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Prof Joyce Ma, Prof Kelly Lai & Prof Angela Siu
Promotion of a Strength-based Approach in Understanding and Helping Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders (ADHD)
Do you associate ADHD children with a particular image? Chances are, it's a myth! The team is condensing its research insights into animation videos to help more families in need, while calling for a strength-based perspective towards these kids.
Prof Joyce Ma, Prof Kelly Lai & Prof Angela Siu | Faculty of Education, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Social Science
Prof Chung Man Cheung, Prof Angela Siu & Prof Harold Chui
Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Psychoeducation Programme for Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Hong Kong
Seldom are we aware of the asylum seekers and refugees living among us, much less their psychological needs. The team is empowering these individuals via a self-help programme.
Prof Chung Man Cheung, Prof Angela Siu & Prof Harold Chui | Faculty of Education
Prof Jean Woo(middle), Prof Ng Mee Kam & Dr Mo Kar Him
“Our Everyday. Our Borders.” A Study of Universal Accessibility in Our Built Environment in Hong Kong
Time for a stroll! Led by architects and urban planners, the elderly are discovering the city environment while airing their views on urban designs, paving the way for a walkable Hong Kong.
Prof Jean Woo(middle), Prof Ng Mee Kam & Dr Mo Kar Him | Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Social Science
Prof Virginia Yip & Prof Maggie Mai
Realising Children’s Potential in Language Development: Input and Intervention
Underprivileged kids are often "losing at the starting line" in terms of language development. The team is giving them a leg up in their golden period with a game-based learning programme.
Prof Virginia Yip & Prof Maggie Mai | Faculty of Arts
"Regardless of ethnicity, we are all co-creators of our city's culture. When communities come together with mutual respect and learning, we can make Hong Kong a real international metropolis. Let's go!"
Prof Maria Tam & Prof Raees Begum Baig
Intercultural Education in the Neighbourhood: Sustainable Community Innovation and Women’s Empowerment from the Ground up
A lack of interaction creates misunderstanding, as with Chinese Hongkongers and local ethnic minorities. The team brings together the two in intercultural activities, empowering women of minority communities in particular.
Prof Maria Tam & Prof Raees Begum Baig | Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Social Science
"This project is the evidence of translational impact on social innovation and inter-professional educational excellence for both university students and citizens in the community."
Prof Vivian Lee, Prof Janita Chau, Prof Samuel Wong & Prof David Hui
Broad Antimicrobial-resistance Service-learning & Intervention in the Community (BASIC)
The improper use and disposal of antimicrobial medicines could lead to a public health disaster. A student outreach team spread the message to the community via health check and drug collection services.
Prof Vivian Lee, Prof Janita Chau, Prof Samuel Wong & Prof David Hui | Faculty of Medicine
"Stay energetic, do what you love."
Prof Raymond Tong
3D-printed Soft Robotic Hand for Stroke Rehabilitation and Elderly Healthcare
The heavy metallic robotic arm is a thing of the past. Stroke patients can now rehab at home with custom-made soft hands that enable more hand functions.
Prof Raymond Tong | Faculty of Engineering
Dr Simon Lam
Online Parenting Programme for Families of Children Born Preterm
Premature arrival of a baby could signify months of stress and helplessness. The team is gathering a community of fellow parents for online education and mutual support.
Dr Simon Lam | Faculty of Medicine
Prof Juliana Chan & Prof Andrea Luk
Young Onset Diabetes Care Community Campaign
This silent killer is increasingly striking the younger generation, which causes severer complications. The team is calling the public's attention towards the disease with community activities.
Prof Juliana Chan & Prof Andrea Luk | Faculty of Medicine
Prof Johnson Wang, Prof Joseph Lau & Prof Phoenix Mo
Evidence-based Knowledge Transfer Program — Promoting HPV Vaccination among Men in Hong Kong Who Have Sex with Men
The evidence-based service comes with the test kit, real-time instructions and counselling. And for NGOs – worry not, the service model is self-sustainable.
Prof Johnson Wang, Prof Joseph Lau & Prof Phoenix Mo | Faculty of Medicine