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					        HONG KONG ASSOCIATION OF GERONTOLOGY

   EIGHTEENTH ANNUAL CONGRESS OF GERONTOLOGY


                      27th NOVEMBER 2010
                           FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT
                    Date:  27/11/2010 (Saturday)
                    Time:  9:00 am to 5:00 pm
                    Venue: Ballroom, Langham Hotel Hong Kong
                           8 Peking Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon


Conference Theme:
Population Ageing: Enriching Life, well-being and sustainable Aged Care

Officiating Guest
Prof. Gabriel LEUNG, Under-Secretary, Food and Health Bureau, Hong Kong
Government

Keynote Speaker
Reclaiming Old Age – the Story of Global Ageing
Dr. George Leeson, Deputy Director, Institute of Ageing, University of Oxford


Tentative Programme:
Morning Session:
      Opening Remarks
      Keynote Address
      Plenary Session and Outstanding Paper Presentation

Afternoon Session:
       Free Paper Sessions (concurrent sessions)


Registration Fees (lunch & refreshments included):
      HK$350      (Members)
      HK$450      (Non-members)
      US$100      (Overseas)
Call for Abstracts:

       The Organizing Committee welcomes abstracts relevant to the theme of the
Conference. Please submit the completed Abstract Submission Form by mail/ fax,
and your abstract by email, to the Conference Secretariat, 18th Annual Congress of
Gerontology, Hong Kong Association of Gerontology, before 18th September, 2010
(Saturday). To allow time for the selection panel to consider the submission, you are
strongly advised not to miss the deadline.


       Mailing Address:     Hong Kong Association of Gerontology, 1/F,
                            Kimberly House, 35 Kimberly Road, Tsimshatsui
       Fax Number:          (852) 2775 5586
       Email Address:       chadchan@hkag.org


       (Attn: The Conference Secretariat, 18th Annual Congress of Gerontology)



Deadline for Abstracts: 18th September 2010 (Saturday):


Outstanding Paper Award:

       The Outstanding Paper Award is organized annually in the Annual Congress of
Gerontology. Abstracts submitted to the Congress will be assessed by a selection
panel for inclusion in the Outstanding Paper Presentation. The presentation will then
be judged by a panel on both the content of the paper and the presentation. The
most outstanding presentation will be awarded a prize of HK$1,000. All papers
presented in the Outstanding Paper Presentation session will be issued with a
certificate.


We look forward to seeing you at the Conference on 27th November 2010!


Dr. Edward M.F. Leung                       Dr. Raymond Ngan
President                                   Chairman, Organizing Committee,
Hong Kong Association of Gerontology        Eighteenth Annual Congress of Gerontology
                  HONG KONG ASSOCATION OF GERONTOLOGY

               EIGHTEENTH ANNUAL CONGRESS OF GERONTOLOGY

                             ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM

Author(s):
                        (Please underline presenter and give full names)

Paper Title:

Organization & Department:

Position:

Correspondence Address:



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Signature:

Name in block letter:

Date:

Our Paper is related to the Congress theme in the following ways:




ABSTRACT: (please submit this form together with your abstract typed in Microsoft Word
with font size 12)

Instructions for sending in Abstract:
1. Please list the purposes, methods, sample size, year and results of the study in about 300
    words (must be typewritten). A sample abstract is enclosed herewith for your reference.

2. Send it before 18th September 2010 to:
   (i) E-mail: chadchan@hkag.org and also
   (ii) by Fax at 2775 5586 attn. the Conference Secretariat,

3. All presenters must register with the Conference Secretariat with full registration fee
   paid.
                     HONG KONG ASSOCATION OF GERONTOLOGY

                 EIGHTEENTH ANNUAL CONGRESS OF GERONTOLOGY

                                    REGISTRATION FORM


Please type or print in Block Letters & return this form together with full payment to:

                    The Secretariat, Eighteenth Annual Congress of Gerontology
                    1/F, Kimbely House, 35 Kimberly Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon

I.   Personal Information:

     Title:   Prof. / Dr. / Mr. / Mrs. / Miss / Ms           Sex:   M/F

     Surname:

     First Name:

     Organization:

     Position:

     Correspondence Address:



     Telephone no.:

     Fax no.:

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II. Registration Fee (Please tick)

     1.   Organization Member of Hong Kong Association of Gerontology              HK$350
          (Maximum 5 nominations for each organization member)
     2.   Individual Member of Hong Kong Association of Gerontology                HK$350
     3.   Non-member:                                                              HK$450
     4.   Overseas:                                                                US$100

Please make a cheque payable to: Hong Kong Association of Gerontology.


For enquiries, please contact the secretariat at (852) 2775 5756.

Homepage:        http://www.hkag.org

				
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