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Upcoming Events

Date Activity Theme Venue
2-4 Aug 2019 To be confirmed later 2019 Hong Kong International Dental Expo and Symposium (HKIDEAS) Special Care Dentistry Session By Hong Kong Dental Association Speaker : Dr David Craig from UK

Topic to be advised later.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
2-4 Aug 2019 To be confirmed later 2019 Hong Kong International Dental Expo and Symposium (HKIDEAS) Special Care Dentistry Session By Hong Kong Dental Association Speaker : Dr Carole Boyle from UK

Topic to be advised later.

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
To be confirmed later 5th SCD Day To be advised later. To be confirmed later
To be confirmed later Study Trip to Singapore To be advised later. Singapore

Professional Education

15 Nov 2018 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Dental Day Procedure Made Easy – A myth of MAC better than GA … ?
Challenges in special needs patients
Speaker : Dr. Charlotte LO, FHKCA, FHKAM (Anaesthesiology), FANZCA
Dr. Sandy LAM, Private Anesthetist
HKSCDA
25 Aug 2018 : Hong Kong International Expo and Symposium
– Special Care Dentistry Session
Topic 1 : Management of patients with cognitive impairment and those with intellectual disability
Speaker : Dr Chong Meng TAY BDS (Singapore) MDS (Special Needs Dentistry) Melb
Topic 2 : Conscious sedation in special care dentistry
Speaker : Dr David CRAIG (MBE MMedSci FDS RCSEd) Consultant / Honorary Senior Lecturer, Head of Sedation & Special Care Dentistry, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, King’s College London Dental Institute; Visiting Professor of Conscious Sedation, University of Portsmouth and Dental Consultant Adviser (Conscious Sedation) to the Chief Dental Office for England
HKSCDA
17 May 2018 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Autism
Speaker : Dr Rachel POON
26 Jan 2018 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Management of Dementia Elders
Speaker : Mr Kenny CHUI
30 Jun 2017 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Workshop on construction of dentures
Speaker : Dr Edward TSE
11 May 2017 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Periodontics in special needs patients
Speaker : Dr Raymond MAK
HKSCDA
29 Oct 2016 : 3rd SCD Day
Topic 1 : Advantages of Conscious Sedation for Patients with Intellectual Disability
Speaker : Dr David Craig, BA BDS MMedSci (Anaes) FDS RCSEd, Consultant/Honorary Senior Lecturer, Head of Sedation & Special Care Dentistry, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, King’s College London Dental Institute
Topic 2 : Conscious sedation in the Loving Smiles Service – how do we do it?
Speaker : Dr Antonio Lee, BDS (Syd)
Topic 3 : Efficacy and Safety of Conscious Sedation
Speaker : Dr David Craig, BA BDS MMedSci (Anaes) FDS RCSEd
HKSCDA
6 Aug 2016 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Construction of full dentures
Speaker : Dr Edward TSE
25 May 2016 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Bisphosphonates
Speaker : Dr Polly FUNG
26 Nov 2015 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Pain and Anxiety Control in Dentistry
Speaker : Dr Sandra LEE
4 Jun 2015 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Vital Pulp Therapy – A paradigm Shift in Endodontics
Speaker : Dr Sandra LEE
HKSCDA
 11 April 2015 : 2nd SCD Day
Topic 1 : Special Care Dentistry in Hong Kong
Speaker : Dr Deborah Chan, Chair, Hong Kong Special Care Dentistry Association
Topic 2 : Overseas Experience on the Management of Patients with Intellectual Disability: Fostering Cooperation for Dental Treatment Rather Than Using Restraint
Speaker : Dr Sarah Manton, Vice Dean, Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh; Consultant (Honorary Senior Lecturer) in Restorative and Special Care Dentistry, the University of Dundee Dental School and Hospital
Topic 3 : The Special Facilities for Dental Treatment of Patients with Intellectual Disability
Speaker : Dr Lesley Longman, Honorary Senior Lecturer, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry
Topic 4 : 甚麼的治療方針對智障人士最有益處?
Speaker : Dr Deborah Chan, Chair, Hong Kong Special Care Dentistry Association
Topic 5 : 「盈愛.笑容服務」 – 政府的智障人士牙科服務先導計劃
Speaker : Dr Leung Sai Man, Sigmund, JP, President of Hong Kong Dental Association
Topic 6 : 如何轉介智障病人得到「盈愛.笑容服務」
Speaker : Dr. Lily Tong, Vice Chair, Hong Kong Special Care Dentistry Association
HKSCDA
5 Feb 2015 : Dentist Meeting
Topic : Service Philosophy
Speaker : Dr Deborah CHAN
HKSCDA
15 Mar 2014 – 1st SCD Day
Topic 1 : Existing Provision for Patients requiring special care dentistry
Speaker : Dr Deborah Chan, Chair, Hong Kong Special Care Dentistry Association
Topic 2 : Government’s Initiatives on dental services for special target groups
Speaker : Mr Richard Yuen, JP, Permanent Secretary for Food and Health (Health)
Topic 3 : Insights from development of special care dentistry in Osaka
Speaker : Prof Ichijiro Morisaki, Chair Professor, Division of Special Care Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka University; Director, Osaka University Dental Hospital
Topic 4 : Curriculum development of special care dentistry at the undergraduate level
Speaker : Prof Gary Cheung, Chairman, Faculty Board of Undergraduate Studies, Faculty of Dentistry; Director, Postgraduate Programme in Endodontics, The University of Hong Kong
Topic 5 : Clinical Insights in the treatment of patients with intellectual disabilities
Speaker : Prof Ichijiro Morisaki
HKSCDA
30 Oct 2013 : Seminar
Topic 1 : Autistic Spectrum Disorder: An Update
Speaker : Dr Philomena Tse, M.B., B.S.(H.K.), MRCP (UK), FHKAM (Paed), FHKCPaed, FRCP (Edin); Specialist in Paediatrics; Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of Hong Kong
Topic 2 : Dental Care for Patients with Autistic Spectrum Disorder : Challenges and the Importance of Prevention
Speaker : Dr Enderra Tang, BDS (University of Hong Kong) 1986, MDS (University of Hong Kong) 1989, FHKAM 1993, FCDSHK (Paediatric Dentistry) 2000; Full-time Clinical Lecturer, Department of Children’s Dentistry & Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry , The University of Hong Kong 1989 to 1997
HKSCDA
9 Aug 2013 : Symposium
Topic 1 : Special Care Dentistry: An Overview
Speaker : Dr Sarah Manton, Chair of the Specialty Board of Special Care

Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Topic 2 : Challenges of persons with intellectual disabilities in access to dental treatment: from Parent’s perspective
Speaker : Mrs Laura Yeung, Executive Committee Member of The Intellectual Disabled Education and Adrocacy League
Topic 3 : Special consideration for Clients for Special Care Dentistry: Pros and Cons for sedation
Speaker : Dr Anne Kwan, Specialist in Anaesthesiology
Hospital Superintendent, Evangel Hospital
Topic 4 : Loving Smiles Service – a new paradigm of dental care?
Speaker : Dr Deborah Chan, Chair, Hong Kong Special Care Dentistry Association

Study Trips

13 – 14 April 2017 – Osaka and Kyoto, Japan

  • Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Nursing and Health Care, Baika Women’s University
  • Osaka Prefecture, Sakai City Dental Clinic for the Severely Handicapped
  • The Kyoto Dental Central Clinic
  • Kyoto College of Dental Hygienist & Technicians
HKSCDA

12-13 May 2016 – Kaohsiung, Taiwan

  • Division of Special Care Dentistry, Department of Oral Hygiene, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital
HKSCDA

10-11 July 2014 – Osaka, Japan

  • Osaka University Dental Hospital
  • Elderly Home “Toyonaka Aiwa Garden”
  • Osaka Prefectural Dental Association Special Care Dentistry Clinic
  • Osaka Prefectural Acute Stage Combined Medical Center Special Care Dentistry Department
  • Osaka Prefecture, Sakai City Dental Clinic for the Severely Handicapped

Participation in International Congresses

30 Aug – 2 Sep 2018 : 24th International Association for Disabilities and Oral Health Congress
Venue : Festival City, Dubai
14 – 17 Apr 2016 : 23rd International Association for Disabilities and Oral Health Congress
Venue : Chicago, USA
22 – 24 Oct 2014 : 22nd International Association for Disabilities and Oral Health Congress
Venue : Berlin, Germany