Master of Public Health programme
The Master of Public Health programme is a broadly based graduate training programme designed to prepare physicians, dentists, nurses, other health professionals, medical and health researchers and policy analysts to identify and analyze contemporary health and healthcare issues in Hong Kong, China and the Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit:
Congratulations to the Class of 2016!
The HKU Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine 196th Congregation was held on 4 December 2016. Family, friends and staff joined the Congregation and extended congratulations to all MPH graduates on their achievements.
Zhao J, Jiang C, Lam TH, Liu B, Cheng KK, Xu L, Long MJ, Zhang W, Leung GM, Schooling CM., Genetically predicted testosterone and electrocardiographic QT interval duration in Chinese: a Mendelian randomization analysis in the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study. Int J Epidemiol. 2015 Apr;44(2):613-20. [link]
Valkenburg S.A., Zhang Y., Chan K.Y., Leung K., Wu J.T. and Poon L.L., Preexisting antibody-dependent cellular dytotoxicity - Activating antibody responses are stable longitudinally and cross-reactive responses are not boosted by recent influenza exposure. Journal of Infectious Diseases 2016; 214(8):1159-63. [link]
Zhou J., Wu J., Zeng X., Huang G., Zou L., Song Y., Gopinath D., Zhang X., Kang M., Lin J., Cowling B.J., Lindsley W.G., Ke C., Peiris J.S.M. and Yen H.L., Isolation of H5N6, H7N9 and H9N2 avian influenza A viruses from air sampled at live poultry markets in China, 2014 and 2015. Euro Surveillance. 2016; 21(35). PMID: 27608369 [link]
Qiu H., Sun S., Tang H.K.R., Chan K.P. and Tian L., Pneumonia hospitalization risk in the elderly attributable to cold and hot temperatures in Hong Kong, China, American Journal of Epidemiology. 2016, 184(8): 570-8. [link]