Prof. Emily Chan
shared experiences in Promoting Disaster Preparedness for Ethnic Minorities in
The second 50th Anniversary
Fair Public Lecture, entitled 'Evidence-based health & medical
intervention: How do we do our work in rural ethnic minority communities in....
Opening Ceremony of the CUHK Centre of Public Health and Primary Care (Shenzhen) cum Symposium on Public Health Research in the Pearl Delta Region was held at the CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute
2012 Orientation Evening
CUHK Develops an Automatic
Retinal Image Analysis System to Help Diabetes Patients and Elderly Prevent Stroke
MOU signing for collaborative research on autism
On 24 July 2012, Autism Research Centre of the University of Cambridge, Cambridge Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge and the Department of Rehabilitation, China Disabled Persons’ Federation signed a 4-parties MOU with the JC School of Public Health and Primary Care at CUHK in Nanjing. This MOU aims to facilitate the exploration of collaborative research, faculty and student development opportunities for the mutual benefit of the four parties on autism research.
Prof. Sian Griffiths and team visited the School of Public Health, Nanjing Medical University
At the invitation of Professor Shen Hong Bing, Vice-President of Nanjing Medical University (NJMU)...
Snail hunting with WHO experts
In response to the recent outbreaks of human fascioliasis with fatal cases in southern China, two master students of our School (Philip Yeung and Michelle Tsang) worked with World Health Organization (WHO) experts Prof. Santiago Mas-Coma and Dr. Maria Bargues to collect samples of its snail vectors in Hong Kong.
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JCSPHPC Participated in 2012 Hospital Authority Convention
Congratulating Professor GRIFFITHS for becoming an Honorary Fellow of
13th World Congress on Public Health
Strengthening Public Health Capacity in Hong Kong: A New Model of Education
“Mr George KUNNACKAL, Placement from Oxford University MSc in Global Health Programme, got a distinction for his dissertation on Bowel Cancer Screening undertakem at CUHK The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care and the CUHK Jockey Club Bowel Cancer Screening Education Centre during his placement from 3 May to 28 June 2011. His placement is supervised by Professor Martin WONG, Associate Professor and Director of the CUHK Jockey Club Bowel Cancer Screening Education Centre, and Professor Sian GRIFFITHS, Director of the School.”
Prevention is better than treatment
Prof. Sian Griffiths, Director of The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, chaired a panel for drawing up guidelines for patients and doctors on the ideal form of primary care, for which Prof. Griffiths was interviewed by SCMP on the importance of focusing on prevention in health reform by strengthening primary care. The article can be viewed here.