Newsletter No. 9

cuHK Newsletter C.Y. Kwan Endowment Fund for Staff Development Awardee : Dr. Rita Sung Yu-tz, senior lecturer in paediatrics Project: To study the postoperative care of paediatric cardiac patients at the Department of Cardiology, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada Period: 18.9.89-17.10.89 Awardee : Dr. Leung Suk-fong, Sophie, lecturer in paediatrics Project: To pursue studies leading to the Diploma in Medical Education offered by the Centre for Medical Education, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK Period : one academic year in 1989-90 Awardee: Mrs. Cheng Yam Fung-khing, Frances, community nurse at the Department of Community and Family Medicine Project: To attend the WHO European Symposium on ‘Occupational Health for the 1990s’ and present a poster paper at the symposium Period: 12.3.90-17.3.90 Awardee : Mr. Chan Moung-yin, Anthony, assistant lecturer in accountancy Project: To continue his Ph.D. studies at the School of Management and Economic Studies, University of Sheffield, UK Period: 17.5.90-23.6.90 Awardee : Miss Cheung Siu-yin, instructor, Physical Education Unit Project: To continue her Ph.D. studies in sports psychology at Springfield College, Massachusetts, USA Period: 19.6.90-31.8.91 Lee Hysan Foundation Endowment Fund for Staff Development Awardee : Mr. Fung Yee-wang, lecturer in education Project: To attend a course on teacher education at Craigie College of Education in Scotland Period: 27.8.89-8.9.89 Lingnan Trustees Doctoral Business Administrative Fellowship Awardee : Mr. Leo Sin Yat-ming, lecturer in marketing Project: To pursue Ph.D. Studies at the University of British Columbia, Canada Period: 1.9.89-31.7.90 MED (Diploma Course in Management for Executive Development) Scholarships Awardee : Mr. Edmond Sin Kwok-kuen, administrative assistant, Institute of Social Studies Project: To attend the Diploma Course in Management for Executive Development Period: 7.9.89-20.7.90 K.C. Wong Education Foundation Awardee : Dr. Amy Bik-may Tsui, lecturer, English Language Teaching Unit Project: To attend the 1990 International Pragmatics Conference in Barcelona, Spain and to present a paper at the conference Period: 8.7.90-14.7.90 announcements New Inter-University Hall Construction work for the Chan Kwan-tung Inter- University Hall has already begun and will be completed by the end of 1991. The new building will be located at the eastern tip of the campus near the Yali Guest House. The New Asia - Yale-in-China Chinese Language Centre will again "offer Mandarin and Cantonese courses to the University's academic and administrative staff and their spouses. From 18th September to 4th December 1990 , the 2