• Essential Hernia – Basic

    Essential Hernia – Basic

    Dear Fellows, Members and Trainees,

    Essential Hernia – Basic

    06 July 2019

    On behalf of the Society, we are proud to announce the "Essential Hernia - Basic" course, which will be held in Hong Kong on the 6th July 2019.

    Essential Hernia - Basic & Practicals is an important structured hernia surgery training program. This training program is conducted by the Asia Pacific Hernia Society together with local National Hernia Society. The program is also recognized and accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. The Basic part of the program consists of a one day full lectures covering the essential part of hernia surgery from open to laparoscopic, and from groin to abdominal wall hernias. The Practicals part consists of hands on tissue / animal / cadaver training. For further information please don’t hesitate to access through the following link:


    Upon completion of Basic, candidate will be eligible to apply for the Practicals part, which composed of live surgery, hernia endotraining exercise and live tissue workshop.  Upon application, selected members will be sponsored to attend the Practicals part in the future.

    The Hernia Essential - Basic, will be held in Hong Kong on 6th July 2019.

    All surgeons, whether you are trainee or specialist, are welcome to join this one day structured lecture program. Our invited speakers include oversea renowned surgeons from the Asia Pacific Hernia Society, and also our local hernia experts.

    Between now and 15th June 2019, members of the Hong Kong Hernia Society can enjoy a complimentary registration to this course upon application.

    Between now and 15th June 2019, special conditions are granted for admission to ordinary member (one year membership or life membership) of the Hong Kong Hernia Society. Please see details on the course poster.

    Please feel free to contact the secretariat (Miss Zoe CHUNG Tel: 6470 3773) for any query, and don’t hesitate to register now.

    Best regards,

    Prof. Charing C.N. CHONG

    Course Chairlady

    Prof. Anthony Y.B. TEOH

    Course Chairman

    Dr George P.C. YANG

    President of Hong Kong Hernia Society

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    6 July 2019




    The Grand Assembly Hall I, North Tower, YMCA Hong Kong, 41 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong

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