Dr. Johnson Chun-hong LAU (劉振康博士)
BSc, MPhil, MSSc (CUHK),PhD (CUHK)

Lecturer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
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Biography 
Dr. Lau has a background in both laboratory science and social science.  He obtained his PhD in Public Health from CUHK in 2011.  
He also received MPhil in Chinese Medicine and MSSc in Applied Social Research in CUHK.  
Dr. Lau started his teaching career as an Assistant Lecturer in the School in 2010 and is currently a Lecturer. He is mainly responsible for teaching of research methodology.

His research interests include adolescent health and internet addiction.
Teaching Modules
Undergraduate       
  • BSc in Public Health -- PHPC1014 -- Epidemiology 
  • BSc in Public Health -- PHPC1019/1020/1021 -- Induction Programme I/II/III
  • BSc in Public Health -- PHPC4014/4015 -- Research and Practice Based Project I/II
Taught Postgraduate    
  • MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics -- EPBI6900 -- Data collection methods
  • MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics -- EPBI6901 -- Writing of research thesis
  • MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics -- EPBI6902 -- Data collection & analysis I
  • MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics -- EPID5001 -- Introduction to epidemiology
  • MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics -- EPID5002 -- Epidemiological study designs
  • MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics -- EPID6001 -- Application of Epidemiology in Health Care
  • Master of Public Health -- PBHT6900 -- Master capstone  

Research interests 
  • Adolescent health. 
  • Internet addiction.

Publications
Publications of 2012
  1. RODAS Jamie Rocio; KIM Jean Hee; LAU Chun Hong; GRIFFITHS S M and LUK Wai Cheong Scotty. "Exploring Predictors Influencing Intended and Actual Acceptability of the A/H1N1 Pandemic vaccine: A Cohort Study of University Students in Hong Kong". Public Health vol. 126 no. 12 pp. 1007-1012. 2012.12.     

Publications of 2010
  1. LAU Chun Hong; GRIFFITHS Sian Meryl; CHOW K Julie; FONG Yuk Fai Ben; KAN YUEN Mei Yin Pauline and KIM Jean Hee. "Heavy Internet Use and Correlations with Interpersonal Behaviours among University Entrants in Hong Kong". Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health vol.20 no.4, 134-140. 2008.09.   
Publications of 2008
  1. LAU Chun Hong; GRIFFITHS Sian Meryl; CHOW K Julie; FONG Yuk Fai Ben; KAN YUEN Mei Yin Pauline and KIM Jean Hee. "Heavy Internet Use and Correlations with Interpersonal Behaviours among University Entrants in Hong Kong". Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health vol.20 no.4, 134-140. 2008.09.

  2. LAU CH, Chan CM, Chan YW, Lau KM, Lau TW, Lam FC, Che CT, Leung PC, Fung KP, Ho YY, Lau CB. In vitro antidiabetic activities of five medicinal herbs used in Chinese medicinal formulae. Phytother Res. 2008 Oct;22(10):1384-8.
  
Publications prior to 2008
  1. LAU CH, Chan CM, Chan YW, Lau KM, Lau TW, Lam FC, Law WT, Che CT, Leung PC, Fung KP, Ho YY, Lau CB. Pharmacological investigations of the anti-diabetic effect of Cortex Moutan and its active component paeonol. Phytomedicine. 2007 Nov;14(11):778-84.