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11 December 2010

Opening Ceremony of The 3rd Annual Palliative Care Symposium for Health Care Workers in Chinese Population

  (Hong Kong, 11 December 2010) The 3rd Annual Palliative Care Symposium for Health Care Workers in Chinese Population jointly organized by the Faculty of Medicine at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Li Ka Shing Foundation “Heart of Gold” Hong Kong Hospice Service Program was held... Read More

14 June 2010

CUHK & Shantou University Jointly Prove Acupuncture Improves Visual Outcomes in Treating Children’s Lazy Eye

  14 June 2010 Western medicine and traditional Chinese medicine appear not to be compatible at first glance because of differences in basics and theories. However, the continued effort on integrating the two to treat selected diseases has yielded encouraging results in recent years. Lazy eye (or... 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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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