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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Sick buildings at University of Hong Kong need safety check

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial HKU buildings need safety look The University of Hong Kong has a duty to provide a healthy work and study environment for its staff and students. It is expected to conduct regular safety checks on the campus, fix the problems identified and keep the students and staff informed. Sadly, the university appears not to be doing enough on this front. Concerns have been ...

  2. York Chow welcomes action on dental school

    Posted May 04th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee The Dental Council's move to set up an accreditation process for the University of Hong Kong dental school- the first official examination of standards since 1996- was welcomed by the health minister yesterday. The accreditation, to be conducted in two years, would help improve standards, Secretary for Food and Health Dr York Chow Yat-ngok said. The South China ...

  3. New chief of doctors' group vows fight over health reforms

    Posted Aug 07th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... the number of medical students, even as the two schools fight to raise their annual intake from 250 to 320. Dr Tse graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 1978 and worked in public hospitals before moving into private practice in 1987. He campaigned against the renaming of the University of Hong Kong medical faculty after tycoon Li Ka-shing in 2005, and fiercely criticised ...

  4. Birth defects leading cause of newborn deaths, study shows

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez The rate of birth defects rose more than 150 per cent during the 1990s, making this the leading cause of death among Hong Kong newborns by 2000, according to a University ... is the honorary clinical associate professor at the department of paediatrics and adolescent medicine at the University of Hong Kong (HKU), and a consultant at Queen Mary Hospital. 'We are doing ...

  5. Backache may be gene disorder

    Posted Mar 10th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... the mutation, said Kenneth Cheung Man-chee, associate professor at Hong Kong University's department of orthopaedic surgery. A vitamin D receptor mutation in 3 per cent of the group could make them ... Linda Yeung Hong Kong scientists have discovered a genetic mutation that may significantly increase the chances of Chinese people developing a form of lower back disorder- ...

  6. Queen Mary Hospital due for facelift

    Posted Mar 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang Some buildings and facilities at Queen Mary Hospital are obsolete and must be renovated, says Dr Luk Chi-chung, the incoming chief of the Hospital Authority's Hong Kong West group of hospitals. Luk, who is the outgoing chief of the Kowloon East group of hospitals, will assume his new post in June. He said there was no timetable for the renovation work. ...

  7. HKU medical faculty 'needs to rebuild trust'

    Posted Jul 10th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee University vice-chancellor urges staff unity A 'culture of unity' is needed for the University of Hong Kong's medical school after a spate of bad publicity, the university's vice-chancellor said. Professor Tsui Lap-chee acknowledged that the medical faculty needed to rebuild harmony and restore staff morale. Leong Che-hung, a member of the university council ...

  8. $50m a year may help HK butt out

    Posted Feb 25th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez Just $50 million needs to be spent by the government on tobacco intervention each year to make a positive difference to people's lives, Hong Kong University academics ... Medicine at the University of Queensland. Professor Lapsley, who acted as an expert adviser to the HKU team, said: 'The things that the Hong Kong government can do to avoid many of those costs ...

  9. 'Be alert to global health issues'

    Posted Sep 11th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Students' Association Hong Kong, comprising students from the two medical schools in Hong Kong. Dr Ho, the founding executive officer of the Aaron Diamond AidsResearch Centre in New York, also ... in a major way. There are many things that you don't see in Hong Kong, that I would not see if I just hid in the laboratory,' he said. Michael Ni Yuxian, chairman of the medical ...

  10. Mainland mothers' emergency births rise

    Posted Sep 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... mainland wives of Hong Kong men have been given discount bookings for childbirth at four private hospitals under a Private Hospitals Association plan. But more than 50 mothers-to-be in a similar situation were excluded from the plan and are seeking help from the Mainland-Hong Kong Families Rights Association, Lam Chun-fai, a member of the association, said. Meanwhile, the New Territories ...




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