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  1. Overseas graduates must be employed in public hospitals

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... I graduated from the faculty of medicine of the University of Hong Kong 33 years ago. I have been working in public hospitals ever since my graduation and am a consultant physician. ... another three to four to years before we can see a higher number of medical graduates. Moreover, for the first few years the increase will only be very modest. We need immediate measures ...

  2. Huge demand for graduates able to display the X-factor

    Posted Nov 05th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Hung-tat, chairman of the Hong Kong Radiographers' Association, says there's huge demand for their services as there are only around 50 local graduates in the field every year. The demand ... for senior positions,' Chan says. In Hong Kong, only Polytechnic University offers a bachelor's degree in radiography. Upon graduation, students must register with the Radiographers Board ...

  3. No check on dental graduates since 1996

    Posted May 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... examination of the University of Hong Kong dental faculty having taken place in 1996. Despite the lack of more recent accreditation, the school's graduates are exempt from sitting the council's licensing examination, which must be sat by graduates from elsewhere wanting to practise in the city. Council chairman Dr Homer Tso Wei-kwok told the South China Morning Post he ...

  4. Post-graduate nursing courses

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... full-time programme starting in September. The programme expects to draw mainly secondary school graduates and will train registered nurses to provide care to institutionalised patients and to those ... dean in the department of nursing. 'We also want our graduates to be able to influence health policy. The advanced graduate training will give students the knowledge, skills and language ...

  5. First batch of graduate nurses ready to fill staffing gaps

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan The first batch of 96 students of the Social Welfare Department-funded enrolled nurse training programme graduated yesterday, ready to start work and ease the shortage ... The HK$50,000-per-student tuition fee is fully subsidised provided that graduates work in the welfare sector for at least two years. By next year, the programme will have trained 330 enrolled nurses, chosen from ...

  6. Little incentive for graduates, say practitioners

    Posted Aug 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joey Kwok Chinese medicine graduates face unclear career prospects and poor wages in Hospital Authority clinics, Chinese medical practitioners say. Daniel Wong Chi-ming, who graduated from Baptist University four years ago, supported the authority's plans to set up more Chinese medicine wards as it would provide jobs for the around 100 students of Chinese medicine who graduate ...

  7. Overtime warning to medical graduates

    Posted May 19th 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... Lilian Goh The Public Doctors' Association is urging medical graduates not to sign employment contracts with the Hospital Authority until the authority has clarified whether doctors will be entitled to overtime pay. Association president Paul Shea Tat-ming said the contracts, which state that doctors will not be so entitled, contradicted the authority's steering committee ...

  8. Chinese University graduate makes Tamiflu breakthrough

    Posted Jun 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez A Chinese University chemistry graduate and his Nobel laureate mentor at Harvard University have devised a new way to substantially reduce the cost of the production ... and chemical biology department. Dr Yeung, a PhD graduate in chemistry at Chinese University, made further improvements to Professor Corey's approach. The recipe was described in the online ...

  9. CityU chemistry graduate to work with Nobel Prize winner

    Posted Sep 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... Winnie Yeung A PhD graduate from City University has won the opportunity to work with a Nobel Prize winner after being awarded a prestigious fellowship. Chow Cheuk-fai, who received his PhD in inorganic chemistry this year, will carry out postdoctoral research in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)- a common medical scan for checkups- at the University of Louis Pasteur ...

  10. Medical Council can be more open on licensing HK doctors who trained abroad

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the profession for their own benefit. While an exam may be justifiable for graduates of doubtful quality, there is a case for accepting a number of British and US medical school graduates as being of equal standing to those from Hong Kong's medical schools. But if it is thought overseas training leaves graduates with insufficient local knowledge then the system used in Australia ...




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