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bullet 05-May-2014
PHRC seminar: The Potential Impact of Environmental Exposures on Health new
bullet 25-Apr-2014
PHRC seminar: A Social Network Family-Focused Intervention to Promote Smoking Cessation in Chinese and Vietnamese Male Smokers: A Mixed Methods Feasibility Study new
bullet 24-Apr-2014
Master of Public Health Information Day  new
bullet 11-Apr-2014
FAMILY: Community Wisdom Forum "Supporting and Strengthening Families"
bullet 07-Apr-2014
HKU School of Public Health supports World Health Day 2014
bullet 04-Apr-2014
Harvard School of Public Health's Visit to the School
bullet 02-Apr-2014
HKU develops a universal influenza A vaccine that can elicit protective immune responses against viruses of multiple HA subtypes
bullet 02-Apr-2014
Roasted Pig Cutting Ceremony in Patrick Manson Building
Teaching and Learning

Voices from Class of 2013's Graduates of our Master of Public Health Programme

To learn more about how our Master of Public Health Programme has helped transform the professional development and contributed to the intellectual pursuit of our graduates, listen to the sharing of two graduates from the Class of 2013, Dr Joy Leung and Ms Wendy Huang.


Year 3 MBBS Students ‘hit-the-streets’ to Promote Public Health Awareness

As the New Year begins,Year 3 MBBS Problem-based Public Health students, School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong, ‘hit-the-streets’ in Mong Kok, the corridors of Queen Mary Hospital, Centennial Campus HKU, and a local secondary school to promote public health advocacy.

Further details of these health advocacy projects are at HERE.

Award for the Teaching Team

Dr Vackova (Left 3) & Dr Johnston (Left 1)

Vackova, Wu and Johnston have been awarded the Award of Merit for their poster presentation at the Frontiers in Medical and Health Sciences Education International Conferencein December 2013. For more details of the poster, please click HERE.

Recent Publications



Lee M.Y., Kok K.H., Jaume M.D.A., et al., Toll-like receptor 10 is involved in induction of innate immune responses to influenza virus infection, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2014, 111(10): 3793-8.[link]


Wang C., Yu H.J., Horby P.W., et al., Comparison of patients hospitalized with influenza A H7N9, H5N1, and 2009 pandemic H1N1, Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2014;58(8):1095-103.[link]


Zhao J., Jiang C., Lam T.H., et al., Genetically predicted testosterone and cardiovascular risk factors in men: a Mendelian randomization analysis in the Guangzhou Biobank Cohort Study, International Journal of Epidemiology. 2014, 43(1): 140-8.[link]

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