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  1. Schools and medical services to seek more foreign clients

    Posted Jan 08th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... The government will seek to develop the education and medical care services into industries to serve prospective clients from the mainland and other Asian countries, the chief executive said. The Trade Development Council plans to organise exhibitions abroad to promote Hong Kong's medical care services, government officials said. Mr Tung praised the high standards ...

  2. Talkback

    Posted Mar 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... understand why there are doctors who can't get hospital jobs when there is clearly a need for them. Why are medical schools accepting fewer students when there aren't enough doctors? ...

  3. Unleash Hong Kong's healing power

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lam Shiu-kum One hundred and seventeen years ago Hong Kong invested in medicine and set up a medical school. Back then the life expectancy was 26 years. It is now 80. Our longevity today ... Singapore is setting up a new medical school to bolster its critical mass of professionals (incidentally, Hong Kong is cutting the medical schools' student intake by 26 per cent), and has ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Apr 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Foreign medics face unfair obstacles I read with interest the article ('Plan for medical schools to boost intake by a third', April 11). Given the need for doctors in the public sector, this definitely would be a long-term solution to a manpower issue. However, it takes five to six years of medical school and a further five to six years to become a trained specialist. How ...

  5. Hospitals bid to widen delta push

    Posted Mar 12th 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... University Hospital this month so it can refer patients with special needs to its Kowloon Tong site for advanced treatments and operations. 'Macau does not have a medical school ... into the delta. But both are unsure how far they can go in promoting their services without falling foul of the Hong Kong Medical Council's ban on advertising by doctors. The Union Hospital's ...

  6. Gabriel Leung

    Posted Apr 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... as a minor subject. When it came to applying for medical school, I followed my father's preference and made the application. Unlike most, who played safe by applying for 10 or more schools, I applied to only two, while secretly applying to a music school. I was hoping to lose out on the medical school applications and enrol in the music school. But my plan fell through and I ended up ...

  7. The lonely road to success

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of discrimination, inequality between men and women, and unfair treatment of minority groups. I didn't think of specialising in sexology even after finishing medical school. I first went into psychiatry ... profitable medical-related profession. After I had a better grasp of what psychotherapy was about, I began to explore one of its least popular areas: sex therapy. Sex was a taboo subject in Hong ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Jun 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Hong Kong Q Is it appropriate to name a medical faculty after Li Ka-shing? May I venture to suggest a way to resolve the recent standoff on the naming of the medical school at the University of Hong Kong. Repay the generosity of Mr Li by naming the business school after him instead of the medical school. Mr Li is a successful businessman and it seems appropriate and honourable ...

  9. Medical mediators may be the answer

    Posted Oct 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... if they are unhappy with the services they receive. In a blog post written in June, Liao Xinbo, deputy director of Guangdong's health bureau, urged high school students not to choose medical school ... Fiona Tam Various cities in Guangdong announced plans last month to set up 'medical mediation commissions' to help resolve the rising number of medical disputes. The plans come ...

  10. Leading lights

    Posted Jan 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a high school teacher and then decided to go to medical school. His Hong Kong parents said they were thrilled he was a teacher. I was shocked and impressed. But then they told me why- they were ... in its third year, is modelled on the esteemed US programme that recruits graduates of top universities to teach in low-income, inner-city and rural schools. The idea of improving education ...




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