HKU School of Public Health hosts the Fifth Hong Kong Public Health Forum on Extracting Meaning from Data: Cohorts and Deep Analytics on 24 October 2015


We are delighted to announce that the School of Public Health of the University of Hong Kong will be hosting the fifth Hong Kong Public Health Forum on 24 October 2015 (Saturday), with details below:

Date:       24 October 2015 (Saturday)
Time:       2:00 - 6:20 pm
Venue:    Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine Building,
                  21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong

The theme of the Forum this year is on "Extracting Meaning from Data: Cohorts and Deep Analytics". The Forum comprises two plenary sessions, viz, "History of Southern Chinese Cohorts" and "Deep Analytics".

Two renowned overseas scholars, Professor Mika Ala-Korpela and Professor Zhengming Chen of respectively the University of Oulu/Bristol and the University of Oxford, will serve as the keynote speakers, whereas Professor Gabriel M. Leung, Chair Professor of Public Health Medicine cum Dean of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong, will give the closing remarks of the Forum.

Please register online at on or before 30 September 2015.

Latest information of the Forum is at For enquiries, please contact the Secretariat at (852) 3917 9928 or

CME/CPD credits will be applied from the respective Colleges.