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Secretary for Food and Health and Director of Health to officiate at HKBU’s Chinese medicine forum on Sunday

浸大周日舉辦中醫中藥發展論壇暨骨與關節疾病學術大會 食物及衞生局局長與衞生署署長應邀主禮

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) is co-organising “The 3rd Forum on Development of TCM (Hong Kong) & Academic Conference on Bone and Joint Diseases” to be held on campus from 16 to 17 July. The forum’s theme is “Chinese medicine treatment for bone and joint diseases: inheritance, innovation and development”. The goal is not just to enlighten the audience about advances made in this area of Chinese medicine treatment but also to promote its development in Hong Kong. 
   
About 30 experts from universities of Chinese medicine and Chinese medicine hospitals on the Chinese mainland as well as local Chinese medicine experts in bone and joint diseases will share their wealth of clinical experience accumulated over decades.

The forum is co-organised by HKBU, the Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao Chinese Medicine Exchange and Cooperation Centre, the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM) of the People’s Republic of China, and the Specialty Committee of Bone and Joint Diseases of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS). It is co-hosted by The Hong Kong TCM Orthopaedic and Traumatic Association, the Hong Kong Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and the School of Chinese Medicine of HKBU.

Details of the opening ceremony are as follows:

Date:    16 July 2017 (Sunday)
Time:    9 am
Venue:  Tsang Chan Sik Yue Auditorium (AAB 201)
            Level 2, Academic and Administration Building
            HKBU Baptist University Road campus (new campus)
            Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong

Officiating party:
  • Ms Wang Xiaopin, Director of the Department of International Cooperation (Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Affairs Office), SATCM of the People’s Republic of China
  • Professor Yang Jinsheng, Director of the Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macao Chinese Medicine Exchange and Cooperation Centre, SATCM
  • Professor Sophia Chan, Secretary for Food and Health, HKSAR Government
  • Dr Constance Chan, Director of Health, HKSAR Government
  • Professor Lyu Aiping, Dean of the School of Chinese Medicine, HKBU
  • Professor Chen Lixin, Vice Secretary-General, WFCMS
  • Mr Zhang Fang, Deputy Director-General of the Coordination Department of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in HKSAR

You are cordially invited to send reporters/photographers to cover the above event. For the forum’s programme, please visit website: http://scm.hkbu.edu.hk/bjdforum2017. For media enquiries, please contact Connie Ko of the School of Chinese Medicine (3411 2132) or Jasmine Lau of the HKBU Communication and Public Relations Office (3411 7828 or 7472 2122).

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香港浸會大學將於7月16至17日在校園舉辦「第三屆中醫中藥發展(香港)論壇暨骨與關節疾病學術大會」,主題為「中醫藥治療骨關節疾病的繼承、創新與發展」。約30位來自內地多間中醫藥大學與中醫院的專家學者、本港的中醫骨傷專家將於論壇上,分享他們治療骨與關節疾病的專業知識及豐富的臨床心得,藉此提升與會人士對該範疇的認識,進一步促進中醫藥在香港的發展。
   
論壇由國家中醫藥管理局對台港澳中醫藥交流合作中心、世界中醫藥學會聯合會骨關節疾病專業委員會與香港浸會大學聯合主辦,香港中醫骨傷學會、香港中醫學會、香港浸會大學中醫藥學院共同承辦。開幕典禮詳情如下:

日期:2017年7月16日(星期日)
時間:上午9時
地點:九龍塘浸會大學道  浸大浸會大學道校園(新校)
   教學及行政大樓二樓曾陳式如會堂(AAB 201)

主禮人:
  • 國家中醫藥管理局國際合作司司長兼港澳台辦公室主任王笑頻司長
  • 國家中醫藥管理局對台港澳中醫藥交流合作中心主任楊金生教授
  • 香港特區政府食物及衞生局局長陳肇始教授
  • 香港特區政府衞生署署長陳漢儀醫生
  • 香港浸會大學中醫藥學院院長呂愛平教授
  • 世界中醫藥學會聯合會副秘書長陳立新先生
  • 中央人民政府駐香港特別行政區聯絡辦公室協調部副部長張方先生

歡迎 貴機構派員訪攝上述活動。有關論壇議程,請瀏覽中醫藥學院網頁:http://scm.hkbu.edu.hk/bjdforum2017。傳媒查詢:浸會大學中醫藥學院高潔媚(3411 2132)或傳訊公關處劉子瑩(3411 7828或7472 2122)。
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Press Contacts 傳媒聯絡:

Connie Ko

School of Chinese Medicine

3411 2132

高潔媚

中醫藥學院

3411 2132

Jasmine Lau

Communication and Public Relations Office

3411 7828 / 7472 2122

劉子瑩

傳訊公關處

3411 7828 / 7472 2122