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Infectious Disease and Infection Control Forum: Update on Malaria

Topic Infectious Disease and Infection Control Forum: Update on Malaria
Course Type Web-based: Zoom Webinar

To provide an update on situation of Malaria, laboratory testing of Malaria, and clinical management when handling Malaria cases.

Date 23 August 2022
Venue G/F, Centre for Health Protection, 147C Argyle Street, Kowloon
Organizer Organized by Infectious Disease Control Training Centre, Hospital Authority (HA IDCTC)/ Infection Control Branch (ICB), Centre for Health Protection (CHP)
Target Group - Clinical staff of related specialties including Accident & Emergency, Family Medicine, Intensive Care, Clinical Microbiology and Medicine
- Clinical staff working in Public Health and Community Medicine, especially Medical Post of Professional and Development and Quality Assurance Service and Port Health Division
- All staff related to Infection Control or Infectious Disease Management, or Healthcare Workers who are interested in the subject





2:45 – 3:00 pm Registration    
3:00 – 3:05 pm Welcome Remark Dr CHEN Hong
Consultant i/c, IDCTC, HA / Head, Infection Control Branch, CHP
3:05 – 3:25 pm Update on Epidemiology and Preventive Measure Dr KH KUNG
Principal Medical & Health Officer (Surveillance), Communicable Disease Branch, CHP
3:25 – 3:40 pm Malaria Vector Control Program in Hong Kong

Pest Control Offr i/c, Food and Environmental Hygiene Department

3:40 – 4:10 pm Laboratory Diagnosis of Malaria Dr Samson WONG
Clinical Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong 
4:10 – 4:40 pm Clinical Management of Malaria and Suspected Cases Dr Owen TSANG
Consultant (M&G), Princess Margaret Hospital/ Medical Director HA Infectious Disease Centre 
4:40 – 5:10 pm ICU Management of Malaria Cases Dr SK YUNG
Associate Consultant (ICU), Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH)
5:10 – 5:30 pm Q & A session Dr KY LAI, Consultant(ICU) QEH and all speakers  



Published at 2022-11-15