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Participation in a Series of International Conferences and Meetings in Kobe, Japan

Participation in a Series of International Conferences and Meetings in Kobe, Japan

Posted 26/10/2018

Professor Emily Chan, Director of CCOUC and Head of Division of Global Health and Humanitarian Medicine, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, and Mr Cheuk Pong Chiu, CCOUC nurse, were invited ...

Participation in the Integrated Research for Disaster Risk (IRDR) Meeting and International Conference in Chengdu, China

Participation in the Integrated Research for Disaster Risk (IRDR) Meeting and International Conference in Chengdu, China

Posted 26/10/2018

From October 15-17 2018, two CCOUC members Ms Gloria Chan and Ms Asta Man joined the 20th Meeting of the IRDR Scientific Committee as observers and participated in the subsequent International ...

Academic Exchange on Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change at Keio University, Japan

Academic Exchange on Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change at Keio University, Japan

Posted 26/10/2018

Professor Emily Chan, CCOUC Director, visited Keio University in Japan from 8 to 12 October 2018 as Visiting Professor and engaged in academic exchange in disaster risk reduction and climate change. ...

Global Health & Humanitarian Medicine Research Series – Long-term and Immediate Impacts of Health Interventions in a Rural Chinese Earthquake-prone Village

Global Health & Humanitarian Medicine Research Series – Long-term and Immediate Impacts of Health Interventions in a Rural Chinese Earthquake-prone Village

Posted 22/10/2018

On 26 September 2018, Professor Emily Chan, Director of CCOUC and Head of Division of Global Health and Humanitarian Medicine, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care, delivered a research ...

Golden Jubilee Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Conference 2018 in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Golden Jubilee Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Conference 2018 in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Posted 18/10/2018

Member of CCOUC Mr Eugene Lo participated in the Golden Jubilee Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium of Public Health Conference 2018 (APACPH 2018) held in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia from 12 to 14 ...

Ethnic Minority Health Project Experience Sharing: Developing Health Intervention in Rural China – Expectation vs. Reality

Ethnic Minority Health Project Experience Sharing: Developing Health Intervention in Rural China – Expectation vs. Reality

Posted 19/09/2018

During 24 to 29 June 2018, CCOUC led a team of 27 trainers and trainees to Liguang Village, Liming Township, Yulong County, Lijiang City, Yunnan Province to conduct public health and disaster ...

A Visit to the Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment

A Visit to the Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment

Posted 06/09/2018

A collaborative project about the mapping the disaster risk of along the Belt and Road between the Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment (IMHE), Chinese Academy of Sciences and the CCOUC was ...

Meeting of Chinese Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CCUGH)

Meeting of Chinese Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CCUGH)

Posted 31/07/2018

Representing CCOUC, CUHK Centre for Global Health and CUHK JC School of Public Health and Primary Care (JCSPHPC), Dr. Tony Yung was invited to attend the 2nd meeting of the 3rd Executive Committee of ...

Research Summit on Health-Related Emergency and Disaster Risk Management (H-EDRM)

Research Summit on Health-Related Emergency and Disaster Risk Management (H-EDRM)

Posted 31/07/2018

CCOUC, in collaboration with participants of the WHO Thematic Platform for Health Emergency and Disaster Risk Management Research Network, organized a Research Summit on Health-Related Emergency and ...

Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction 2018 (AMCDRR), Mongolia

Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction 2018 (AMCDRR), Mongolia

Posted 17/07/2018

Two CCOUC members participated in the Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction 2018 (AMCDRR), jointly convened by the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) and ...