13th June 2013,
Hong Kong Ophthalmological Symposium 2013 - First Announcement
On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is my pleasure to cordially invite
you to participate in the Hong Kong Ophthalmological Symposium, the
annual scientific meeting of the Hong Kong Ophthalmological Society and
the College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong on 14th - 15th December
2013. The theme of the symposium is "Cataract and Refractive Surgery".
We are most honoured and delighted that Professor José Luis Güell, Associate
Professor Ophthalmology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain as kindly
accepted our invitation to be our Featured Speaker.
As in previous years, there will be sessions for free paper and poster
presentations. Your support is essential if our meeting is to remain as
successful and enjoyable as it has always been. Please find an Abstract Form
enclosed. A typed abstract of not more than 150 words should be submitted
to the Secretariat by e-mall to email@example.com. The deadline
for abstract submission is 15th September 2013. Please note that the
contents of the abstracts may be edited. The official tool for presentation is
Windows PowerPoint. Scientific posters should fit into the 54'1 (H) x 24"
(W) format. A maximum of two abstracts would be accepted for each first
Besides the prestigious awards for Outstanding Oral and Poster Presentations
for "Pre-Academy Fellows", special prizes will also be presented in the
well-received programme, "Residents' Challenge". Abstracts of sufficient
quality work will be published in the supplement issue of the Hong Kong
Journal of Ophthalmology.
Enclosed, please also find the Registration Form. You are encouraged to
submit your registration before 15th September 2013, as a special rate is
available for 'Early Birds'.
Thank you for your kind participation and active support. The Organizing
Committee is very much looking forward to seeing you at this year's
Dr Alvin Young
Chairman, Organizing Committee
Hong Kong Ophthalmological Symposium 2013