Affiliated to HKCC & HKSTENT
With the support of
SESSION ON SATURDAY, JUNE 19TH
FROM 13.30 TO 15.00 [ GMT +2]
7.30PM to 9.00PM [HONG KONG local time]
HONK KONG COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY
The Hong Kong College of Cardiology is a charitable organization founded in 1992. It aims at upkeeping the highest standard of cardiovascular practice and working towards the improvement of heart health amongst people of Hong Kong. There are now 306 accredited Fellows and 108 members.
HONK KONG SOCIETY OF TRANSCATHETER ENDOCARDIOVASCULAR THERAPEUTICS
Established in 2010, HKSTENT ( Hong Kong Society of Transcatheter Endocardiovascular Therapeutics) is the first of its kind stand-alone interventional cardiology society registered as charitable organization in Hong Kong. It was founded with the mission of promoting education, research and training in Interventional Cardiology in Hong Kong and Asia for the benefit of interventionists, cardiologists, allied health workers and the general public at large.
Over the past decade, our society has organized many cardiology conferences, live case demonstration courses, and dedicated workshops both locally and internationally through the collaboration with other international societies. Among these academic activities, our annual signature event, Cardiovascular Intervention Complication Forum (CICF), is the first of its kind meeting in Asia with focus on the management of cardiovascular intervention complications. This meeting is well received with an increasing number of participants from the professional communities in Hong Kong, Asia Pacific regions and other countries.
- To appreciate the various complications during coronary and structural heart interventions.
- To learn appropriate ways to handle these complications.
- To understand the challenges of AMI management during COVID-19.