【FREE Registration】Intravascular Imaging and Physiology Guided PCI Live Case Workshop @CUHK Medical Centre


28 May 2022


2:00 pm – 5:30 pm


Kai Chong Tong Auditorium, 9/F, CUHK Medical Centre, Shatin
(This meeting will be held physically, a hybrid option is available for those who cannot attend)

  • Dr. Ka Chun CHAN
  • Dr. Giulio GUAGLIUMI
Biography of Speaker:
  • Dr. Alan Ka Chun CHAN (MBBS, MRCP, FHKAM, FHKCP, FRPC Edin and Glasg, FACC) is currently the Consultant Cardiologist and Director of Catheterization Laboratory of Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, HKSAR. After receiving the medical degree from the University of Hong Kong in 2002, he underwent cardiology training and become a cardiologist in 2009. He received Hong Kong Heart Foundation scholarship in 2012 to further undergo one-year training in advance interventional cardiology in Case Western Reserve University, Case Medical Center, Ohio, US. He has special interest in CHIP and CTO intervention. He was active in promoting Primary PCI program in his region and served as project manager of Stent Save a life, Hong Kong chapter. He was served as the Honorary Clinical Associate Professor of Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor of Department of Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong. He is currently also the council member and treasurer of Hong Kong Society of Transcatheter Endo-cardiovascular Therapeutics. council member of Hong Kong College of Cardiology and broad member of Asian Pacific Society of Interventional Cardiology.
  • Dr. Giulio GUAGLIUMI was trained with Master in Interventional Cardiology at the Clinique Pasteur, Toulouse, France under the leading guide of Jean Fajadet.  He has a long-standing practical and research expertise in complex coronary interventions, particularly with guidance of high-resolution intravascular imaging. He was awarded at Mayo Clinic and St. Mary Hospital, Rochester in imaging and coronary physiology assessment of vascular response to intracoronary stents. Dr. Guagliumi has authored 270 peer-reviewed publications in cardiovascular research and clinical trials across all prestigious cardiology journals. He is also author of chapters of the main Interventional Cardiology Textbooks (Topol-Teirsteen, IK Jang MGH, Scripps Clinic). In 2014 he was listed among the highly cited cardiology doctors (Thomson Reuters).  H’s fellow of the ESC, member of EAPCI, past elected Secretary of the European Association of Interventional Cardiology (EAPCI) for the years 2016-2018, and co-chair of the scientific program in interventional cardiology at the ESC Congress in the years 2012-2015. Dr. Guagliumi was president of the Italian Society of Invasive Cardiology (GISE- 2009-2011). Scientific Board at EuroPCR leading the imaging sessions; Grader of the ESC, PCR, TCT, TCT AP abstracts. Dr. Guagliumi was acting as Co-PI of the European Union Grant, Seventh Framework FP7/2007-2013, HEALTH-F2-2010-260309 (PRESTIGE) for detecting mechanisms of stent thrombosis. At the COVID19-time Dr. Guagliumi published seminal articles on microthrombi as major cause of cardiac injury.

FREE registration:


Enquiries: / +852 3505 1752

Event Details:

Session 1

Lecture <Imaging guided Calcified lesion intervention-Case series>by Dr. Ka Chun CHAN

Live Case (1) Demonstration by Prof. Bryan Ping-Yen YAN, Dr Karl Chi-Yuen CHAN, Dr. Chi-Kin CHAN

Session 2

Keynote Lecture <OCT Imaging enhanced PCI- what are the benefits?> – by Dr. Giulio GUAGLIUMI

Live Case (2) Demonstration by Dr. Yu-Ho CHAN, Dr. Ka-Lung CHUI, Dr. Eugene Brian WU


Language: English

CME Accreditation: AVAILABLE (points pending)