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Souvenir Programme & Abstract Book
   
   
  CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION
 

To obtain / retrieve your Certificate of Participation for MTS 2013, you will need to download it on-site during the congress. There will be computer terminals set up at the check-in counter where you can download and print your certificate on the spot. Please note that you will need to key in the OrderID that came with your online registration email confirmation. Those who are unable to download on-site will be able to download their certificates after the conference ends, from this website.

Update 19 June 2013: You can now download the pdf file of your Certificate of Participation online. Please go to this page.

   
   
  EXPRESS CHECK-IN FOR ONLINE REGISTRANTS
 
  This year MTS is introducing Express Check-In using QR Code technology. All delegates who registered online will receive / have received an email confirming registration. This email will also carry a QR Code which you can present to us at the check-in counter.
   
   
  ANNOUNCEMENTS
   
  MTS 2013 Education & Travel Grant
  Dear Members,

The Malaysian Thoracic Society is pleased to invite you to apply for the MTS 2013_Education & Travel Grant to attend the annual congress at the KL Hilton Hotel, KL, from 14 - 16 June 2013.
Among the conditions attached:  Applicants must be a society member.  Priority will be given to those presenting a scientific paper (oral or poster) or chairing a session in the Congress.  

  • To apply online, click HERE
  • Alternatively, to download the form, click HERE
  • All applications must reach the MTS office: Office Suite 2-3, 2nd Floor, Medical Academies of Malaysia, 210, Jalan Tun Razak, 50400 Kuala Lumpur
  • Sponsorship structure, refer HERE
  • Closing date: 15th May 2013.
  • Terms & Conditions apply

Organising Committee
MTS 2013
   
   
  Lung Foundation of Malaysia Travel Grant
  The Lung Foundation of Malaysia is pleased to invite applicants to apply for travel grant to attend the Annual Congress of the Malaysian Thoracic Society (MTS 2013) to be held at KL Hilton Hotel, Kuala Lumpur from 14-16 June 2013. For full details, click HERE
   
   
 

Accreditation for CPD Points


1. 20 CPD points under Category 1A of MMC-CPD Grading System

2. 20 points under Category A1 by Nursing Board

 

   
 

Welcome Message

 


On behalf of the organising committee I would like to warmly welcome you to the Malaysian Thoracic Society Congress 2013. Dr Fauzi Anshar and Dr Asiah Kassim have put up an exciting scientific program together, which will cater for all participants attending the congress. The scientific programme will cover clinical topics, basic sciences and the latest advancements in respiratory diseases.

We have invited many renowned international and local speakers who are experts in their field. There will also be a symposium specifically for Allied Health Professionals to address issues relevant to their practice. The clinical grand round this year will also include community-based cases delivered by primary care physicians.

There will also be a pre-congress postgraduate workshop in UMMC to cater for junior doctors keen on updating themselves in the management of common respiratory diseases.

For the last few years we have seen a significant number of abstracts being submitted for the congress, which reflects well on the future of Respiratory Medicine research. I would like to encourage researchers to submit abstracts of their research work and the best five abstracts will be included in the oral presentation.

I would also like to take this opportunity to convey my appreciation to our co-organiser, the Lung Foundation of Malaysia, the organizing committee who has been working tirelessly to ensure the success of this congress and to our industry partners for their financial support.

We are looking forward to meeting you in June 2013 and wish you all an enjoyable event.

 
Assoc Prof Dr Tengku Saifudin Tengku Ismail
Organising Chairman MTS 2013