Seminars

To integrate social sciences and public health, we periodically invite prominent and experienced professionals to speak at our seminars. Previous seminars organized by our Centre are listed below:

2018

Perspectives from Medical Anthropology on Behavioral Health

November 14, 2018 Pictures >>

Professor Jeanne L. Shea

***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

Motivation Interviewing 2-day workshop

September 22  & 29, 2018 Pictures >>

Mr. Tse Ka Wo, Chairman of The Chinese Association of Motivational Interviewing (CAMI) & Member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers
***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

Application of Big Data & AI in Behavioral and Public Health

June 22, 2018 Pictures >>

Dr Chen Tong, Chief Health Officer, IBM Greater China

***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

Incentives for Behavioral Health: Insights from Behavioral Economics

June 26, 2018 Pictures >>

Prof.  Jaimie Lien, Department of Decision Sciences and Managerial Economics, CUHK Business School

***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

2017

Cerebral small vessel disease, cognitive decline, and dementia: community-based studies

November 24, 2017

Prof. QIU Chengxuan

Cognitive-behavioral Approach to Coping

November 11, 2017

***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and Division of Clinical Psychology of Hong Kong Psychological Society

 

Screening tools, evaluation exercise and research support on secondary intervention program on adolescents’ resilience and mental health

June 30, 2017

Honorary consultants of “Share Respect for Life, Walk Together in Adversity Project”

303 secondary schools and more than 15 NGOs attended at Lok Sin Tong Wong Chung Ming Secondary School, Hong Kong

 

Secondary intervention program (pilot scheme) on adolescents’ resilience and mental health

June 30, 2017

Honorary consultants of “Share Respect for Life, Walk Together in Adversity Project”

(14 secondary schools and 4 NGOs attended at Lok Sin Tong Wong Chung Ming Secondary School, Hong Kong.

Introduction to Behavioral Health and Behavioral Interventions

July 17-21, 2017

***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

2016

Behavior change in chronic disease - The need to take biomedical knowledge into account

2 December 2016

Prof. Joost DEKKER, Professor of Allied Health Care, Department of Psychiatry and the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, VU University Medical Center; Chair, Research Theme Soma & Psyche, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research; Leader of research program Quality of Life, Cancer Center Amsterdam

***JCSPHPC 15th Anniversary Distinguished Lecture Series

 

Post-conference workshop: What you always wanted to know about digital health programs but have been afraid to ask?

14-15 November 2016     Pictures >>

Prof. Brian OLDENBURG, Professor and Chair, Non-Communicable Disease Control; Director of the Centre for Health Equity, University of Melbourne

***This workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

 

Grantsmanship for getting research funding: Do’s and don’ts

14 November 2016           Pictures >>

Prof. Brian OLDENBURG, Professor and Chair, Non-Communicable Disease Control; Director of the Centre for Health Equity, University of Melbourne

 

Human papillomavirus infection in teenage men who have sex with men: an observational cohort study

10 November 2016            Pictures >>

Dr. Huachun ZOU, Research Fellow, The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales

 

HIV/STI partner notification—Procedures, potentials and pitfalls

4 October 2016                   Pictures >>

Prof. Kai JONAS, Associate Professor, Department of Applied Social Psychology, Maastricht University

 

Situation of NCDs in Mainland China

18 January 2016                  Pictures >>

Prof Linhong WANG, Director of National Center for Chronic and Non-Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention

***JCSPHPC 15th Anniversary Distinguished Lecture Series

 

The Limits of volitional factors in controlling behaviour: Insights from smoking cessation

18 January 2016                   Pictures >>

Prof. Ron BORLAND, Nigel Gray Distinguished Fellow in Cancer Prevention, Cancer Council Victoria; Professorial Fellow in the School of Population Health and Department of Information Systems, University of Melbourne

***JCSPHPC 15th Anniversary Distinguished Lecture Series

 

Pre-conference workshop: Program evaluation in the ‘real world’: Dissemination and implementation Science

15 January 2016

Prof. Brian OLDENBURG, Professor and Chair, Non-Communicable Disease Control; Director of the Centre for Health Equity, University of Melbourne

Dr. Konstadina GRIVA, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, National University of Singapore

Dr. Xuefeng ZHONG, Director & Associate Chief Physician, Health Education Institute of Anhui Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), China 

***The following workshop was co-organized by the Centre for Health Behaviours Research and the Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health.

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