About the Society
Kong Society of Digestive Endoscopy was founded in 1984 by a group of experienced
gastroenterologists and surgeons in Hong Kong. The Society is the official regional
representative in the World Organization for Digestive Endoscopy (O.M.E.D.)
The objectives for which the Society is established are:
||To promote the advancement of gastroenterology
||To co-ordinate and correlate the efforts of organizations, companies,
associations, societies, institutions, statutory bodies and other authorities and
individuals interested in the causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of
gastroenterological diseases with a view to reducing morbidity an dmortality in Hong Kong.
||To promote, foster, develop and assist medical and allied profession in
the study of and the acquisition,dissemination and application of knowledge and
information concerning the causes, diagnosis prevention and treatment of
||To assist in keeping the medical profession in Hong Kong up to date in the
latest developments in the field of medical and scientific research and methods of
diagnosis, prevention and treatment of gastroenterological diseases.
||To stimulate public interest and provide public education in the
prevention and treatment of gastroenterological diseases and related problems.