The Chinese University of Hong Kong
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jun 01, 2012 Volume 70
Office of Academic Links(China)
Delegation from Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation

A delegation led by Prof. Zhu Li-lan, President of the Board of Trustees of Ho Leung Ho Lee (HLHL) Foundation, Former Chairlady of NPC Education, Science, Culture and the Public Health Committee and also Former Minister of Science and Technology of PRC, visited the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) on 29 May 2012. Members of the delegates included Mr. DUAN Ruichun, Secretary General of the Adjudication Committee of HLHL Foundation; representatives from the Foundation, the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in HKSAR and Beijing-Hong Kong Academic Exchange Centre.

The delegation met with Prof. Joseph Sung, Vice-Chancellor; Prof. Henry Wong, Pro-Vice-Chancellor; representatives from the Institute of Digestive Diseases including Prof. Francis Chan, the Director; Prof. Yu Jun,, Prof. Wong Wai-sun and Prof. Cheng Sze-lok; and Ms. Wing Wong, Director of Academic Links (China) to understand the development and accomplishment in the field of medicine of CUHK. During the meeting, both parties also discussed how to promote research collaboration between Mainland China and Hong Kong. Thereafter, the delegation visited the Institute of Digestive Diseases to obtained more information about the latest development of the Institute's research projects.

The visit provided a valuable opportunity for the delegation to gain knowledge of the development of CUHK, especially in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology. It also established relationship and nurtured friendship between the two parties.

The Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation (HLHL) is founded in 1994 with the generous support by The S.H. Ho Foundation Limited, Dr. Leung Kau-kui, Dr. Ho Tim, and Wei Lun Foundation Limited in Hong Kong. The foundation annually bestows prizes upon excellent Chinese scholars in science and medical fields. Prof. Joseph Sung received the HLHL Advancement Prize for his outstanding research achievement in digestive disease in 2011.

From left: Mr. DUAN Ruichun, Secretary General of the Adjudication Committee of HLHL Foundation; Prof. Joseph Sung, Vice-Chancellor of CUHK; and Madam Zhu Li-lan, President of the Board of Trustees of HLHL Foundation

The delegation visits the Institute of Digestive Diseases

The delegation from HLHL Foundation receives a warm welcome in CUHK

 
 
:: Back to This Issue
:: Delegation from Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation
:: Delegation from National Office for Science and Technology Awards
:: Delegation from Fudan University
:: Visit of Party Secretary of East China Normal University
:: Cross-Strait Symposium on General Education
:: Graduate Programme Information Session in Beijing
:: State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China Retreat Camp 2012
:: 2012 Guangdong-Hong Kong Forum for Academic Exchange Heads
:: Shanghai Jiao Tong University Training Class
:: Other Important Visits
:: List of International Scientific Meetings 2012
:: Forthcoming Activities
:: The Latest Academic Exchange Agreements


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