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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Top DSE students of the class of 2014 voice concerns over future of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 12:16pm by Staff Reporters

    ... and level 3 in business, accounting and financial studies. Kwok, who suffers from an inherited eye disease that will eventually cause total blindness, got through with enlarged exam papers ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    Kindergarten drug scandal leads to calls for overhaul of regulations

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:51am by WU NAN

    ... kindergarten in Gansu province is said to have given pupils another antiviral treatment to ward off hand, foot and mouth disease. The Ministry of Education and the National Health and Family Planning ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKU’s Tsui Lap-chee reflects on his 12 years as vice chancellor

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 09:45pm by Oliver Chou

    ... In 1989, Tsui was part of the team that discovered the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene that causes the glandular disease. Tsui says that it is unlikely that he will return ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Oxford's new chapter in 900-year-old story

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 06:37am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau chris.lau@scmp.com Famous university plans to work more closely with Hong Kong institutions, especially in fight against diseases, says vice chancellor Oxford's new chapter ... "Understanding the emergent diseases in the world and in Asia is important. Think of malaria and think of avian flu. Understanding and managing emergent diseases cannot be solved by one country or one ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Plan to set up Hong Kong’s first vet school fails to gain funding body's support

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 12:45pm by Johnny Tam and Lo Wei

    ... students and focus on research on infectious diseases and food safety instead of training vets. Wong, a government vet, said he hoped the programme would build up its life sciences research ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKU could get first expat vice-chancellor in more than a decade

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, JEFFIE LAM

    ... the 102-year-old institution from 2000 to 2002. Mathieson has been active in teaching and medical research with his main clinical interest lying in autoimmune renal diseases. Dr Leong Che-hung, chairman ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Extra corpses needed for University of Hong Kong despite rise in donors

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... during their training. Chan said the school welcomed any cadaver donation, regardless of gender, disease, or whether organs had already been donated. "We can take 60, or even 100 bodies [per ...

  8. News - China - EDUCATION

    State Council plans to move Teachers' Day to Confucius' birthday

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by XU DONGHUAN

    ... molested and given sexually transmitted diseases by their teacher in Jiangxi province. Moving Teachers' Day from September 10 to Confucius' birthday was first suggested in 2004 ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Vet school a top priority for City University

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... diseases. The university had applied to the grants committee to set up the school in 2010, but its application was turned down. "Both the government and the University Grants Committee have ...



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