Category Archive: Seminar and Conferences

The 18th World Congress on Disaster & Emergency Medicine

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The 18th World Congress on Disaster & Emergency Medicine was held in Manchester, United Kingdom from 28-31 May. It is the official congress of the World Association of Disaster & Emergency Medicine and… Continue reading

Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

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World Health Leaders Meet to Discuss Disaster Risk Reduction in Global Platform The biennial Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction was held in Geneva over 21-23 May 2013. Chaired… Continue reading

Croucher Summer Course

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The Croucher Summer Course is a five-day residential summer course, which sets out to educate and inspire a small group of very promising postgraduate students and early career researchers from Hong Kong and the… Continue reading

Seminar: First Aid Training in Hong Kong

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2013 Disaster Research Seminar Series: First Aid Training in Hong Kong: A Cross-sectional Study of First Aid Training in the General Population as a Means of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Date: Monday,… Continue reading

Mental Health of Children and Adolescents in Post-Conflict Setting

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Disaster Research Seminar Series Longitudinal Mental Health of Children and Adolescents in Post-conflict settings Date: Tuesday, 5 March 2013 Time: 12:45 – 1:45pm Venue: KCTCRC 1/F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales… Continue reading

Seminar: Modeling Effects of Cholera Interventions

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As a community knowledge transfer initiative, CCOUC invited Dr. Isaac Fung, Prevention Effectiveness Fellow from the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (USA), to deliver a seminar on “The challenges of modeling the potential… Continue reading

Presenting Temperature Impact at Oxford University

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Photo by Cecilia Choi Prof. Emily Chan, CCOUC Director, was invited to give a seminar in the Oxford University Clinical Academic Graduate School (OUCAGS) on 13 November 2012. The seminar is part of… Continue reading

1st Conference of the Chinese Society of Disaster Medicine

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        The first annual academic conference of the Chinese Society of Disaster Medicine was held on 20th October in Tianjin, China. Researches from the Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and… Continue reading