Study the "communication" of infectious diseases.
Why doesn't the public follow health advice?How are our perceptions of risk formed?How to communicate disease risk?
Study the "control" of infectious diseases.
Why are disease surveillance, non-pharmaceutical Intervention, and vaccination so important?
Understand the "spread" of infectious diseases.
What is an "epidemiologic triangle"?How to study an epidemic through evidence synthesis & infectious disease modelling?
Understand the "origins" of infectious diseases.
What is an "epidemic"?What are their ecology?How have they evolved and emerged?
HKUMed experts answers question about the COVID-19 outbreak on social media.
Jointly organised by the School of Public Health and the Journalism and Media Studies Centre, addressing the basics of infectious diseases.