Parallel Sessions

4:00 pm  -  5:30 pm
PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus

A. The International Medical Tourism and Wellness, Chaired by Prof. Hanqin Qiu

1 Social Impact of Individual Visit Scheme (IVS) of Chinese Mainland Tourists on Hong Kong: Evidence from Hong Kong Residents
Dr James Shen, City University of Macau, Macau
2 Holistic Development of Wellness Tourism in Buddhamonthon
Mr Kantatouj Amaranonta, Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand
3 Emerging Trends of Asian Medical Tourism
Prof. Hanqin Qiu, PolyU, HK
4 Medical Tourism Development in Hong Kong: an Assessment of the Barriers
Dr Deniz Kucukusta, PolyU, HK
5 Image of Thailand as a Medical Tourism Destination
Dr Pimtong Tavitiyaman, PolyU SPEED, HK
6 Service Design for Medical Tourism in a Smart City
Dr Ken K.L. Peng, PolyU SPEED, HK / MUST, Taiwan

B. Innovative Primary Care, Chaired by Prof. Albert Lee

1 Paradigm Shift for Primary Health Care Delivery: Concept of Community Health Practitioners
Dr Lancelot WH Mui, CUHK, HK
Prof. Albert Lee, CUHK, HK
2 Community Based Rehabilitation: Opportunities and Limitations
Prof. Kenneth Fong, PolyU, HK
Dr Kar-wai Tong, Hong Kong Baptist University, HK
3 Digitalization of Medication Therapy Management: Integrating Smartphone Apps into Continuum of Care
Dr Daisy S. M. Lee, PolyU SPEED, HK
Ms Tebby Lee, United Christian Hospital, HK
Mr Gary Chong, United Christian Hospital, HK
4 Mobility Performance and Foot Problems in Older People
Ms Pui-ling Li, PolyU, HK
5 A Review of Three Dimensional Knitted Spacer Fabrics for Medicine and Healthcare and Recent Developments
Ms Shuk Fan Tong, PolyU, HK

C. Performance Measurement and Management for Health Care Organizations, Chaired by Dr Artie Ng

1 Organization Change through an Intimacy & Sexuality Project, with SSLD Underpinning
Ms Maria Chu, The Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
2 Performance Measurement for Governance of Social Enterprise: Enhancing Accountability and Innovation in Elderly Homes
Dr Artie Ng, PolyU SPEED, HK
Dr Tiffany Leung, PolyU SPEED, HK
3 Determinants of Inpatient Expenditure for Chronic Kidney Failure Patients in Guangzhou, China
Dr Hui Zhang (Vivienne), Sun Yat-sen University, China
4 Should the Activity-Based Costing (ABC) Method be Applied to the Hong Kong Healthcare Service Industry?Dr Bosco Yu, PolyU SPEED, HK
5 Students’ Perceptions on Integrity of Healthcare Professionals in Hong Kong
Ms Wong Sze Yin Shirley, PolyU HKCC, HK

D. Long Term Care and Rehabilitation, Chaired by Dr Alex Chan

1 Preferred Place of Care and Death among Elderly Patients Receiving Palliative Care
Dr Woo Kam Wing, Caritas Medical Centre, HK
2 Mechanical Evaluation of Woven Glass-Fiber Reinforced Composites for Rigid Scoliosis Brace
Dr Sun-pui Ng, PolyU HKCC, HK
3 Effects of Slippers on Sit-to-Stand Transition in Older Women
Ms Wai-ting Lo, PolyU, HK
4 Chemical Issues in Pharmaceutical Supply Chain: a Case of Tamiflu
Mr Yui Yip Lau, PolyU HKCC, HK
5 In-school Screening for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Results of Adam’s Forward Bending Test and Shoulder Obliquity in Adolescent Girls in Hong Kong
Ms Lai-Hing Fok, PolyU, HK
6 Behavioral Training of Paraspinal Muscles in Sitting Position with Biofeedback for Adolescent Patients with Mild Idiopathic Scoliosis
Mr Garcia Kwok, PolyU, HK

E. Health Care Reform and Sustainability, Chaired by Dr Ben Fong

1 Finding New Pathways to Ensure the Financial Sustainability of China’s Medical Insurance System for Urban Employees
Dr Sabrina CY Luk, Kunming University of Science and Technology, China
2 Easing the Manpower Shortage Challenge through Exploring Alternative Employee Resourcing Models
Dr Florence Ho Hau Ching, PolyU SPEED, HK
3 Development of Private Hospitals in Hong Kong: An Institutional Explanation
Dr Alex Chan, PolyU SPEED, HK
4 Public Private Partnership in Health Care in Hong Kong
Dr Ben Fong, PolyU SPEED, HK
5 Aging Society Encourages Public and Private Movement in Thailand
Miss Charuwan Laosumrit, Mahidol University International College/ Kasikorn Research Center, Thailand
6 Towards Exposure-Based Health Impact Indicators: Application to Hong Kong
Mr Duan Guangdong, City University of Hong Kong, HK

F. Innovation and Higher Education in Health Care, Chaired by Dr Simon TY Cheung

1 An Investigation of Fruits and Vegetables Consumption among University Students in Hong Kong
Dr Simon TY Cheung, PolyU SPEED, HK
2 Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Regulation and Education for Health Care Professionals: A Comparison between the UK and Hong Kong
Prof. Graeme D. Smith, Edinburgh Napier University, UK
Dr Fowie Ng, PolyU SPEED, HK
3 Using M-Learning to Exploit Visual and Kinaesthetic Modes in Health Education
Dr Adam Wong, PolyU SPEED, HK
4 Effect of Postural Strap on the Relief of Work-related Muscle Pain: A Pilot Study
Dr Gabriel H.H. Chan, PolyU HKCC, HK
5 A Review of Innovative Types of Braces for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS)
Ms Wing-Yu Chan, PolyU, HK
6 The Influence of Health and Beauty Perception on Medical Tourism Intentions: A Learning Lesson from Korea for Hong Kong
Dr Joseph L.M. Lee, PolyU HKCC, HK