27 Apr 2023 (Thu)
18:30-20:00 HKT

Hong Kong has seen a mysterious spate of melioidosis cases since August 2022, with a cluster emerging in the Sham Shui Po district. In our latest webinar, our speakers will share vital updates from local and international perspectives, followed by a moderated panel discussion for your clinical questions.

An urban outbreak of melioidosis during typhoon season in Hong Kong

Dr LUK Shik Kristine
Consultant Microbiologist, Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong 

Clinical manifestations and management of melioidosis

Professor and Chief, Infectious Diseases Division, Thammasat University Hospital, Thailand


Q&A session


Dr WONG Tin Yau Andrew
Specialist in Infectious Disease
Hon. Consultant, Infectious Disease Centre and Department of Medicine & Geriatrics, Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong

Dr LIN Wai Chi Ada
Specialist in Infectious Disease
President, The Hong Kong Society for Infectious Disease


Group Category  Points
 The Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists PP NA  1.50
 Hong Kong College of Community Medicine PP PP  1
 The College of Dental Surgeons of Hong Kong Pending Pending  Pending
 Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine CME PP  1.50
 The Hong Kong College of Family Physicians OEA 5.02  2
 The Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists PP PN  1.50
 The College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong CME PP  1.50
 The Hong Kong College of Orthopaedic Surgeons PP R  1
 The Hong Kong College of Otorhinolaryngologists PP 2.2  1
 Hong Kong College of Paediatricians A PP  1
 The Hong Kong College of Pathologists CME PP  1.50
 Hong Kong College of Physicians PP PP  1.50
 The Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists PP OP  1.50
 Hong Kong College of Radiologists B PP  1.50
 The College of Surgeons of Hong Kong CME PP  1.50
 Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (MCHK CME) CME PASSIVECME  2


  • This webinar is open to all healthcare professionals and is conducted in English.
  • The webinar will be held via Zoom. Login details will be emailed to you in 5 minutes when you register online.
  • CME application is in progress, details of which will be posted on this webpage in due course. To facilitate CME registration, please register with your FULL NAME and show your registered name during the webinar.

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