Upcoming Events

The following seminars are to be presented and may be of relevance to Faculty or their Staff and/or Students

The 6th World Conference on Research Integrity

Topics:

  • Open data, methods, access and other moves towards transparency in research;
  • Replication, reproducibility and research waste and the levers that can be used to encourage further and deeper consideration by researchers;
  • Better ways of managing research misconduct, including its operationalization in norms and standard operating procedures, and updates on better ways of trying to address it;
  • The importance of embedding education on responsible conduct of research into institutions and evidence on how this can be delivered in the most effective way;
  • Exploring how cultural differences might impact the conduct of research and need to be taken into account while fostering research integrity, like for instance ensuring proper credit and ownership in cultures which different views on authorship;
  • Ways we should conduct research so that the end-users of our research – governments, industry and the public – can trust and use the findings; that is how we ensure integrity in innovation and impact; and
  • Institutional assessment of researchers.

Venue: Grand Hall, Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, Centennial Campus of HKU

Date: 2June-5June

 

UFAW International Symposium 2019

Advancing animal welfare science: How do we get there? – Who is it good for?

Site Oud Sint-Jan, Bruges, Belgium
3rd – 4th July 2019

Lecture Series on growing biomedical and laboratory animal science communities

  • Topics
    • A general introduction of the transgenic zebra fish facility (Speaker: Prof Andrew Miller)
    • MO-based and CRISPT/Cas9 gene editing (Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Kelu)
    • Mouse Transgenic Technologies (Speaker: Dr. Siva Tsang)
    • Transgenic Services in HKUST (Speaker: Dr. Joanne Tam)
    • Management of a Transgenic Mouse Colony (Speaker: Dr. Keith Leung)
  • Venue: P4701, Purple zone, 4/F, Yeung Kin Man Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon Tong
  • Date: 4 July 2018
  • Time: 2pm – 5:30pm

     

UFAW 2018: Animal Welfare Across Borders

Conference Venue: City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Hong Kong SAR

25 and 26 October 2018

III Global Animal Law Conference

Location: Large Moot Court, 2/F,
Cheng Yu Tung Tower,
The University of Hong Kong
4-5 May 2018

Animal Welfare in the Veterinary Clinic

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Webinar Series

Animal welfare – beyond good and bad animal health (Speaker: Dr. Natasha LEE)
Session 1: 10 April 2018

Animal welfare & ethics in practical context (Speaker: Dr. Natasha LEE)
Session 2: 2 May 2018

Recent advances in animal welfare science VI

crowd of chickens

UFAW Animal Welfare Conference

Centre for Life, Newcastle, UK
28th June 2018

 

Lab Animal Pathology Seminar

27/Jul/2018, Children’s Medical Research Institute, 214 Hawkesbury Rd, Westmead, NSW, 2145