Postgraduate Diploma in
Child and Adolescent Health
兒童及青少年健康深造文憑

Module of Cardiorespiratory Health & Lifestyle

Knowledge acquisition
The participants will be able to understand:
•  the relationship between lifestyle and cardiorespiratory health in child- and adulthood
•  the concept of ‘tracking' and its significance
•  the crucial factors affecting cardiorespiratory health
 
Skills acquisition
The participants will be able to apply the knowledge and principles in children to:
•  assess the cardiorespiratory fitness
•  evaluate the cardiovascular risk
•  promote a healthy lifestyle
 
Objectives
This module aims to educate healthcare workers on the importance of a healthy lifestyle in childhood on long-term cardiorespiratory health, and to provide them with the skills to assess cardiorespiratory fitness and to give advice for the promotion of a healthy lifestyle in children

Speakers and Module Coordinators
Dr C Chau Resident Specialist
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Professor YF Cheung
(Module Coordinator)
Professor
Cardiology Paediatric Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr A Chiang
(Module Coordinator)
Associate Professor
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr S Chim Associate Consultant
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr CY Chong Associate Consultant
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Professor CB Chow Honorary Professor
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr HK Ho Consultant
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr P Ip

Associate Professor
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr SL Lee

Consultant
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr KS Lun
Consultant
Cardiology Paediatric Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr E Man
Resident
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital
Dr TC Yung
Consultant
Cardiology Paediatric Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Queen Mary Hospital

Programme

Lecture Notes