16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Chi-Tim Hung

Affiliation: HCE Office Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Previously Department of Anaesthesiology Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Award / titles received: Honorary Fellow, Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (2012) Justice of Peace (2013) Honorary Fellow, Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists (2015) 

Biography: Dr. Chi-tim Hung, JP MBBS, Dip Pain Management (HKCA), MSc (Health & Hospital Mgt)(Birm) FANZCA, FHKCA, FRACMA, FHKCCM, FHKAM (Anaesthesiology), FHKAM (Community Medicine) After being trained as an anaesthesiologist, Dr Hung developed a special interest in pain medicine, including the use of acupuncture to treat pain. He had a keen interest in the training of specialists as well and became the President of Hong Kong College of Anaesthesiologists from 1995-1999. During his term, he set up the Pain Management Committee to implement formal training in pain medicine in Hong Kong. He became the Vice-President (Education and Examination) of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Academy) from 2004 to 2011. After practising anaesthesia and pain management for more than two decades, he pursued an administrative medicine career. From 2005 to 2013, he was Hospital Chief Executive (HCE) of Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Cluster Chief Executive (CCE) of the Kowloon Central Cluster, Hong Kong Hospital Authority. From 2014 onwards, he became HCE of Prince of Wales Hospital and CCE of New Territories East Cluster. He has practiced Tai Chi for more than ten years.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared

 


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