNG, Director (Cluster Services), Hospital Authority
Outcome of renal graft: past and present
Dr. CB Leung
Extending the survival of renal graft: surgical perspective
Role of Organ Donation Coordinator
Ms. YF Tong
Malignancy after kidney transplantation: are we on the right path to prevent it
Dr. CY Cheung
Closing Remarks by
Dr. KL Mo
Council Members and Organizing Committee with the speakers