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Dr Alan Sihoe Dart-loon of Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, HKU Received Awards in the 24th European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery

01 Jun 2016

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Dr Alan Sihoe Dart-loon, Clinical Associate Professor of Department of Surgery, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong (HKU) received the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS) Greek Pioneers’ Prize and the ESTS Intuitive Prize in the 24th European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery, the largest thoracic surgery meeting in the world, held in Naples, Italy on May 31 – June 1, 2016. The prizes not only demonstrate that the uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) programme of HKU has reached the highest level in the world, but also recognise the HKU’s Thoracic Surgery Unit achieving the top world-class standard.