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CHINA HONG KONG - Society of Anaesthetists of Hong Kong

Society of Anaesthetists of Hong Kong
Dr Steven Wong
Department of Anaesthesiology and Operating Theatre Services, Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Gascoigne Road


Phone: +852 3506 8888
Fax: +852 2782 4725

President: Dr Steven Wong
Secretary: Dr Ian Wong
Treasurer: Dr Michelle Cheung

Members: 306
Preferred Language: English
AGM Date: 17th-18th November 2018
Year Joined: 1960
Region: AARS

Further Information



Country population: 7.3m (2014) 

Source: Governemnt Census and Statistics Department 

Number of physicians: 13,203 (2013) 

Source: Government Department of Health 

SAHK Highlights from 2017 include: 

  • Organising a range of educational activities including; “Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: Benefits, Start Up and Selection of Inhalation Anesthetics” by
    Prof Joseph Answeine, “European Society of Anesthesiology(ESA) Guideline in Post-operative Delirium” by Dr Finn M Radkte, “Neuroprotection in the era of ERAS” by Professor Hong Liu 
  • Held the SAHK Symposium, HKCA and SAHK Annual Scientific Meeting 2017 with 3 distinguished speakers; Professor Bu-Wei Yu: Inquiry the Evidence Based Medicine, Dr. Yingfu Jiao: The G Protein Coupled Estrogen Receptors in the Rostral Ventromedial Medulla ON Cells Drive Descending Facilitation of Pain, and Professor Chi Wai Cheung: Propofol: An Analgesic?