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60th Anniversary of Physiotherapy Education in Hong Kong Seminar Series

2 March 2021

6-7pm

Seminar 1: Physiotherapy Education in Hong Kong: History, Legacy and Future Directions

31 March 2021

6-7pm (HKT)

Seminar 2: Physiotherapy education: The regional perspective

Speakers:

  • Prof. Suh-Fang Jeng (Chair, World Physiotherapy Asia Western Pacific Region)
  • Prof. Sandra Brauer (Head, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University ofQueensland, Australia)
  • Prof. Wendy Wang (President, Taiwan Physical Therapy Association)
  • Prof. Marco Pang (President, Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association)
  • Dr. Rumpa Boonsinsukh (Dean of Faculty of Physical Therapy, Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand)

5 May 2021

6-7:15pm

Seminar 3: New page in PT Education in Hong Kong: update from local programs and use of advanced technology (I)

Speakers:

  • Prof. Hector Tsang (Head, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
  • Prof. Grace Szeto (BSc (Hons) PT Program Leader, Tung Wah College)
  • Ms. Janette Tartabini (Doctor in Physiotherapy, University of Montana; Masters in Physiotherapy, Ohio State University)

3 June 2021

6-7:15pm

Seminar 4: New page in PT Education in Hong Kong: update from local programs and use of advanced technology (II)

Speakers:

  • Prof. William Tsang (Head, Department of Physiotherapy, The Open University of Hong Kong)
  • Dr. Arran Leung (BSc (Hons) PT Program Leader, Caritas Institute of Higher Education)
  • Mr. Christian Ulrich (Clinical Project Manager and Development Engineer, Life Science Robotics ApS (LSR))

14 July 2021

6-7:15pm

Special Seminar: Role of HKPA in academic matters and Recent and future development of physiotherapy education in PolyU

Speakers:

Session 1: Role of HKPA in academic matters 

  • Prof. Marco Pang (President of the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association)

Session 2: Recent and future development of physiotherapy education in PolyU

  • Professor Hector Tsang (Head of Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
  • Prof. Shamay Ng (Associate Head of Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
  • Prof. Amy Fu (Associate Head of Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
  • Dr. Shirley Ngai (Associate Professor of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Moderator:

  • Mr. Raymond Tsang (Vice President of the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association Department)

20 July 2021

6-7:15pm

Seminar 5: Current Policy on Physiotherapist Registration in Hong Kong for Local and Overseas Graduates

Speakers:
  • Mr. Raymond Tsang (Vice President of the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association Department, Manager of the Physiotherapy Department of MacLehose Medical Rehabilitation Centre)
  • Dr. Edwin Lee (Physiotherapy Director of the Altius, Physiotherapy)