05 November 2009

LKSF and Ministry of Civil Affairs launch RMB 50 million Paediatric Hernia Rehabilitation Programme in three western Provinces

  (Beijing, 5 November 2009) The Ministry of Civil Affairs today announced a joint venture with the Li Ka-shing Foundation to launch the Paediatric Hernia Rehabilitation Programme in Qinghai, Gansu and Ningxia to provide free operations for children suffering from hernia. The Foundation will commit... Read More

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

07 September 2007

Opening Ceremony of the Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences and the Li Ka Shing Medical Sciences Building at the Chinese University of Hong Kong

Saving a life requires knowledge and an empathy for those who are ill. There is an understanding that being ill is a lonely journey. Even when a friend or relative says to the patient, “I know how you feel,” we know that in reality no one truly understands the isolation and uncertainty of illness.... Read More