Guest and Speakers Power Point

Confenrence Content
Day I (26/9/2013)
09:50 -11:00 Keynote Speeches
Issues of End of Life Care in Long Term Care Settings in Hong Kong
Dr Edward Man-fuk LEUNG
President, Hong Kong Association of Gerontology

New Chanllenges in Palliative Care at The XXIth
Professor Xavier Gomez-Batiste
MD, PhD, Director, the “Qualy” Observatory/ WHO Collaborating Centre for Public Health Palliative Care Programmes

11:20-12:45 Symposium I
Issues of life and death: Advance Directive
14:00-15:30 Symposium II
Clinical & Nursing Perspectives in End of Life Care
15:50-17:00 Free Paper Presentation I & II
Presentation I
New Community Care Model for End-of-Life with Organ Failure: Hospital@Home
Man-Sze YIU, Pui-chi CHIU, Siu-hung LEUNG and Kam-chu YEUNG

Evaluation of a Embedded EOL Programme within a Community Long Term Care Model
Foong-yue MOK, Wai-chong NG and Hua Mei Mobile Clinic

Feasibility of Implementing Advance Directive in Hong Kong Chinese Elderly People
Patrick Ka-chun CHIU, Fei CHAN and Leung-wing CHU

Evaluation of End-of-Life Care Service in a Nursing Home in Hong Kong 2000-2013: the clinical profile and hospital utilization
Welgent Wai-ching CHU amd Christine Y. T. Lam

Changes in Staff Expectations, Competence, and Confidence in Providing EOL Care after Launching a 2-year End-of-life Care Pilot Project in Care and Attention Home
Vivian W.Q. LOU, Jervis C.S. TANG, Sandy W.P. WONG, S.H. LAM ,Amy K.M. TSUI

Perspectives on End-of-life Care Planning of Elders in Residential and Community Settings: Hong Kong Experience
So-wah LAM, Kin-wai WONG and Sui-fan LI

Presentation II
Ching-chun CHIANG, Ying-wei WANG, Hsing-chu CHEN and Chin-lon LIN

Sharing of Experience on the Nursing Care of the Elderly Clients During Their Last 3 Weeks of the Imminent Death in a Nursing Home of Hong Kong
Christine Yuk-tsing LAM, Welgent Wai-ching CHU, Dolly Man-ying LEUNG and Walter THOMPSON

Dignified Care in LTC Settings: A Systemic- Interpretive Framework for Community-Based End-of-Life Care Pathway in Hong Kong
Andy H.Y. HO, James K.H. LUK, Felix H.W. CHAN, Camis W.K. CHAN, Catherine K.K. KWOK, W.C. NG, Joseph H.L. YUEN, Michelle Y.J. TAM and Cecilia L.W. CHAN

Filial Piety and Dignity in End-of-Life Caregiving: Lived experience of Chinese families facing terminal cancer and receiving LTC care services in Hong Kong
Andy H.Y. HO, Michelle Y.J. TAM, Cecilia L.W. CHAN

“Embrace the Last Journey with Love” Holistic EOL Care in Long Term Care Settings
Antony Chi-tat LEUNG

Pilot on End of Life Care in Nursing Home in the New Territories West Cluster
Yiu-keung KWAN, King-shing LEUNG, Sau-han CHAN

Day II (27/9/2013)
09:15-1015 Plenary Session
Asian Experience in End of Life Care
Associate Professor Ying-wei WANG
Chief, Department of Medical Humanities, Tzuchi University and Chief, Heart Lotus Hospice, Tzuchi General Hospital, Taiwan

EOL care in the community - A Singaporean Perspective
Dr Angel Lee
Senior Concultant, Department of Palliative Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

10:15-11:20 Symposium III
Legal and Ethical Issues
11:40-12:45 Symposium IV
Psychological needs from patient and family perspectives
14:00-15:30 Symposium V
Video Sharing on Palliative Care & End of Life Care
  • Invited hospitals and organizations will introduce their services through video sharing and case stories.
  • Video clips will be shared to elders in elderly centres and residential care homes at the same time.

15:50-17:00 Round Table Session
Envisioning the action agenda
  • Convener: Dr. the Honourable Edward Che-hung LEONG, G.B.M., G.B.S., J.P.
  • Round table members: Representatives of Hospital Authority, government departments and conference guest speakers and elderly users.


Palliative Care in Residential Care Homes for the Elderly
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