World Kidney Day in Hong Kong March 2017

 


 

 

The theme for World Kidney Day 2017 was on “Kidney Disease and Obesity”. The World Kidney Day series were co-organized by the Hong Kong Kidney Foundation (HKKF) and the Hong Kong Society of Nephrology (HKSN) which included TV and radio programs, newspaper interviews, road media shows and a World Kidney Day at Hong Kong event. The event for World Kidney Day (WKD) at Hong Kong 2017 was held on Sunday, 5 March 2017 at the Kowloon International Trade and Exhibition Center (KITEC), Kowloon. Over 800 renal patients and health care professionals have attended this event. The guests-of-honour for this event include Dr. Ko Wing-man, BBS, JP, Secretary for Food and Health, Dr Constance Chan (Director of Health), Dr Anne Fung (Assistant Director of Health), Dr PY Leung (CE, Hospital Authority), and Dr WL Cheung (Director of Cluster Services, Hospital Authority).

 

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World Kidney Day at Hong Kong, 5 March 2017, Kowloon

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Council members of HKSN & HKKF and our guests of  honour Dr. Ko Wing-man, BBS, JP, Secretary for Food and Health, Dr Constance Chan (Director of Health), Dr Anne Fung (Assistant Director of Health),  Dr PY Leung (CE, Hospital Authority), and Dr WL Cheung (Director of Cluster Services, Hospital Authority).

Drama on “Obesity & Kidney Disease” by HKSN Council members and renal nurses

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Group Performance by health care professionals and renal patients (Salsa)

 

Promotion of WKD 2017 in RTHK, NOW TV and Cable TV

 

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Prof. Sydney Tang & Dr. Michele Yuen (President, Hong Kong Obesity Society) at RTHK Radio One 精靈一點 Renal Health Talk, 1 Mar 2017

Dr. YL Cheng and Dr. SF Cheung at RTHK Radio One 精靈一點 Renal Health Talk, 8 Mar 2017

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Dr. HL Tang and Dr. CC Chow at RTHK Radio One 精靈一點 Renal Health Talk, 15 Mar 2017

Dr. SK Mak and Dr. YH Chan at RTHK Radio One 精靈一點 Renal Health Talk, 22 Mar 2017

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Prof. Sydney Tang at NOW TV【杏林在線], 6 Mar 2017

Prof. Sydney Tang at Cable TV Health and Fitness, 12 Mar 2017

 

 

World Kidney Day – Blood Pressure Monitoring Campaign in Housing Estates

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 15 Jan 2017 at Lower Wong Tai Sin Estate

 15 Jan 2017 at Ping Shek Estate

 

 

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 22 Jan 2017 at Tai Wo Hau Estate

 22 Jan 2017 at Shek Pai Wan Estate

 

 

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 5 Feb 2017 at Chung On Estate

 5 Feb 2017 at Un Chau Estate

 

 

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 5 Feb 2017 at Sheung Tak Esate

 12 Feb 2017 at Wo Che Estate

 

 

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 12 Feb 2017 at Oi Tung Estate

 12 Feb 2017 at Tai Yuen Estate

 

 

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 19 Feb 2017 at Kwai Fong Estate

 19 Feb 2017 at Chuk Yune South Estate

 

 

 

Newspaper coverage of World Kidney Day in Hong Kong 2017

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