USR Goal 1

Advance care planning education
Ongoing Ongoing

Advance care planning education

Patients with progressive disease or older adults with frailty and their family members generally have poor awareness about the prognosis of their illness, and often fail to recognise the need to plan for future care. Without sufficient preparation, evidence have shown that conflicts between healthcare providers and families or among family members regarding the appropriate […]
Community Capacity Building for Hearing Health: The Future of Better Hearing
Feb-Jun 2023 Feb-Jun 2023

Community Capacity Building for Hearing Health: The Future of Better Hearing

In order to reduce the risks of dementia in older people and language disorders and delayed cognitive development in children, this project is intended to build community capacity in advancing hearing health among healthcare professionals and the general public and increase communication skills and awareness among these groups about the needs of people with hearing […]
CU Allergy Week 2023
May-2023 Jun-2023

CU Allergy Week 2023

This one-day session is a part of the CU Allergy Week 2023. Teachers of kindergarten and primary schools will attend public seminars on how to treat common allergy disorders. There will also be interactive concurrent sessions that cover live demonstrations and skill development for anaphylaxis, food allergies, and paediatric eczema. The aim is to help […]
CU CHAMPION
Jun-2024 Jun-2024

CU CHAMPION

CU CHAMPION refers to The Chinese University of Hong Kong Community Health And Multi-disciplinary Partnership Interprofessional Outreach Network. Inaugurated in 2013, CU CHAMPION is a joint disciplines outreach and service learning program. As of today, CU CHAMPION consists of teachers and students from Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Social Science and Faculty […]
CUHK Social Impact Exhibitions
Upcoming Upcoming

CUHK Social Impact Exhibitions

As 2023 marks CUHK’s diamond jubilee, and as a way of showing that the University is tackling important social issues and challenges head-on with oversight and accountability, this forthcoming exhibition will showcase CUHK’s action plans, notable achievements and inspiring stories in the creation of social impact and the realization of its ambitions for change. Stay […]
Distinguished Lecture on Sustainable Development
Jul-2024

Distinguished Lecture on Sustainable Development

The Distinguished Lecture on Sustainable Development seeks to spark ideas, dialogue and collaboration between academia, philanthropy, government, business and nonprofits to advance sustainable development on local, national, and global scales. Details will be announced soon.
Educating ethnic minority groups on palliative care
Ongoing Ongoing

Educating ethnic minority groups on palliative care

The goal of palliative care is to alleviate suffering and improve the quality of life for patients who are nearing the end of their lives. Unfortunately, there is often a lack of information about palliative care, and communication between healthcare providers and patients can be insufficient. To address this issue, this project creates a culturally […]
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