CPCE Health Conference 2019
About the Conference and CAHMR

This Conference is supported by a funding of HKD2.45 million under the Institutional Development Scheme (IDS) of the Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-Financing Degree Sector in 2018/19 of the Research Grants Council (RGC) to establish the Centre for Ageing and Healthcare Management Research (CAHMR) [Ref. no.: UGC/IDS24/18]. The School of Professional Education and Executive Development (SPEED) under CPCE (College of Professional and Continuing Education) is the grantee of this research funding. CAHMR will be inaugurated at the Opening of the Conference.

CAHMR will leverage the expertise and interest among faculty members, connecting them from a diverse array of disciplines and cultivating their scholarship in the realms of health care, health services management, finance, information technology, data science, public policy, marketing and hospitality management. The goal is to develop CAHMR into a centre of excellence with four fundamental objectives:

  1. generating novel and useful knowledge;
  2. developing research capabilities of faculty members;
  3. sharing insights with stakeholders; and
  4. informing curriculum development across related academic programmes.

14 January 2019 (Monday)
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campusplace
8 Hung Lok Road, Hung Hom, Kowloon
(MTR: Hung Hom Station Exit B1 or Whampoa Station Exit B)
Conference Chair

Professor Peter P. Yuen
Dean, College of Professional and Continuing Education (CPCE), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)

Conference Organiser

Centre for Ageing and Healthcare Management Research (CAHMR) at SPEED, PolyU

Supporting Organisations (in alphabetical order)

The conference was fully supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (Project No.: UGC/IDS24/18)

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