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Date and Venue

The Symposium will be held on Friday, December 4, 2009 in the Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong

Official Language

The official language of the Symposium is English.

Extended Deadline for Registration

November 27, 2009

Early registration is encouraged. If the number of registrations received before the deadline exceeds the capacity of the venue, the deadline for registration may be advanced and the online registration system would be closed without prior notice. On-site registration may NOT be accepted.

Registration Fee

HK$100 inclusive of coffee/tea and a sandwich for lunch. Please send a cheque made payable to "The University of Hong Kong" to the Symposium Secretariat. The registration fee is waived for staff and students of the UGC-funded universities and staff of HA hospitals, and registrants of Frontiers in Medical and Health Sciences Education "Making Sense in Communication".

Free car parking may be provided on a first come, first served basis subject to availability.

Certificate of Attendance

Certificate of attendance will be available upon request. Please indicate your request on the Registration Form. Certificates of attendance, if requested, will be available for collection at the Registration Counter on the day of the Symposium.


Participants will be provided with badges which should be worn for admission to the meeting venues.


The University of Hong Kong Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
6/F, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2819 9333
Fax: (852) 2818 4913
E-mail: fbmr@hku.hk


Frontiers in Biomedical Research, HKU 2009 is sponsored by Abbott Laboratories Limited, Applied Biosystems Hong Kong Limited, Beckman Coulter Hong Kong Limited, Bio-Rad Pacific Limited, Carl Zeiss Far East Co., Limited, GE Medical Systems Hong Kong Limited, Genetimes Technology, International Holding Limited, Gold Pacific Enterprises, Grandtech Scientific China Limited, Invitrogen Hong Kong Limited, PerkinElmer (Hong Kong) Limited, Roche Diagnostics (Hong Kong) Limited, Sanyo Electric (Hong Kong) Ltd-SCRI, Tegent Scientific Limited, Tin Hang Technology Limited