Health Informatics

Health informatics course provides technological skills

Doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who have health informatics qualifications are being sought after in Hong Kong.

Saturday, 9 May, 2009, 12:00am

Academics help extend frontiers of medicine

Three new first-of-their-kind postgraduate programmes embrace a broad spectrum of topics and point to new directions in health-care education

27 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Experts seek infectious diseases database

Information must come from various sources and all doctors should have access, they say

Hong Kong must end its culture of information black-outs to build a vast central infectious diseases database linking all its doctors to tackle future outbreaks, medical experts said yesterday.

21 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Computer to chart looks of the future

A computerised 'guardian angel' may soon show how you will look in 50 years - based on the cigarettes you smoke, how much you exercise and the type of food you eat.

A government delegation will fly to the US next month to examine the computer program for possible use in Hong Kong hospitals.

13 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Chinese-language training gains ground

Informatics' programmes in China have generated a positive response, both in the increasing number of programmes and students, and the reputation as a quality training and education service provider in China.

The training courses expanded to include business and management programmes to meet the growing demand for business professionals to sustain China's development.

20 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

Hi-tech contest to boost oral health care

ENTHUSIASTS of computer games design are invited to take part in a computer games software contest for the promotion of oral health education.

11 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Doctors focus on informatics

MEDICAL informatics - the use of information technology in a medical setting - is receiving increasing attention in Hong Kong.

27 Sep 1994 - 12:00am

Medicos take the computer plunge

THE advantages offered by computerisation in the medical and health care sector will be the focus of the Medical Informatics Pavilion.

5 Oct 1993 - 12:00am