Congress Delegates

Time 16th September 2021
1500 – 1730 Registration
1730 – 1830 Opening Mass
1830 – 1900 Opening Ceremony and Welcome Address
1900 – 2000

Alimurung Lecture

Title: Discovering the Hand of God in Science and Research
Speaker: TBC (Prof Chua Kaw Beng)

2000 – 2200 Welcome Reception
Time 17th September 2021
0715 – 0800 Morning Mass
0800 – 0900 Breakfast
0900 – 0945

Keynote lecture 1

Title: Cures, miracles and serving the sick – a bridge between healing and spirituality
Speaker: Dr. Alessandro de Franciscis – Medical Director of the Medical Bureau at Lourdes, France.

0945 – 1030

Keynote lecture 2

Title: New charter for HCWs
Speaker: Msgr Bruno Duffe – Secretary Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development

1030 – 1045 Morning Tea break & Networking (Building Bridges)
 

Symposium 1 – ……and at the hour of our death

Session Chair: TBC (Dr Freddie Loh)

1045 – 1115 Title: Palliative medicine, redemptive suffering and euthanasia
Speaker: Dr Richard Lim
1115 – 1145 Title: Needs of the elderly in Asia
Speaker: TBC (Prof Philip Poi)
1145 – 1215 Title: Living wills and protecting against over-zealous treatments
Speaker: TBC (Prof Patrick Tan)
1215 – 1245 Q & A
1245 – 1300 Group Photo
1300 – 1400 Lunch & Networking (Building Bridges)
 

Symposium 2 – If you have not been faithful to little things, who will entrust you to true riches

Chair: TBC (Dr Stephen Ambu)

1400 – 1450 Title: The global climate emergency and healthcare – what is the call of the times?
Speaker: Dr Claire Westwood
1450 – 1510 Title: Healthcare without Harm: “Global Green and Healthy Hospitals”
Speaker: Dr Marie Lee
1510 – 1530 Title: Food, Health and Climate Change
Speaker: TBC
1530 – 1600 Q & A
1600 – 1615 Afternoon Tea Break & Networking (Building Bridges)
 

Symposium 3- Go forth and multiply

Session Chair: TBC

1615 – 1645 Title: NaPro and Natural family Planning
Speaker: TBC (Speaker from Taiwan)
1645 – 1715 Title: Should Catholic doctors talk to patients about sexual morality?
Speaker: TBC (? Speaker from Taiwan)
1715 – 1745 Title: How do I explain why artificial contraception is wrong.
Speaker: TBC
1745 – 1815 Q & A
Time 18th September 2021
0715 – 0800 Morning Mass
0800 – 0900 Breakfast
0900 – 0945

Keynote lecture 3

Title: Conscientious objection in medicine
Speaker: TBC (Fr Joseph Tham)

 

Symposium 3: Physician, heal thyself

Session Chair: TBC

0945 – 1015 Title: Sorry God, I am too busy saving lives
Speaker: TBC (?? Fr James Mc Tavish)
1015 – 1045 Title: Faith, finances, family – physicians in a fix
Speaker: TBC (? Dato Dr Fitzgerald)
1045 – 1100 Morning Tea break & Networking (Building Bridges)
 

Symposium 4 – the power of the Lord was with Him to heal

Chair: TBC

1100 – 1130 Title: How does the church view my addiction?
Speaker: TBC (? A/Prof Dr Philip George)
1130 – 1200 Title: Dealing and healing broken families
Speaker: TBC
1200 – 1230 Title: Recognizing child abuse in our midst
Speaker: TBC (? Dr. Amar Singh)
1230 – 1300 Q & A
1300 – 1400 Lunch & Networking (Building Bridges)
1400 – 1600 Free Papers
Chair: TBC
1600 – 1615 Afternoon Tea Break & Networking (Building Bridges)
 

Symposium 5 – Being created in His image

Chair: TBC

1615 – 1645 Title: The ethics of double effect
Speaker: TBC (?Rev Father Fausto Gomez)
1645 – 1715 Title: Catholic Character and Professionalism
Speaker: TBC (? Dr. Esperanza F. Rivera)
1930 – 2300 Congress Banquet
Time 19th September 2021
0900 – 1000 Country Report
1130 – 1230 Final Mass
1230 – 1400 Farewell Lunch

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