Seminars

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

2015

Working with correctional populations: People not prisoners

13 January 2015

Prof. David SEAL, Professor and Vice-Chair, Doctoral Programs Director, Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

2011

Behavioural theories & health promotion

March

Professor Joseph LAU, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Workshop on motivational interviewing
January

Mr Andrew Shing-Fai LIU, HKPS, MAPS, Clinical Psychologist, Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong

2010

Updates on NGO development in mainland China
September

Mr Ma Tie Cheng, Director, Ai Zhi Yuan Zhu Center for Health and Education, Liaoning, China

The WHO Network for HIV and Health - Current strategies to address the HIV epidemic in the Asian Pacific region
August

Prof Julian GOLD, Director, Senior Specialist and Professor, Albion Street Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney

Workshop on motivational interviewing
March

Mr Andrew LIU Shing-Fai, HKPS, MAPS, Clinical Psychologist, Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong

2009

Mad Cow Disease and beef consumption in Canada - A case study of the cultural relevance in food choices
December

Prof. Josephine SMART, Ph.D, Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Calgary, Canada

Introduction to social marketing
November

Professor Joseph LAU and Ms. Janice YUE, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Use of Confirmatory Factor Analyses and Structural Equation Model in Behavioural and Medical Research
October

Prof. Kit-tai HAU, Ph.D, Chair Professor, Educational Psychology Department, Faculty of Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

HIV incidence measurements now and the way forward in Mainland China
August

Dr. Jinkou ZHAO, Senior Advisor, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Beijing, China

Megacity health: Conceptual framework
March

Prof. Alexander KRAMER, Professor and Head, Department of Public Health Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany

Applying Social Learning Theory to Develop and to Evaluate a Female Condom Promotion Program
Februrary

Prof. Kyung-Hee CHOI, Professor, Department of Medicine, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco

2008

How medical anthropology contributes to public health
October

Prof. Eleanor HOLROYD, Professor, Asian and Gender Nursing, Head, Division of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne

Preliminary results of population-based survey of pathological internet use and internet addiction in Hong Kong
May

Prof. J KIM, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health and Primary Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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