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20 November 2014

21st HKICC Hospice & Palliative Social Work Satellite Symposium – “The Art of Palliative Social Work – Research, Practice and Beyond”

To promote a positive attitude towards death and dying and to increase public awareness of hospice and palliative care, the 21st Hong Kong International Cancer Congress Hospice & Palliative Social Work Satellite Symposium “The Art of Palliative Social Work – Research, Practice and Beyond... Read More

15 November 2012

“Heart of Gold” Hong Kong Hospice Service Programme Extended to Hong Kong Buddhist Hospital

(Hong Kong, 15 November 2012) The tenth Hospice Centre established under the “Heart of Gold” Hong Kong Hospice Service Programme, a collaboration programme between the Hospital Authority (HA) and the Li Ka Shing Foundation (LKSF), was opened in Hong Kong Buddhist Hospital today (15 November). The... Read More

23 May 2012

The Palliative Centre of North District Hospital opens striking a chord with ‘Heart of Gold’

(Hong Kong, 23 May 2012)The Palliative Centre of North District Hospital was officially opened on 22nd May 2012. The centre provides hospice and palliative service for terminal cancer patients in a comfortable environment where patients can complete their life journey with dignity. This centre is the... Read More

27 April 2012

“Serene Teen” – New Holistic Child & Youth Wellness Centre to nourish healthy growth and development of children

  (Hong Kong, April 27, 2012) The Li Ka Shing Foundation has made a contribution to the Hospital Authority to establish “Serene Teen” – a Holistic Child and Youth Wellness Centre cum Training Centre at the Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital. The Centre, to be developed with a donation of... Read More

12 December 2009

Professor Ying-wei Wang (2nd from left), Chief, Heart Lotus Hospice, Tzuchi Hospital, Taiwan; Professor Carmen Chan (3rd from left), Professor, Nethersole School of Nursing, CUHK; Professor T F Fok, Dean (4th from left), Faculty of Medicine, CUHK; Dr Cheung Wai Lun, Director (Cluster Services)(4th from right), Hospital Authority; Professor Anthony Chan (3rd from right), Associate Dean (External Affairs), Faculty of Medicine, CUHK;Ms Agnes Tin (2nd from right), Teaching Consultant, Centre on Behavioral Health, University of Hong Kong; and representatives from Li Ka-shing Foundation attend the opening ceremony

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13 December 2007

HKU Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine and HA launch Pilot Study on Pneumococcal Vaccination

  (December 13, 2007) The Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong, in collaboration with the Hospital Authority and Department of Health, has launched a Prospective Study on the Effectiveness of Pneumococcal Vaccination in Elderly Patients in preventing pneumococcal pneumonia.... Read More