Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences

Research

The Department of Infectious Diseases and Public Health is establishing internationally competitive research programmes in the areas of animal welfare, aquatic animal health, emerging zoonotic diseases and food safety by further enhancing our research grant performance, promoting high-impact research, fostering interdisciplinary and collaborative research, strengthening PhD education, and nurturing a culture of innovation, translation and entrepreneurship. The aims will be to enhance public health, food safety, animal care, and the prevention and control of infectious diseases in Hong Kong and the region.