Inaugural Symposium on Health Equity in Hong Kong and Beyond and Student Seminar

27 – 28 May 2021 (Thursday and Friday)


The Symposium highlights significant health equity studies globally and its relation to key areas such as ageing, gender, policy and COVID-19. Lessons learnt from health equity studies in Hong Kong and its relevance to Asian economies will be discussed. Speakers include Prof Sir Michael Marmot, Director of UCL Institute of Health Equity and co-director of CUHK Institute of Health Equity, and experts from CUHK Institute of Health Equity, National Taiwan University, Seoul National University, University of Tokyo and World Health Organization.


Please click here for the detailed programme and registration.


A joint symposium with CUHK Department of Social Work and CUHK Jockey Club Institute of Ageing will be held in parallel for Social Work graduate students in CUHK. Interested students can visit this page.


The Student Seminar provides a golden opportunity for graduate students to present their research projects and exchange ideas with health equity experts. Please visit the page for programme and submission details.









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