Event Details

Occupational Safety and Health Seminar on Rehabilitation of Low Back Pain

Date: 28 March 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Registration at 6:45 p.m.)
Venue: Room 108, 1/F, 201-203, Lai King Hill Road, Kwai Chung, New Territories (Lai King MTR Exit A1) (Please see the attached map)
Organizer(s): IOSH Hong Kong
Speaker: Dr Anthony Wai-Leung KWOK, PhD, FSIA, FCHSM, FHKHSE Professor Kwok is currently held the position of Programme Manager & Lecturer, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Orthopaedics (MRGO) Programme, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is also the Adjunct Professor, Hangzhou Wanxiang Polytechnic, PRC. Professor Kwok has received a number of Government Honours & Awards with: Order of St. John - Serving Brother, SB St.J.(UK); Silver Medal (Long Service), CAS (HKSAR Government); Commissioner’s Commendation, CAS (HKSAR Government). Professor Kwok hold the Fellowship of Hong Kong College of Health Service Executives, Fellowship of Safety Institute of Australia, FSIA; Membership of Ergonomic Society of Hong Kong and is a Registered Safety Professional (Australia).
Language: Cantonese (supplementary with English)
Contact Person: Raymond Man
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 9025 6767
CPD: 1.5 hours
Content: This seminar is concentrated on occupational low back pain (OLBP) for workers and the MORE programme established by Orthopedics department of CUHK in 2012. The MORE programme is able to produce significantly better health outcomes in terms of reduced pain and improved functional status in work-injured patients compared to usual care and resulting in significantly shorter sick leave duration and earlier return-to-work for those work-injured patients.
Remarks: It is advisable that in order to prevent from spreading of influenza, any participant who has symptom(s) of flu, e.g. fever, cough and runny nose, etc, should not attend the seminar, or should put on a face mask throughout his / her stay at the seminar. Please provide us with your contact information (phone number and email address) at the time of on-line registration for urgent notification. You are required to produce your membership card at the registration counter. Your membership card should be produced at the reception counter.

Registrations Details:

The online registration starts at 2018-03-01 and end at 2018-03-27. Please register during the above period.