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News and Events
bullet 25-Apr-2015
HKU leads the first health study in Asia which shows that long-term exposure to fine particles PM2.5 is associated with mortality in Hong Kong elderly new
bullet 24-Apr-2015
The School of Public Health receives a prestigious research award from AXA Research Fund new
bullet 21-Apr-2015
HKU Youth Quitline appreciates peer smoking cessation counsellors in the 10th anniversary celebration ceremony new
bullet 20-Apr-2015
TRS CIR Seminar: “Establishment of H7N9 Influenza Viruses in China with Divergent Pathogenicity and Transmissibility in Mammals” new
bullet 14-Apr-2015
Dr Benjamin Cowling receives Croucher Senior Research Fellowship from Croucher Foundation new
bullet 13-Apr-2015
HKU study identifies host factors that function as intracellular receptors to assist Dengue Virus egress new
bullet 30-Mar-2015
Excellent Results of the School in the Award Presentation Ceremony for Excellence in Teaching, Research and Knowledge Exchange 2014
bullet 21-Mar-2015
Master of Public Health Information Day
Teaching and Learning

School of Public Health
Graduation Ceremony 2014

The School of Public Health Graduation Ceremony 2014 was held on 6 December
2014. We were honoured to have Dr Ko
Wing-man, Secretary for Food and Health, Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as Officiating Guest,
and Professor Anthony J Hedley, Emeritus Professor of our School as Guest of Honour. Family, friends, alumni and staff joined the Ceremony and congratulated the graduands
on their achievements. To recap the joyful moments of the Ceremony, please click the above video.


MPH Intercalated Programme

MPH Intercalated Programme offers an inter-professional pathway for MBBS, BChinMed, BNurs and BPharm students. It provides a broadly based training on contemporary healthcare issues and opportunities to learn
with students from all over the world. It is recognized as a quotable qualification by the Hong Kong Medical Council for MBBS graduates.

For more details of the progarmme, please
click HERE.

Recent Publications



Wong O.L., Schooling C.M., Cowling B.J. and Leung G.M., Breast cancer incidence and mortality in a transitioning Chinese population: Current and future trends, British Journal of Cancer 2015, 112(1): 167-70.


Li M., Grandadam M., Kwok K.T.H., Lagache T., Siu Y.L., Zhang J., Sayteng K., Kudelko M.A., Qin C.F., Olivo-Marin J.C., Bruzzone R. and Wang P., KDEL receptors assist dengue virus exit from the endoplasmic reticulum, Cell Reports. 2015, 10(9): 1496-1507. [link]


Ma C., Lam T.T., Chai Y., Wang J., Fan X., Hong W., Zhang Y., Li L., Liu Y., Smith D.K., Webby R.J., Peiris J.S.M., Zhu H. and Guan Y.,  Emergence and evolution of H10 subtype influenza viruses in poultry in China, Journal of Virology 2015; 89(7): 3534-41. [link]



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