VPH Workshop 2013

First held in 2002, the Veterinary Public Health (VPH) Workshop has been an annual event whereby speakers ranging from academics and government officials from all over the world have been invited to Hong Kong. The Workshop is a platform to raise awareness of the latest development of scientific knowledge in the field of veterinary public health and food safety. This year, we have the honour of having guest speakers from Mainland China, Australia and Sweden sharing their expertise and insight on veterinary drug residues and food safety, Avian Influenza and Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy.

Date: 10 & 11 October 2013

Veterinary Drug Residues and Food Safety

Avian Influenza

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy

Auditorium, Civil Aviation Department Headquarters, 1 Tung Fai Road, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong [ Map ]

Complimentary Shuttle Service provided between Tung Chung and the venue [ Pickup point ]

Service Hour :

(10th Oct) 09:15 - 10:00, 12:30 - 14:45, 17:00 - 17:30

(11th Oct) 09:15 - 10:00, 13:00 - 13:30

Public Transport :

Bus S1, Tung Chung Station - Airport (get off at CAD Headquarters, Tung Fai Road)

Continual education accreditation:

The VPH Workshop 2013 has been approved as the accredited CME/CPD activity by the following
professional bodies/ programs:

  1. Veterinary Surgeon Board (VSB)
  2. Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
    • Community Medicine (Administrative Medicine, Community Medicine, Public Health Medicine)
    • Physicians (Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Infectious Disease)
    • MCHK CME Programme


The Guest Speakers

Workshop Poster


The workshop will be conducted in English and Putonghua (Simultaneous interpretation will be provided).

Registration or Enquiries:

Please contact Mr. Lai of Swire Travel Ltd.

Tel: +852 3151 8900
Fax: +852 2590 0099
Email: vphworkshop2013@swiretravel.com