Annual Scientific Meeting 2002
1. Call for Absracts

This year, we have set up 3 prizes for the 3 best papers by trainees (HK$500 each).

  • Papers from all (members or non-members) are welcome.
  • All abstracts should be submitted in electronic form, in WORD format.
  • The abstract should be within 250 words (to avoid the need of very small font)
  • Deadline for submission: July 31, 2002.

All abstracts should be directed to the Secretary, Dr. Polly Lam, Department of Pathology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 30 Gascoigne Road, Hong Kong. E-mail:

2. Program and Venue  


26 - 27 October 2002


Head and neck Pathology


Dr. Leon Barnes (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, USA)


Kai Cheong Tong, Postgraduate Education Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong

Saturday, October 26, 2002


11:00 - 1:00 pm

Posters and Platform presentation

12:30 - 2:30 pm


2:30 - 5:30 pm

Pitfalls and Diagnostic Dilemmas in Head and Neck Pathology (with Tea Break) (Sponsored by Hong Kong College of Pathologists)

Sunday, October 27, 2002


8:30 - 10:20 am

Salivary Gland Tumors: An update

10:20 - 10:40 am

Tea Break

10:40 - 12:00 Noon

Interpretation of Laryngeal Biopsies and the Pathology of Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Larynx

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Annual General Meeting

1:00 - 2:00 pm


2:00 - 5:30 pm

Slide Seminar (with tea break)
*Lunch at own expense

Those who have not yet registered, please send your Registration Form to our
Treasurer, Dr. KL Mak.
For Registration Form, please contact the Secretary (Dr. Polly Lam, e-mail:, FAX: 2385 2455).




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