Professor YUEN Pong Mo

Hong Kong

27 October 2023, Friday, 1200 – 1250hr
Panelist: Terumo Lunch Symposium

27 October 2023, Friday, 1430 – 1455hr
Speaker: Surgical Techniques 1 Session
Tips and Tricks in Laparoscopic Myomectomy

Dr Yuen is currently the Director of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology at Hong Kong Sanatorium & Hospital in Hong Kong. He is also the Honorary Consultant of the hospital and Honorary Clinical Associate Professor of The Chinese University of Hong Kong and University of Hong Kong. He was the Consultant and Head of Gynaecological Endoscopy in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Prince of Wales Hospital from 1996 to 2007.

He pioneered the work on gynaecological endoscopic surgery in Hong Kong and is an internationally renowned expert in this area. He was appointed as honorary professors and consultants in 9 hospitals in China and served as editors and reviewers in various international and national journals. He received the Endoscopic Award from China in 2005 and Endos Award in Medical Science and Technology in 2009.

He founded the Asia Pacific Gynaecological Endoscopy Training Group (APGET) in 2016 and serves as Chairman to provide training and education in endoscopic surgery in Asia Pacific region. He was also the founding member and past president of the Hong Kong Gynaecological Endoscopy Society and the Asia Pacific Association for Gynecologic Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Therapy (APAGE), broad member of the International Society for Gynecological Endoscopy (ISGE) and international advisor of the American Association for Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL).

He had published about 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals and contributed to 6 books in gynaecological endoscopy.