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Postponement Announcement

On behalf of Organizing Committee of 1st MIA MSK Pain Congress cum HK Pain Society ASM 2019: Owing to safety concern, we regretfully to announce POSTPONEMENT of 1st MIA MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN CONGRESS from 7 - 8 December to the 2nd Quarter of 2020 i.e. early May 2020 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

We will contact respective Sponsors and Participants to follow up on possible extension support to next year Congress 2020. Details will be announced in due course near early December 2019.

Hong Kong Pain Society ASM & AGM will be hosted at Regal Airport Hotel Hong Kong on 8 Dec (Sun). Details are as follows:

Date: 8 December 2019 (Sunday)
Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm
(5 CME, CNE, CPD points)
International Plenary Speakers:
Dr. Arun Bhaskar (President of British Pain Society)
Professor Helen Slater (Professor in Physiotherapy, IASP funded Visiting Scholar)

Please visit for the updated information.

It is a very difficult decision and we wish love and peace fill with Hong Kong soon.

Yours Sincerely ,
Dr. Carina Li
President of MIA and Chairman of 1st MIA MSK Pain Congress cum HKPS ASM 2019

Submission Information

Call for Abstracts
The Organizing Committee cordially invites abstract submission for poster presentation at the 1st Multidisciplinary International Musculoskeletal Pain Congress 2019. Abstract topics on regional anaesthesia and pain medicine are welcome.

Abstracts must be written in English. The length of the abstract should be one-page A4 size long or in around 300 words only. Submissions do not comply with our requirement will not be considered.

Abstract Preparation Guidelines
  1. The content of the abstract should include the following: Introduction, Objectives, Materials and Methods, Results and Conclusions.
  2. Type the abstract using single-line spacing with 12-point font within the frame.
  3. Please type clearly the title of the abstract, name(s) of the author(s), the name of institution, the country of origin on the top of the form, and underline the name of the presenting author.
  4. The title should be informative and as specific as possible. The title should be in CAPITALS and in bold at the top of the abstract. Avoid using abbreviations in the title.
  5. Type name(s) of author(s) with initials first (e.g. E. Lau). The authors' name should be followed by the details of the institutions (Department, Institution, Country), (e.g. E. Lau, J.B. Bas, M.J. Carols, Department of Anaesthesiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

The deadline for submission is 31 July 2019.

Notification of acceptance will be sent out by 1 September 2019.

Registration of Poster Presenters
Please be reminded that registration of presenter for the Congress will be required if abstract is accepted for poster presentation. If registration fee of the presenting author is not received by 15 September 2019, his / her poster presentation will be considered as withdrawal.

Online Submission

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